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Tuesday, 17 May 2016

Google will start blocking Flash content in Chrome by the end of the year

Google will start blocking Flash content in Chrome by the end of the year

Google has detailed plans to begin blocking Flash content by default in Chrome by the end of the year. Is this the final nail in Flash's coffin?

Friday, 13 May 2016

Opera browser for laptops now comes with power-saving mode

Opera browser for laptops now comes with power-saving mode

The new mode is currently out on developer’s version of Opera’s browser, and its power-saving feature is able to run 50 percent longer than Google Chrome.

Tuesday, 19 Apr 2016

Vivaldi is the latest web browser targeted at power users

Vivaldi is the latest web browser targeted at power users

Sick of using your web browser? Give Vivaldi, a web browser designed for power users, a try now.

Thursday, 31 Dec 2015

AVG's Web TuneUp plugin found to expose users' data to hackers

AVG's Web TuneUp plugin found to expose users' data to hackers

A plugin from AVG designed to help protect users from online threats was found to have a security flaw that could expose users' data to hackers.

Monday, 21 Dec 2015

Google Chrome will stop supporting poorly secured sites soon

Google Chrome will stop supporting poorly secured sites soon

Does your favorite shopping site use SHA-1 certificates for securing information transmitted over the World Wide Web? Google claims that it’s unsafe, and their Chrome browser will not support sites with SHA-1 SSL certificates.

Thursday, 17 Dec 2015

Swing your lightsaber smartphone at this Star Wars escape game by Google

Swing your lightsaber smartphone at this Star Wars escape game by Google

This web-based game requires a natural affinity with the Force, a desktop running the latest Google Chrome browser, and a phone with the Chrome browser app installed.

Wednesday, 16 Dec 2015

Forget Google's Street View. Cat Street View is here!

Forget Google's Street View. Cat Street View is here!

Everybody knows what Google's Street View is, but what's Cat Street View? Hint: It's adorable, very Japanese and cats are involved.

Tuesday, 24 Nov 2015

Opera Max halves mobile data usage of music streams

Opera Max halves mobile data usage of music streams

Android users can now stream twice as much music with Opera Max, thanks to the latest update found in their data saving feature.

Friday, 13 Nov 2015

Looking for an alternative web browser on iOS? Try Mozilla's Firefox Browser

Looking for an alternative web browser on iOS? Try Mozilla's Firefox Browser

After testing its iOS Firefox browser for two months, Mozilla finally made it available for all to download on the Apple App Store. It requires iOS 8.2 or later, and is compatible with the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. It is also optimized for the iPad Pro.

Wednesday, 12 Aug 2015

Mozilla updates Firefox for Windows 10 with new look and better integration

Mozilla updates Firefox for Windows 10 with new look and better integration

Mozilla has updated Firefox for Windows 10 with a more streamlined look and the ability to use your default search engine when searching the Web via Windows 10's search field.

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