Google’s Chrome Web browser rallied to 7.5 percent market share in August after sliding to 7.1 percent in July, according to Net Applications. IE, Firefox and Safari held the line.
Google’s Chrome Web browser bounced back from a down July with a new high of 7.5 percent market share, according to the latest data from Net Applications.
Microsoft Internet Explorer continued to pace the market, with a 60.4 percent share, a dip from 60.7 percent in July.
Mozilla Firefox matched its July share with 22.9 percent, while Apple Safari crept up to 5.1 percent from 5 percent the prior month.
With its 7.5 percent share, Chrome boasted the biggest gain after slipping to 7.1 percent in July from 7.2 percent in June.
That’s good news for a Web browser whose innovation pace Google is looking to pick up by accelerating times between builds.