Daily Archives: December 16, 2011

Tech news from around the web:

Google’s Chrome 15 has replaced Microsoft’s Internet Explorer 8 (IE8) as the world’s most popular browser edition, Computer World reports. During the last two weeks of November and the first week of December, according to data from StatCounter, Chrome 15 accounted for 24% of the global browser usage market, compared to IE8′s 22.9%. This is the first time that IE8 had not held the top spot since early 2010 and the first time a non-Microsoft application has led the list. Read more

Sony got plenty of whoops and cheers from an audience of gamers when it unveiled its PlayStation 3D Display at the annual E3 convention in June.

It sounded so cool. Here was a custom 3D monitor built for gamers at under $500 (£410), with a pair of the necessary glasses thrown in.

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