Version History of Safari 4.1 (Tiger)

  • Performance improvements for JavaScript, Top Sites, trackpad pinch gestures
  • Faster page loading with DNS prefetching and improved page caching
  • Bing search option in the Search Field
  • Improved support for HTML5
  • Improved auto-complete in the Smart Address Field
  • Improved tabbed browsing, with the option to automatically open webpages in tabs
  • Improved Full History Search, with date indicators that show when webpages were viewed
  • Easier switching between Top Sites and Full History Search
  • Improved Private Browsing, with an icon in the Smart Address Field when Private Browsing is on
  • Improved protection from cross-site scripting with XSS auditing
  • Improved support for web applications that use JavaScript Object Notation (JSON)
  • Improved developer tools
  • Performance and stability improvements when pasting text into text fields in webpages
  • Stability improvements for auto-complete functions, PDF handling, and transferring images from Safari to iPhoto
  • Stability improvements when using Facebook and eMusic.com
  • More reliable authentication to Windows IIS
  • Fixes an issue that prevented some users from dragging files when logged into etrade.com