News Archive 2015

This lists recent 2015 news items, with the most recent items first. For current news, see the right sidebar on the home page. For older news items, see the news archive for 1998-2014.

Note : a news item is deleted from this list when a newer related news item is added; e.g., the news item reporting the release of Firefox 2 was deleted when Firefox 3 appeared.

2015(anchor)

This lists 2015 news items which have not been updated:

Mozilla Firefox Update problem Jul 3/2015 - Mozilla Firefox 38.1.0 ESR: Mozilla issued the 38 ESR version of Firefox to fix security issues. Users should update. [more…] [more…] [get it…]
Mozilla Firefox Update problem Jul 3/2015 - Mozilla Firefox 31.8.0 ESR: Mozilla updated the 31 ESR version of Firefox to fix security issues. Users should update. [more…] [more…] [get it…]
Mozilla Firefox Update problem Jul 2/2015 - Mozilla Firefox 39.0: Mozilla updated FF to add features, fix bugs, and fix security issues. Users should update. [more…] [get it…]
Apple QuickTime Viperware Update problem Jun 30/2015 - Apple QuickTime 7.7.7 // Windows: Apple updated its media player for Windows to fix security issues. Users should update. Caution: this will install Apple update software, even if you don’t want it. [more…] [get it…]
Apple Safari Jun 30/2015 - Apple Safari 8.0.7 // OS X 10.10: Apple updated Safari 8 for Yosemite to fix security issues. Users should update. [more…] [get it…]
Apple Safari Jun 30/2015 - Apple Safari 7.1.7 // OS X 10.9: Apple updated Safari 7 for Mavericks to fix security issues. Users should update. [more…] [get it…]
Apple Safari Jun 30/2015 - Apple Safari 6.2.7 // OS X 10.8: Apple updated Safari 6 for Mountain Lion to fix security issues. Users should update. [more…] [get it…]
K-Meleon Jun 23/2015 - K-Meleon 75 // Windows XP: the K-Meleon browser was updated; it now uses Gecko 31. Users should get it. [more…] [get it…]
W3C Jun 23/2015 - MathML 3.0: MathML was made an ISO/IEC international standard. “MathML is an XML application for describing mathematical notation and capturing both its structure and content. The goal of MathML is to enable mathematics to be served, received, and processed on the World Wide Web, just as HTML has enabled this functionality for text.” [read it…]
Unicode Consortium Jun 17/2015 - Unicode 8.0.0: the Unicode Consortium updated the Unicode Standard; the HTML character set is essentially Unicode. Related documents are the Unicode Emoji Technical Report, Collation Algorithm, IDNA Compatibility Processing, and Security Mechanisms. [more…]
Microsoft Internet Explorer ViperwareUpdate problem Jun 9/2015 - Microsoft Internet Explorer 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11: Microsoft issued a cumulative security update for IE. Users should update. Caution: Windows Update will try to install a newer version of Internet Explorer on some systems unless this is disabled. [more…] [windows update…]
Microsoft Silverlight May 12/2015 - Microsoft Silverlight 5.1.40416.0: Microsoft updated its Silverlight media player. Users should update. [get it…]
SeaMonkey Mar 23/2015 - Mozilla SeaMonkey 2.33.1: Mozilla updated SeaMonkey to fix bugs and security issues. Users should update. [more…] [more…] [get it…]
W3C Feb 26/2015 - HTML5 Image Description Extension: the W3C issued a recommendation for the HTML5 IMG longdesc attribute. [read it…]

 

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