The avid user may have noticed the release is overdue, although scheduling a release over new year’s eve was probably a lost bet to begin with, so that’s why. The good news is we got some extra bug fixing time. So what did we get done? A good amount of clean-up including a revamped notebook [...]
On The Cutting Edge
Midori is blazing fast, utilizing the latest web technologies and a small
but dexterous array of extensions provide all the essential features.
HTML 5 + CSS 3
Midori handles all the latest web technologies like HTML 5 and CSS3. Listen to music on Rdio, play a game of Angry Birds, and more.
The lightweight webkit rendering engine lends it the same supremacy in speed that has spurred the growth of Google Chrome.
Midori's source code is freely available for anyone to download and modiy, leading to active development and a diverse feature set.
Small But Mighty
Midori may only be a little program, but it supports many of the most popular parts of the web, including Google, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Spotify and Rdio.
Certain sites, including YouTube and Spotify, will require Adobe Flash Player.
All About Privacy
Midori features built-in privacy tools, including script disabling, third-party cookie blocking, stripping referrer details and automatic history clearing after a set amount of time.
There's also an integrated adblocker and cookie manager installed (but not enabled) under the included extensions.
The current experimental build has had mostly positive feedback so it will be the basis for the upcoming Midori 0.5.7 for Windows. As described in detail earlier WebKit and GStreamer were updated. This also contains the latest featureset from trunk which is entering freeze now. This includes refactored tabs, better font defaults, and a number of [...]
Our new session management nicknamed tabby need a little bit more polish so we decided to go for a double length release cycle. This is a proper rewrite of the tab loading at startup and for the first time fully aware of multiple windows, able to load most recently used websites first and smart enough [...]