Who understands the thoughts behind web browser development? There are three key web browsers and all compete to make their browser the best on the market, providing it free of charge to any user, irrespective of home or commercial use. So, how do they justify the development, resources and costs involved? Either way, the latest web browsers are certainly improving. More secure, quicker downloading of web pages and new technologies.
Mozilla Firefox 3 is the forthcoming major release and this is the fifth preview. It's still an early alpha, so shouldn't be used instead of your current browser. New features include a central password manager, an early version of the 'Places' bookmarks and an updated version of the Gecko rendering engine.
Molybdenum ditelluride is a two-dimensional material that can be easily stacked into multiple layers to create a memory cell
New light-guiding nanoscale device can control and monitor a nanoparticle trapped in a laser beam with high sensitivity
Optical traps are scientific instruments in which a focused laser beam is used to exert an attractive or repulsive force on a microscopic object to hold it in place
Scientists estimate that the exoplanet has already lost up to 35 per cent of its mass over its lifetime
The observations were made using the Atacama Array in the Chilean desert