browser detection

browser detection

Determining the type and version of Web browser that made a request. It is used to deliver a different Web page based on the browser's capabilities. See responsive Web design.
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Akamai Bot Manager Standard uses multiple techniques to identify bad bots, including bot reputation, browser fingerprinting, and automated browser detection. For good bots, the company maintains a database with over 1,400 known bots in 17 categories.
* "SoftChalk's Smart Mobile technology, which uses 'browser detection' to display the version of the Activity best-suited to the browser being used by the learner.
This was not only because the browsers were not mature but also because we lacked quality JavaScript libraries that could handle browser detection and act appropriately.
The new version of the software features drag and drop page set up and automatic browser detection to ensure that the portal is configured to the device being used to access it.