Silk

05.05.15
Nanotube-soaked spiders spin super-strong silk
05.05.15

Nanotube-soaked spiders spin super-strong silk

Orb spider silk, already among the toughest and strongest materials found in nature, could soon ge...

By A. Tarantola,   05.05.15
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08.14.13
Amazon gives Silk browser UI a major overhaul
08.14.13

Amazon gives Silk browser UI a major overhaul

Amazon made a big deal out of the Silk browser when it launched, but we've heard little about this...

By M. Moon,   08.14.13
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09.12.12
Skype promising CD quality sound from new 'Opus' audio codec, fewer choppy calls
09.12.12

Skype promising CD quality sound from new 'Opus' audio codec, fewer choppy calls

Skype's got a new audio codec that it thinks you should be pumped about, and it's called "Opus." I...

By B. Gilbert,   09.12.12
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09.07.12
Amazon Silk browser on Kindle Fire tracks page visits to generate trends, isn't as spooky as it sounds (update: opt-out exists)
09.07.12

Amazon Silk browser on Kindle Fire tracks page visits to generate trends, isn't as spooky as it sounds (update: opt-out exists)

When you pick up that new Kindle Fire HD this fall, one of the first things you'll notice is an up...

By J. Fingas,   09.07.12
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05.02.12
Google badmouths HTTP behind its back, proposes SPDY as a speedy successor
05.02.12

Google badmouths HTTP behind its back, proposes SPDY as a speedy successor

If there's anything that Google doesn't like, it's things that collect dust. The company is famous...

By Z. Lutz,   05.02.12
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03.04.12
How would you change Amazon's Kindle Fire?
03.04.12

How would you change Amazon's Kindle Fire?

The Kindle Fire is less a tablet and more a $200 window into Amazon's storefront. The 7-inch slate...

By D. Cooper,   03.04.12
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01.04.12
Silk ported from Kindle Fire to rooted Android devices, other web browsers now jealous
01.04.12

Silk ported from Kindle Fire to rooted Android devices, other web browsers now jealous

Give it time and eventually someone will port your favorite browser to everything, even your toas...

By C. Barylick,   01.04.12
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12.21.11
Kindle Fire stops blocking Android Market site, hijacking your browser
12.21.11

Kindle Fire stops blocking Android Market site, hijacking your browser

Some of you may have noticed, when perusing the interwebs on your Kindle Fire, that a certain Goo...

By T. O'Brien,   12.21.11
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11.21.11
Galaxy Tab gets a taste of Kindle Fire, but things aren't all silky smooth
11.21.11

Galaxy Tab gets a taste of Kindle Fire, but things aren't all silky smooth

Did you jump on the bandwagon when the tablet craze hit by getting an original Galaxy Tab, but now y...

By M. Gorman,   11.21.11
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