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Comcast Fires Back Regarding Tor Browser Accusations
Sep 16, 2014 - in News
There's no war waged against the Tor Browser, says Comcast.
Comcast Threatening To Disconnect Tor Users?
Sep 15, 2014 - in News
Comcast may be cracking down on Tor users.
Is Chrome Sucking The Life Out Of Your Laptop's Battery?
Jul 21, 2014 - in News
A Chrome for Windows bug can drain a laptop's battery.
Microsoft Launches Dev Channel for Internet Explorer
Jun 17, 2014 - in News
Interested web surfers and developers can now download and use a Developer Channel version of Internet Explorer.
0-Day Vulnerability in Internet Explorer Threatens Windows XP
Apr 28, 2014 - in News
This can't be good for Windows XP users.
Virtual World Web Teams with Oculus, Virtuix for Holodeck
Apr 21, 2014 - in News
Virtual World Web is collaborating with Oculus VR and Virtuix.
Mozilla Scraps Firefox Metro Over Flat Adoption Rate
Mar 17, 2014 - in News
End of the line before Metro Firefox ever got off the ground.
How Google is Making Chrome Faster and Smoother
Feb 15, 2014 - in News
The need for (smooth) speed.
Mozilla Announces Plans to Play Ads in Firefox Browser
Feb 12, 2014 - in News
Mozilla today announced plans to put ads inside its Firefox browser. If you're already a Firefox user, you likely won't see any at all.
Chrome for Android/iOS Cuts Browsing Bandwidth in Half
Jan 16, 2014 - in News
Use Chrome to browse and cut down on your bandwidth consumption.
New Chrome Tags Noisy Tabs, Clones Chrome OS in Windows 8
Jan 15, 2014 - in News
Google has cloned the Chrome OS interface with this latest Chrome browser release.
Mozilla: Firefox Has No Government Backdoors
Jan 14, 2014 - in News
Mozilla wants a verification system for software.
Quake Live Launches as Standalone Client
Jan 11, 2014 - in News
Quake Live can now be played from the desktop.
Microsoft Wants to Sell You Anti-Google Mugs and T-shirts
Nov 21, 2013 - in News
Microsoft's Scroogled campaign continues.
Internet Explorer Has a New Anime Girl Mascot
Nov 9, 2013 - in News
The new face of IE is a cartoon character named Inori.
Internet Explorer 11 is Officially Available for Windows 7
Nov 7, 2013 - in News
Internet Explorer 11 is finally officially on Windows 7.
Mozilla Releases Firefox Plugin to Track Your Trackers
Oct 28, 2013 - in News
Here's a good way to see who is tracking your browsing habits.
Safari Most Usable of Mobile Browsers, Study Says
Oct 17, 2013 - in News
Fixya reports in a new study that Safari was found to be the most usable of mobile browsers.
Chrome for Windows XP to Receive Support Until 2015
Oct 16, 2013 - in News
Google announced that their Chrome browser will continue to receive patches until a full year after Microsoft cuts support.
Google May Offer Rewards For "Deep" Tracking Users
Oct 15, 2013 - in News
If Google is going to track your device use, you might as well be rewarded for it.
BBC iPlayer Radio App Adds Podcast Downloads
Oct 1, 2013 - in News
BBC iPlayer Radio just added an awesome new feature.
Mozilla: Firefox Now Deactivating Most Plug-Ins by Default
Sep 28, 2013 - in News
Mozilla is phasing out old plugin technology.
Google Like It's 1998
Sep 26, 2013 - in News
Google opens the door to the past, showing you what it was like 15 years ago.
Google Banning Most Plugins in Chrome Starting Jan 2014
Sep 25, 2013 - in News
Support for Apps and Extensions using the old Netscape Plug-in API will be purged throughout 2014.
Mozilla Launches Metro Preview Release of Firefox
Sep 24, 2013 - in News
Mozilla has launched the Metro Preview Release of Firefox.
Microsoft Launches Internet Explorer 11 RP for Windows 7
Sep 18, 2013 - in News
Windows 8 users are still waiting for their copy of IE11 to arrive next month.
Metro Firefox for Windows 8 Postponed to Late January 2014
Sep 18, 2013 - in News
Mozilla is blaming slow progress as the reason for the delay.
Firefox Metro for Windows 8 to Go Public in December
Aug 26, 2013 - in News
Firefox Metro is now offered in the Nightly build.
Microsoft Releases IE11 Dev Preview for Windows 7
Jul 27, 2013 - in News
So far vanilla Windows 8 customers are left out of the IE11 club.
Tom's Guide: 40 Free and Useful Mozilla Firefox Add-Ons
Jul 15, 2013 - in News
Check out Tom's Guide's latest story on Firefox add-ons.