Google Reader officially shuts down

The Reader team has officially shut down Google Reader and the popular really simple syndication (RSS) news reader is officially offline. Trying to access the reader redirects to the about page with the following text:…

Firefox 4.0 Now available [Windows, Mac, Linux]

Mozilla has finally released the final RTM/RTW build of Firefox 4.0 and it is now available for download on Windows, Mac and Linux.  Firefox 4.0 sports a redesigned user interface (GUI) (most noticeably how tabs…

Mobile: Flash 10 runs better than HTML5

Flash is faster and much more efficient than HTML5 on mobile phones, that is if Web developer Christopher Black's conclusions hold water. Black says, "HTML5 will sit side by side with Flash. Gradient fonts, drop…

Download Internet Explorer 9 BETA

Microsoft has released the public BETA of Internet Explorer 9 and it is available for download to all Windows Vista and Windows 7 users. IE9 packs a lot of enhancements and features such as HTML5…

Sony to setup an iTunes rival

Sony is set to launch a new service that's meant to rival Apple's iTunes. The announcement was made public Wednesday, September 1 at the IFA Technology Conference fair in Berlin, Germany . Details are still…