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  • Many Chrome browser extensions do sneaky things

    An analysis by security researchers of 48,000 extensions for Google's Chrome browser uncovered many that are used for fraud and data theft, actions that are mostly undetectable to regular users.

    Written by Jeremy Kirk20 Aug. 14 11:01
  • Google open sources PDF software library

    Google has started an open-source project for a PDF software library, which developers will be able to incorporate into applications designed for a variety of platforms.

    Written by Jeremy Kirk12 June 14 14:03
  • Microsoft goes public with browser development plans

    Aiming to provide more transparency in how it develops Internet Explorer, Microsoft has launched a website to help keep developers abreast of the latest changes and plans for the browser.

    Written by Joab Jackson29 May 14 03:09
  • How to organize your browser by using pinned tabs

    If you find yourself with 10 or more tabs open in your browser when you're working or doing research online, there's an easy way to organize them by using pinned tabs.

    Written by Melissa Aparicio03 May 14 09:13
  • Microsoft fixes IE zero-day flaw

    Microsoft has issued a patch for an Internet Explorer zero-day flaw being actively exploited by malicious hackers and that was first identified Saturday .

    Written by Juan Carlos Perez02 May 14 04:45
  • 3 Ways Technology Improves Road Race Registration

    Like most previously paper processes, road race registration has moved online. This offers convenience to runners, but it can be a headache for unprepared race directors. Here's how three organizations handle the traffic, testing and analysis of their runner registration systems.

    Written by Jen A. Miller19 March 14 15:52
  • Mozilla plans to place ads in new Firefox tabs

    Mozilla is going to show advertising to Firefox users to increase its sources of revenue that now mainly comes from Google, the company said Wednesday.

    Written by Loek Essers12 Feb. 14 11:59
  • Mozilla defers Firefox's new 'Australis' UI to April

    Mozilla last week said that the earliest its new "Australis" user interface (UI) will appear in Firefox is at the end of April, six weeks later than the company previously projected.

    Written by Gregg Keizer03 Feb. 14 14:35
  • Spammers buy Chrome extensions and turn them into adware

    Changes in Google Chrome extension ownership can expose thousands of users to aggressive advertising and possibly other threats, two extension developers have recently discovered.

    Written by Lucian Constantin20 Jan. 14 13:03