What is a Web Browser?
A Web Browser - or just "browser" - is the name given to a piece of software that enables you to view web pages on your device.
A web browser communicates with a web server, negotiating a connection, handling security, and returning data served by the web server.
Examples of popular web browsers include:
- Google Chrome
- Microsoft Edge
- Mozilla Firefox
- Apple Safari
Many web browsers are cross-platform and are available for desktops, laptops, tablets, mobile devices, phones, smart TVs, and in-car entertainment systems.
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