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Mozilla teams up for new JavaScript video codec that eliminates need for plug-ins

The Mozilla Foundation and graphic rendering technology company Otoy have built a video codec, written with JavaScript and WebGL, that would eliminate the need for using plug-ins to view video in a browser.

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Free Game Friday: Minimalist games

Games from the new Ludum Dare challenge and other minimalist diversions.

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Internet Explorer 10 usage doubles after Microsoft triggers auto-update

Microsoft's Internet Explorer 10 (IE10) doubled its usage share last month, and now accounts for nearly 11% of all copies of IE in use, a Web measurement company said today.

Google backs off redesign of Chrome's New Tab Page

Google has apparently rethought a change to its Chrome browser that had users up in arms and has restored an older design of its popular New Tab Page in the newest beta of Chrome 27.

Free Game Friday: Yetis, ninja and more

Hack into a mainframe and play a button-mashing ninja in this week’s collection of free games.

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Open Office docs right in your browser with Chrome Office Viewer

Google's new tool adds an extra layer of convenience to Chrome, but it's not quite ready for prime time.

Should you trust that report? Open-source tool can help

'Churnalism' aims to distinguish original news stories from repackaged press releases and Wikipedia articles.

Free Game Friday: Dinosaurs, dolphins and unicorns

Beat up the sun and date a dinosaur in this week’s free games.

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Black Menu for Chrome puts all your Google services a click away

This handy extension lets you access Gmail, Calendar, Maps, Google Drive, and a lot more with just one click.

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How to restore Google Chrome's missing buttons in Windows 8

If you've installed Chrome in the new OS, you've probably noticed something missing: minimize, maximize, and close buttons.