Day: September 22, 2014

‘Stop-gap’ OmniWeb posted

‘Stop-gap’ OmniWeb posted The Omni Group has released OmniWeb 4.0.6, an update to its native Cocoa Web browser for Mac OS X. This release substitutes the delayed OmniWeb 4.1. Ken Case, Omni Group director of engineering, said: “OmniWeb 4.0.6 makes note of the delay in shipping OmniWeb 4.1. We were hoping to have shipped OmniWeb 4.1 by now, but ran into issues incorporating our new JavaScript engine. “We decided that waiting and shipping a complete and solid version of 4.1 was the best thing to do but, in the meantime, 4.0.6 fixes some key compatibility issues with Mac OS...

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As Twitter hires, HP fires

As Twitter hires, HP fires With the attention given to Twitter’s IPO, one might assume that the tech industry is dependent on its success. It isn’t. Not even close. For sure, Twitter’s initial public offering in November made some people awfully rich — the social networking company’s market capitalization now ranges near $35 billion and its shares trade at around $65 apiece, more than double the share price of Hewlett-Packard stock. At best, though, Twitter is likely to remain a mid-sized employer unless it buys a television network with its eventual cash. Twitter, according to its IPO filing, has...

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