Tag Archives: browser

Firefox not coming to iPhone and iPad? Does anyone care?

Image Credit: AllThingsD Mozilla’s Vice President Jay Sullivan has stated that his company’s Firefox browser will not be coming iPad or iPhone until Apple relaxes its restrictions on third party browsers. Apple’s rules currently stop developers creating browsers that aren’t based on Apple’s version of WebKit. Apparently Firefox can’t be done that way….

Opera purchases Skyfire, promise to keep it separate

Skyfire, perhaps best known for bringing Adobe Flash to iOS devices, has been purchased by Opera. While Skyfire lovers may worry about the acquisition, not to worry. Opera promises that the two browsers will remain separate, even though Skyfire is now completely owned by Opera. This is interesting news, considering just a month ago it was announced that…

Opera to launch new browser on iOS and Android

Are you tired of using Safari or Chrome on your iOS device? Are you avoiding Opera’s browser because it isn’t WebKit based? Opera has been thinking about you! Opera is currently working on a new browser, named Ice, that will be released on iOS and Android. Opera’s new browser is WebKit based, as is Apple’s Safari and Google’s Chrome. Opera plans to…

iOS still atop mobile web usage charts

As is the usual, iOS is still dominating when it comes to mobile web usage verses Android. iOS users have always been known to be the data hogs, and this holds true for the past 6 months according to a chart (seen above) recently released by Chitika. Despite an overabundance of Android phones being released in that amount of time, and only one new…

Chrome for iOS app updated: features Passbook compatibility

There was once a time where I was a Chrome evangelist. I loved it. Granted, at the time I had an iPhone, a Galaxy SIII and iCloud tabs were yet to be introduced in Safari, so it made opening up pages that I already had open in my phone tabs so much easier. Now, I tend not to use it so much. My Android device is no longer with me, and iCloud tabs do…

Classic iPod brought to the browser in tribute of Steve Jobs

A lot of Steve Jobs related news has been happening today, and rightfully so. Adding to the other ways in which people are remembering the late co-founder of Apple, the web design company “Inventika Solutions”  has come up with something that is one of my favorites; a semi-functional original iPod that works inside your web browser. It works exactly…

Miss the old Nintendo games? Now you can play them in your iOS browser

Classic Nintendo games never seem to go away. Whether it be iOS, Android, OS X or Windows, there is an emulator for nearly every platform. For most platforms, it is as simple as installing an application that will emulate or run the NES “ROMs.” For iOS however, apps like that are not allowed to exist in the walled garden that is the App Store, therefore…

This Week on TiP (June 24-30) [VID]

Jake Rosati

This Week on TiP (June 24-30): Google’s Chrome browser finally hit iOS devices, Apple SVP of Hardware Engineering Bob Mansfield announced his retirement, the iPhone turns five years old, and more! – Adobe kills mobile Flash: http://tinyurl.com/6pxyzcx – Bob Mansfield retires: http://tinyurl.com/76cs7p9 – Google Chrome and Drive for iOS…

Google Chrome iPhone app review [VID]

This week Daniel reviews the much anticipated Google Chrome iPhone application. This mobile browser offers a great alternative to Apple’s mobile Safari. Main site: http://www.todaysiphone.com Facebook: http://facebook.com/todaysiphone Follow Daniel on…