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Microsoft finally makes it easier to switch default browsers in Windows 11
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Microsoft finally makes it easier to switch default browsers in Windows 11

Simple one-click operation to come via an update after criticism from rivals
30 Mar 2022
Google patches second Chrome browser zero-day of 2022
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Google patches second Chrome browser zero-day of 2022

Google acted quickly to secure against the type confusion vulnerability that was under active exploitation
28 Mar 2022
Apple reveals new business features across macOS, iOS, iPadOS, and Safari
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Apple reveals new business features across macOS, iOS, iPadOS, and Safari

Apple released updated versions for operating systems across its entire ecosystem, including some interesting new additions for businesses and develop…
15 Mar 2022
Microsoft revamps Office website for business and school users
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Microsoft revamps Office website for business and school users

Customers will see new personalization and content creation features this week
11 Mar 2022
Google says Chrome is now faster than Safari on Apple Silicon
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Google says Chrome is now faster than Safari on Apple Silicon

According to Apple's own benchmarks, Chrome 99 scored the highest out of any browser ever tested
8 Mar 2022
Mozilla patches two Firefox zero-day vulnerabilities
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vulnerability

Mozilla patches two Firefox zero-day vulnerabilities

Memory bugs fixed in Firefox desktop and mobile browsers along with Mozilla's Thunderbird client
8 Mar 2022
All major browsers assemble for the first time to improve web development
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web development

All major browsers assemble for the first time to improve web development

Apple, Microsoft, Mozilla, and Google are working together to reduce the pain points developers run into when building experiences for multiple browse…
4 Mar 2022
Best Usenet providers
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Best Usenet providers

We tested and picked the best Usenet providers out there, and also share some great deals available
25 Feb 2022
Microsoft Edge poised to overtake Safari as second most popular desktop browser
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Microsoft Edge poised to overtake Safari as second most popular desktop browser

According to browser-tracking company GlobalStats, there's just a 0.3% gap between the two
22 Feb 2022
What is Microsoft Edge? Everything you need to know
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What is Microsoft Edge? Everything you need to know

Microsoft's replacement for Internet Explorer now functions as a genuine alternative to Chrome
15 Feb 2022
Google Chrome update fixes zero-day under active exploitation
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vulnerability

Google Chrome update fixes zero-day under active exploitation

Google releases a fresh wave of patches for severe vulnerabilities that could facilitate code execution and system takeover via Google Chrome
15 Feb 2022
How to take a screenshot in Chrome
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How to take a screenshot in Chrome

Chrome offers several ways to capture a screenshot, but extensions add even more features
11 Feb 2022
What is an ASPX file?
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What is an ASPX file?

We look at what this web file does and how it can be viewed
26 Jan 2022
Safari bug lets websites track browsing activity and unique identifiers
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Safari bug lets websites track browsing activity and unique identifiers

The flaw, found in Apple's WebKit browser engine, affects Safari 15 on macOS and all browsers on iOS and iPadOS 15
18 Jan 2022
Mozilla suspends cryptocurrency donations following backlash
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cryptocurrencies

Mozilla suspends cryptocurrency donations following backlash

However, the option to donate bitcoin to the Mozilla Foundation might return in the future
7 Jan 2022
Russia blocks access to Tor in censorship push
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Russia blocks access to Tor in censorship push

The Russian government has blocked access to the project's website, and default Tor bridges are no longer working
9 Dec 2021
Firefox 95 boosts protection against zero-day attacks
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Firefox 95 boosts protection against zero-day attacks

Mozilla's browser now takes a more granular approach to walling off code
7 Dec 2021
Microsoft will make it easier to change default browser in Windows 11
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Microsoft will make it easier to change default browser in Windows 11

U-turn means setting an alternative default to Edge will be easier after all
6 Dec 2021
Google offers new cookie commitments to CMA
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Google offers new cookie commitments to CMA

Tech giant proposes a privacy sandbox to replace third-party tracking on Chrome
26 Nov 2021
Mozilla to end support for Firefox Lockwise password manager
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Mozilla to end support for Firefox Lockwise password manager

Replacement service already lined up as browser specialist continues to streamline business
24 Nov 2021
What are cookies
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What are cookies

What do they do, how they work, and why does every website want you to accept them?
17 Nov 2021
UK Supreme Court blocks £3.2 billion class action against Google
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data protection

UK Supreme Court blocks £3.2 billion class action against Google

The tech giant had been accused of secretly collecting personal data from 5.4 million UK-based iPhone users
10 Nov 2021
Firefox available on Microsoft Store for first time
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Firefox available on Microsoft Store for first time

Gecko-based browser arrives after Microsoft removes restrictions
9 Nov 2021
Microsoft Edge now available for all Linux users
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Microsoft Edge now available for all Linux users

Browser graduates to stable channel
3 Nov 2021