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Mozilla Firefox Quantum available as Snap for Linux dans Informatique / Multimedia
BetaNews 2018-03-19 19:36:11

If you use Linux on the desktop, there is no shortage of great web browsers from which to choose. For instance, popular options like Firefox, Chrome, and Opera are all available. Thankfully, Microsoft Edge is nowhere to be found! Firefox is probably the most appropriate web browser to use on Linux. Why? Well, Mozilla’s open source focus is largely aligned with the Linux community. Today, Firefox...

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Ubuntu Linux-maker Canonical joins GNOME Foundation advisory board dans Informatique / Multimedia
BetaNews 2017-11-01 18:28:37

Ubuntu is a great operating system, and this year it has gotten even better. Why? The maker of the distribution, Canonical, ditched the much-maligned Unity desktop environment. Instead, the latest version of the distro uses the far-better GNOME. Not only does Ubuntu get better by using GNOME, but GNOME should improve thanks to Canonical’s contributions. Today, the GNOME Foundation Advisory board...

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Ubuntu 17.10 Artful Aardvark Beta 1 is here -- download the Linux distro now dans Informatique / Multimedia
BetaNews 2017-09-01 20:47:37

Ubuntu 17.10 should be available in October. With Canonical making GNOME the default desktop environment, and killing the much-maligned Unity, this will be the most exciting release in years. Quite frankly, the operating system had been feeling sort of stale lately, so a new default DE should shake things up. Today, the first official Beta of Ubuntu 17.10 becomes available. This pre-lease...

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Apple's MacBook Pro price hikes bolster iPad Pro-as-PC argument - Computerworld dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2016-10-31 13:25:34


Computerworld
Apple's MacBook Pro price hikes bolster iPad Pro-as-PC argument
Computerworld
Apple's dramatic price increase for its top-of-the-line MacBook Pro notebooks was aligned with the company's recent contention that the iPad Pro, when equipped with a keyboard, was a suitable substitute for a personal computer, analysts argued today.
Apple Chief Design Officer...

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Apple just gave us a $1 billion clue to its automotive aspirations - CNET dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2016-05-13 18:18:24


Newsweek
Apple just gave us a $1 billion clue to its automotive aspirations
CNET
Given the strength of car culture in America and the number of major, global automotive manufacturers based here, it's easy enough to assume that the US of A is the largest automotive market on planet Earth. But it isn't. That's China. In fact, Chinese ...
Billion-dollar Didi deal seen as...

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Apple's $1 Billion Investment in Didi Chuxing Aligned With Electric Vehicle Plans - Mac Rumors dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2016-05-13 15:23:00


Mac Rumors
Apple's $1 Billion Investment in Didi Chuxing Aligned With Electric Vehicle Plans
Mac Rumors
Didi-Chuxing Apple announced yesterday that it has invested $1 billion in Chinese ride-sharing service Didi Chuxing, but CEO Tim Cook refused to elaborate on the reasoning behind the move, beyond saying that it will help the company better understand ...
Here's why...

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Adobe isn't killing Flash, just changing the name of the tool that makes it - Macworld dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2015-12-01 23:12:51


Macworld
Adobe isn't killing Flash, just changing the name of the tool that makes it
Macworld
Adobe is changing the name of Flash Professional to Animate CC to remind you that it supports modern formats too. no flash. Comments. Susie Ochs | @sfsooz. Executive Editor, Macworld. Dec 1, 2015 3:14 PM. Score one for the late Steve Jobs. Adobe is ...
Adobe Flash Is Dead in Name...

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Mozilla blocks Flash in Firefox over 'critical security issues' - Telegraph.co.uk dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2015-07-14 12:07:58


Telegraph.co.uk
Mozilla blocks Flash in Firefox over 'critical security issues'
Telegraph.co.uk
Mozilla has blocked Adobe Flash Player in its Firefox web browser, dealing another major blow to the much-maligned software platform. On a support page, Mozilla said that all versions of Flash had been automatically disabled and were no longer usable.
Mozilla Blocks Flash Player...

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Microsoft is officially phasing out Internet Explorer - The Week Magazine dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2015-03-18 06:03:16


CNNMoney
Microsoft is officially phasing out Internet Explorer
The Week Magazine
Microsoft has at last given up on trying to shake off the dated stigma associated with Internet Explorer. The tech company announced Monday that it is phasing out the maligned browser as it focuses all of its energy on the debut of Project Spartan, Microsoft's ...
Passwords may be passé in...

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Microsoft sends Internet Explorer to tech's scrapheap - USA TODAY dans Informatique / Multimedia
Google News - Sci/Tech 2015-03-17 22:03:18


USA TODAY
Microsoft sends Internet Explorer to tech's scrapheap
USA TODAY
SAN FRANCISCO — It's the end of the line for Internet Explorer. The much maligned browser that battled Netscape to guide people around the World Wide Web was consigned to history this week by Microsoft, joining Palm Pilots, flip phones and Myspace as ...
Anything but IE: Microsoft searches for...

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