YouTube videos now 15 minutes long

An increase in YouTube's maximum video length is one of the site's most requested features and today, Joshua Siegel, product manager for upload and video management, announces just that. The limit for Youtube videos are…

Firefox unveils a new way of tabbing

With Firefox 4 still in Alpha testing, Mozilla is looking to introduce a new feature called Tab Candy. Mozilla’s Aza Raskin says that it’s still early in testing mode but you can get it with…

Youtube reveals new embed code

Youtube (and subsequently Google) is pushing their HTML5 support by rolling out a new embed code that will come with an Adobe Flash wrapper or in a HTML5 player (the best of both worlds?). If…

Mozilla releases Firefox 4 Beta 1

Mozilla has released Firefox 4 beta 1, the first public, stable version of its next major browser.  4.1  features a brand new UI with tabs on top (reminiscent of Chrome) but adds more HTML5 support…

Download Opera 10.6 [Windows, Linux, OS X]

The Opera development team has released the final version of Opera 10.60 web browser for Windows, Mac OS X, Linux and FreeBSD.. Opera 10.60 touts a highly optimized JavaScript engine that's claimed to be 50%…

.XXX domain gets ICANN approval

The ICANN gave initial approval for the creation of the controversial .xxx domain at its conference in Brussels, for (who else aside from Vin Diesel's movie franchise) porn site use. In response and approval of…

Adobe releases Flash 10.1

Adobe has just released (quietly I might add) the Flash 10.1 plugin.  This new version supports hardware H.264 video acceleration on Windows PCs (no Mac or Linux release yet) with compatible graphics processors.  This is…

Google Chrome drops http://

It's the buzz in reddit a few days ago and it seems that the latest Chrome update for the development builds has confirmed the rumor that Google has purposely removed the http:// from the address…