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Microsoft Slammed For ‘Buy Now, Pay Later’ Prompt In Edge Browser

Bloatware? Addition to Edge browser promoting Zip's “buy now, pay later” scheme at checkout webpages, is slammed by users

2 months ago

Spyware Impacts Chrome Extensions, Downloaded Millions Of Times

Awake Security discover 'massive, criminal surveillance campaign' via 32 million downloads of extensions for Google's Chrome web browser

2 years ago

Mozilla Readies Firefox Premium – Report

Free version will remain unchanged, but premium browser could offer cloud storage and VPN capabilities

3 years ago

Opera 48 Gets Sharper UI & Conversion Tools To Compete In Browser Battle

The browser also comes packing a new engine under its improved interface

4 years ago

Fireball Browser Hijack Impact Revised After Microsoft Analysis

A browser hijacking operation initially reported to have 250 million victims by security firm Check Point isn't quite that large,…

5 years ago

Google Confirms Chrome Adblocker To Combat ‘Annoying, Intrusive Ads’

Google is ready to take on the web's most annoying advertisements

5 years ago

‘Quantum Compositor’ Powers Faster And More Stable Firefox Browser

Firefox for desktop also has two new themes and a redesigned permissions interface

5 years ago

Opera 44 Adds Browser Support For Apple Mac Touch Bar

Opera adds Touch Bar support along with multiple new features in browser update

5 years ago

Opera Neon Concept Browser Is ‘The Future Of The Web’

Opera has given the world a glimpse of its first ever concept browser, codenamed Opera Neon, which it hopes will…

5 years ago

iOS Users Get Privacy-Focused Onion Browser For Free

Tigas cited "recent events" as the reason for making the app free, which previously costed $0.99

5 years ago

Opera Releases Desktop Browser With Built-In VPN

Free, 'unlimited' 256-bit encrypted VPN comes with Opera's latest browser release as company says "everyone deserves to be private online"

6 years ago

Microsoft To Pull The Plug On Internet Explorer Next Week

So long IE. Microsoft confirms older versions of Internet Explorer will not longer be supported from January 12

6 years ago

Firefox 36 Gains HTTP/2 Support, Fixes Critical Vulnerabilities

Mozilla's Firefox 36 debuts with support for HTTP/2 protocol as well as 17 security advisories for vulnerabilities

7 years ago

Microsoft To Ditch Internet Explorer For ‘Spartan’ Browser?

RIP Internet Explorer? Microsoft reportedly develops an entirely new web browser for Windows 10

7 years ago

Firefox 30 Adds Security Fixes And Developer Features

Mozilla's latest web browser steps into the ring to trade punches with Chrome and Internet Explorer

8 years ago

Google Releases Chrome 31 Web Browser

Version 31 of Google's Chrome web browser has officially arrived with a number of fixes and user improvements

8 years ago

Google Tests Parental Controls In Chrome Browser Beta

The latest beta of the Chrome web browser includes the ability for parents to set limits and controls

8 years ago

Chrome Browser To Drop Old Netscape Plug-Ins

Google is to drop old Netscape plug-ins from its Chrome web browser in order to improve stability

8 years ago

Internet Explorer 11 Preview Arrives For Windows 7 Users

Windows 7 users can now take the next version of Internet Explorer (IE11) out for a test drive

8 years ago

Mozilla Releases Firefox 24 And Fixes Security Issues

Mozilla has patched a number of security issues with the release of its Firefox 24 web browser

8 years ago

Firefox 23 Arrives With Social Features And New Security

Mozilla’s Firefox 23 boasts new social-sharing features as well as mixed-content security capabilities

8 years ago

Yahoo Buys Social Web Browser Rockmelt

Rockmelt is the latest company to be bought in Yahoo's aggressive acquisition spree

8 years ago

CERN Recreates First Ever Web Page

A CERN project has recreated the first ever Web page in an effort to preserve history about the web's early…

9 years ago

Chrome 26 Beta Adds Context-Aware Spelling

Google adds an improved spellchecker, coupled with more language support, to its new Chrome browser beta

9 years ago

Internet Explorer 10 Finally Lands For Windows 7

Better late than never? Windows 7 users finally have the chance to download and run Internet Explorer 10

9 years ago

Chrome Browser Update Offers Speech Recognition Support

Google's new Chrome browser is now available for download and includes voice-recognition capabilities

9 years ago

Firefox, Chrome Browsers Demo WebRTC Comms

Users of the Firefox and Chrome browsers can now video chat without the need for pesky plug-ins

9 years ago

Chrome Browser Beta Gets Voice Recognition API

The new beta of Google'a Chrome web browser will allow users to complete tasks by using voice commands

9 years ago

Google Targets Gaming With Chrome 22 Browser

Google had made available its Chrome 22 browser that boasts improvements for computer game players

9 years ago

Chrome Browser Celebrates Fourth Birthday

Google's increasingly popular Chrome Web browser has now celebrated its fourth birthday

9 years ago