Internet Browser most important part of our life because in present we are totally dependent on the Internet from our morning’s crawling of social web pages to lunch’s news swiping and ending’s entertainment shows. These all things are only possible with the Internet and Internet is possible on Internet Browser.
Internet Browser is the platform for the Internet. According to its definition, Internet Browser is a set of programs which we use to run Internet and to access web pages. And if I’ll explain you it in computer terminology, then an internet browser act as a translator which convert the code of a website in which they are created in user readable form.
In our daily life we use these internet browsers for web surfing In this article, I’ll be going to tell you about different internet browsers for your windows, ios and mobile systems.
History of Internet Browser:
Tim Berner Lee, founder of first web browser and named as World Wide Web in 1990. NCSA Mosaic was the first widely used web browser.
List of Internet Browser: For Window User
As its name tells that it is a browser of Google. Launched in September 2008. Firstly, it was only for Microsoft Windows and was later introduced to macOS, ios, Linux and Android. Now google expand its chrome name by launching its different product i.e. Chromecast, Chromebook, Chrome bit, Chromebox, and Chromebase.
The WebKit layout engine is used by Google Chrome with total 27 version. DNS prefetching is used by chrome to boost up its speed. If we talk about its stability then after its version 23 the makers have claimed that improved battery life for the systems supporting Chrome’s GPU accelerated video decoding.
- It allows its users to synchronize their history, bookmark, and settings across all devices with the browser installed by sending and receiving data through a chosen Google Account.
- It clears all the web standards test with an excellent score and fully supported with HTML 5.
- Ad blocking and malware blocking is also available in Google Chrome.
- Add plugins in Google Chrome.
- As its privacy concern, incognito mode and user tracking are theirs.
Mozilla launched their browser with a tagline ” Internet for people, not profit” on November 2004. Mozilla is a free and open source web browser. This browser developed by the Mozilla foundation which is also a part of Mozilla Corporation. Mozilla at present not only running a browser but they running a mission for the whole world. The running engine is of Gecko layout which includes all web standards.
- It allows its user with the feature of blocking advertisements and Flash content, to integrating social networks and email, to assisting Web developers to debug and review live code.
- It is open source, so it invites all the enthusiastic coders to contribute to this browser.
- Pop-up blocker, anti-phishing and anti-malware warnings all are available in Mozilla Firefox and this was the first browser to allow private mode.
It is a web browser developed by Microsoft and by default comes with window 10. This is default browser of window 10. Its structure is designed for the windows specially and at present, it is available for iOs and Android users also.
This browser was developed in March 2016 and launched in August 2016 on the anniversary of Microsoft. On Microsoft store, you can avail this browser. A special type of engine named Edge HTML was developed for Microsoft Edge and this engine is fully supported to web kit layout engine.
- Maintain your online diary with the help of web notes.
- A compatible speed of browsing as compare with Firefox and chrome.
- If you are using window 10 then this is a perfect combo.
- Touch screen supports also available with Microsoft edge.
- Now available for phones also.
For iOS user:
A private browsing based browser which helps you to browse smart. According to Ghostery maker, it’s user will experience faster, cleaner and safer by detecting and blocking thousands of third-party data-tracking. Ghostery enables average internet users to protect their privacy by default, while expert users benefit from a broad set of features and settings.
Its headquarters is suited in New York and developed by Ghostery, Inc… Ghostery has its browsing extension for Chrome, Firefox, Opera and Edge. The application is available for Android and iOS.
It is free and compatible with iOS 7.0 and higher on iPhone and iPad. In this browser, you will get a turbo mode with let you to download at fast speed over a slow connection.
It runs on iOS 8.2 or later, on later, on iPhone, iPad. Before 2016 this browser is paid but now it is available free and this browser is open source. The name of its developer is Mike Tigas.
For Android User:
It ensures security for its users. It is available free on play store. It support HTML 5, add-ons, firefox sync. Instant sharing to social media sites. Available free on Google Play Store.
Chrome is not only becoming famous on the window but it also because of the first choice on android mobiles. It is developed by Google and available free on Google Play Store. In almost every phone it comes preloaded.
Its makers make this browser free and open source to invites all the enthusiastic coders to contribute their thoughts. In the brave browser, the ads blocking is fit by default. Avoid battery usage and data usage also. You will able to manage private plugins in this browser. Available free at Google Play Store.
Opera Mini Browser:
It is lite, compact and easy to use browser which comes for both android and ios. It saves your data usage with smart browsing. Features like data tracker, news updates, night mode, speed dial, private browsing, etc. available on opera mini browser. You can download it free from Google Play Store.
It is a fully featured Internet Browser for mobile users. You can enable add-ons and fast downloading is also there. Available free on Google Play Store.