Epic, the Mozilla-based browser providing the Indian browsing experience has been upgraded and improved. Created by Bangalore-based start up, Hidden Reflex, Epic is now 70% faster. It comes with an India sidebar that supports Indian content by providing users access to the latest national and regional news from 100+ publications, 14 live television channels including 9 new channels, thousands of feature films, live cricket scores and more. Full length television shows can be accessed from channels like TV9 Gujarat and the National Geographic channel. It also has Epic Radio, which has more than 5000 radio stations with song alerts. You will even get Gmail, Facebook and Twitter alerts. One of the more coveted features of this browser is that it comes with EpicSafe, a program protecting you from over 3.3 million malicious websites.

Gaining on the competition

Gaining on the competition

In addition, Epic now adds a 'Download' button to Youtube pages, it offers to translate webpages from another language into English as part of its autotranslate function, and they've added support for the Oriya language making the total languages supported count, 13. As always, you can customize the browser with Indian themes ranging from Bollywood and cricket stars to landscapes. As part of the language support, Epic allows you to write on any webpage in one of its 13 supported languages or in its word processor, “Write”. Epic also has a range of other applications like Picture in Picture Video Sidebar, My Computer, To-do List and Maps. The browser is available for free and can be downloaded from www.epicbrowser.com.

Publish date: October 25, 2011 9:24 am| Modified date: December 18, 2013 8:48 pm

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