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Apple Patches 62 Bugs in Massive Safari Update

Apple today patched a record 62 vulnerabilities in Safari 5, updating the Mac and Windows browser to version 5.0.4.

Chrome, Safari Reach Record Browser Share Highs

Google's Chrome and Apple's Safari posted record numbers in January while Microsoft's Internet Explorer (IE) lost ground for the sixth month running.

iTunes, Safari Merger Qualifies as Dumb Rumor of the Day

A very iffy rumor from a not-so credible source that Apple wants to integrate iTunes into Safari should be immediately dismissed.

Internet Explorer Loses Largest Share in Two Years

Google's Chrome was the prime beneficiary of IE's slide, as the browser reached the 10% milestone.

Web Browsers Through the Ages

From Netscape and Firefox to Internet Explorer and Opera, we explore the highs and lows from two decades of the browser wars.

Collected: Apple's busy diary for 2011

With the iPhone 5 and the iPad 2.0 already in the rumor mill, what else can we expect from Apple in 2011?


Microsoft's Share of Browser Market Shrinks as IE6 Starts to Fade Away

Microsoft focused on the silver lining, despite Google's Chrome and Apple's Safari making sharp gains.

Apple Patches Critical Safari Holes

The latest fix addressed 27 vulnerabilities in Safari for both Mac and Windows, 85% of them critical bugs.

IE9 and Chrome 7 Top Early HTML5 Tests

The latest Microsoft and Google browsers deliver the best HTML5 experience, while Firefox, Opera, and Safari follow in W3C’s early conformance test suite.

The 30 Best Safari Extensions -- So Far

Apple's browser recently joined Firefox and Chrome in offering extensions. Which ones should you install?