Slashdot Items Tagged "browser"

Date / Time Story
Friday February 17, 2017 @11:35AM Mozilla Will Deprecate XUL Add-ons Before the End of 2017
Wednesday February 15, 2017 @04:49PM JavaScript Attack Breaks ASLR On 22 CPU Architectures
Friday February 10, 2017 @01:41PM Apple Fails To Remove 'Deleted' Safari Web Browser Histories From iCloud
Friday February 10, 2017 @07:55AM Most of the Web Really Sucks If You Have a Slow Connection
Tuesday February 07, 2017 @05:22PM 72% of 'Anonymous' Browsing History Can Be Attached To the Real User
Thursday February 02, 2017 @06:01PM Windows DRM-Protected Files Used To Decloak Tor Browser Users
Monday January 30, 2017 @03:58PM Google Quietly Makes 'Optional' Web DRM Mandatory In Chrome
Monday January 30, 2017 @03:39PM Google Removes Plugin Controls From Chrome, Reports Claim
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @08:59AM Chrome To Introduce Timer To Throttle Background Pages
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @01:46PM Firefox 51 Arrives With HTTP Warning, WebGL 2 and FLAC Support
Tuesday January 24, 2017 @09:17AM Vivaldi CEO: Stop Your Anti-Competitive Practices With Edge, Microsoft!
Wednesday January 18, 2017 @09:15AM Microsoft Plans To Add an Ebook Store To Windows 10
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @12:36PM Safari Users Unable to Play Newer 4K Video On YouTube in Native Resolution
Friday January 13, 2017 @08:35AM Chrome is Getting the Ability To Play FLAC
Thursday January 12, 2017 @03:46PM Fingerprinting Methods Identify Users Across Different Browsers On the Same PC
Thursday January 12, 2017 @09:41AM Opera Neon Turns Your Web Browser Into a Mini Desktop
Thursday January 05, 2017 @04:59PM Ultrasound Tracking Could Be Used To Deanonymize Tor Users
Friday December 30, 2016 @08:30AM Firefox 52 Borrows One More Privacy Feature From the Tor Browser
Friday December 23, 2016 @02:41PM Mozilla Will Support Firefox For XP and Vista Until At Least September 2017
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @08:20PM Firefox Takes the Next Step Towards Rolling Out Multi-Process To Everyone
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @10:01AM Slashdot Asks: Why Are Browsers So Slow?
Monday December 19, 2016 @10:20AM Most Firefox Users Still Running Windows 7
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @03:20PM Flash Will Soon Be 'Click-To-Run' in Microsoft Edge
Monday December 12, 2016 @03:42PM First Version of Sandboxed Tor Browser Available
Friday December 09, 2016 @06:05PM Google Starts Using HTML5 By Default Instead of Flash For Some Chrome Users
Monday December 05, 2016 @09:40AM Opera Developer Comes With Address Bar Speculative Prerenderer Feature
Wednesday November 30, 2016 @04:56PM Firefox Zero-Day Can Be Used To Unmask Tor Browser Users
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @09:54AM Opera Browser Asked to Blacklist Pirate Sites in 'Turbo Mode'
Wednesday November 23, 2016 @09:18AM Tech Firms Seek To Frustrate Internet History Log Law
Monday November 21, 2016 @03:46PM 4K Netflix Arrives On Windows 10, But Only Via Microsoft's Edge Browser
Friday November 18, 2016 @02:52PM Windows 10 Informs Chrome and Firefox Users That Edge is 'Safer'
Thursday November 17, 2016 @03:48PM Mozilla Launches Firefox Focus, a Stripped-Down Private Browser For iOS
Tuesday November 15, 2016 @03:40PM Mozilla Releases Firefox 50
Thursday November 10, 2016 @04:53PM Browser Use On Mobile Devices Exceeds PC Browsing Worldwide: StatCounter
Thursday November 10, 2016 @03:39PM Google Says There Are Now 2 Billion Active Chrome Installs
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @07:49PM iOS WebView Bug Can Force iPhones To Make Calls While UI Freezes
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @04:42PM Google Safe Browsing Adds 'Repeat Offender' Category
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @03:17PM Google Joins Mozilla and Apple In Distrusting WoSign and StartCom Certificates
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @01:33PM Firefox Disables Loophole that Allows Sites To Track Users Via Battery Status
Friday October 28, 2016 @12:20PM Mozilla Announces Quantum, a New Browser Engine For Firefox
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @03:50PM Benchmark Battle October 2016: Chrome Vs. Firefox Vs. Edge
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @08:28PM Chrome For Android Gets Its Own Canary Channel
Thursday October 13, 2016 @12:10AM Chrome 54 Arrives With YouTube Flash Embed Rewriting To HTML5
Friday October 07, 2016 @04:16PM A French Company is Suing Apple To Open the iPhone To Rival Browsing Engines
Friday September 30, 2016 @10:24AM Chromification Continues: Firefox May Use Chrome's PDF and Flash Plugins
Monday September 26, 2016 @06:55PM Windows 10 Will Soon Run Edge In a Virtual Machine To Keep You Safe
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @03:18PM Microsoft Unveils $37 Nokia 216 Feature Phone
Tuesday September 20, 2016 @02:48PM Firefox 49 Arrives With Improvements
Thursday September 15, 2016 @03:14PM Chrome and Firefox Block Pirate Bay Over 'Harmful Programs'
Thursday September 15, 2016 @12:02PM Microsoft Reproduces Google's Battery Life Test To Show Edge Beats Chrome
Friday September 09, 2016 @04:03PM Microsoft Is Bringing WebVR To Microsoft Edge On Windows 10
Monday August 29, 2016 @09:23AM Opera Sync Users May Have Been Compromised In Server Breach
Friday August 19, 2016 @02:36PM Google Will Kill Chrome Apps For Windows, Mac, and Linux In Early 2018
Monday August 15, 2016 @09:42AM Firefox 49 For Linux Will Ship With Plug-in Free Netflix, Amazon Prime Video Support
Thursday August 11, 2016 @06:17PM Tor Promises Not To Build Backdoors Into Its Services
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @05:29PM Annoying 'Open PDF In Edge' Default Option Puts Windows 10 Users At Risk
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @04:15PM Microsoft Disables RC4 In Internet Explorer 11 and Edge
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @04:01PM Internet Archive Posted 10,000 Browser-Playable Amiga Titles
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @04:01PM Google: Chrome 53 Will 'De-Emphasize Flash In Favor of HTML5' Next Month
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @02:39PM Chrome Is Nearly Ready To Talk To Your Bluetooth Devices
Friday August 05, 2016 @09:39AM Firefox Will Try To Show You Saved Archive Of a Page Instead Of 404 Error
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @12:13PM Chrome 52 for Android Arrives With Smoother Video Playback, Faster Load Times, and Better Battery Life
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @11:46AM Firefox 48 Released With Multi-Process Support, Mandatory Add-On Signing
Friday July 29, 2016 @11:09AM Ask Slashdot: Best Browser Extensions -- 2016 Edition
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @12:26PM Firefox To Block Non-Essential Flash Content In August 2016, Require Click-To-Activate In 2017
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @03:26PM Safari Browser May Soon Be Just As Fast As Chrome With WebP Integration
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @02:54PM Windows 10 Warns Chrome and Firefox Users About Battery Drain, Recommends Switching To Edge
Monday July 18, 2016 @09:08AM Chinese Consortium's $1.24B Bid To Acquire Opera Software Fails, $600M Deal Agreed Instead
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @07:34PM Tor Project Installs New Board of Directors After Jacob Appelbaum Controversy
Monday July 04, 2016 @05:26PM Google Cast Is Now Baked Into Chrome, No Extension Needed
Friday July 01, 2016 @11:34AM Mozilla Releases First Build of Servo, Its Next-Generation Browser Engine
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @10:50AM Opera Denies Microsoft Edge Battery-Saving Claims
Friday June 17, 2016 @09:24AM Experimental Firefox Feature Lets You Use Multiple Identities While Surfing the Web
Wednesday June 08, 2016 @11:35AM Firefox Finally Confirms 'Largest Change Ever' Featuring Electrolysis In v48
Tuesday June 07, 2016 @03:55PM Firefox 47 Arrives With Synced Tabs Sidebar, Better YouTube Playback
Tuesday May 31, 2016 @11:43AM Tor Browser 6.0: Ditches SHA-1 Support, Uses DuckDuckGo For Default Search Results
Friday May 27, 2016 @03:05PM Amazon Built An Echo Simulator You Can Use In the Browser
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @03:46PM Firefox Tops Microsoft Browser Market Share For First Time
Thursday May 12, 2016 @06:35PM Mozilla Fights FBI In Court For Details On Tor Browser Hack
Thursday May 12, 2016 @05:29PM Google Launches 'Gboard' Keyboard For iOS, Featuring Built-In Google Search
Thursday May 12, 2016 @05:17PM Opera Adds Power-Saving Mode, Offers 'Up To 50 Percent' Longer Battery Life
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @11:43PM Mozilla Launches Test Pilot, A Firefox Add-On For Trying Experimental Features
Monday May 02, 2016 @11:42AM Chrome Overtakes Internet Explorer For Most Popular Desktop Browser
Friday April 22, 2016 @09:48PM Facebook Might Finally Kill Clickbait With New Algorithm Tweaks
Friday April 22, 2016 @05:47PM Over 1 Million People Use Tor To Check Facebook Anonymously Each Month
Thursday April 21, 2016 @11:48PM Turns Out That Snaps Are Not Secure In Ubuntu With X11
Thursday April 21, 2016 @04:18PM Google Search Will Soon Include Live TV Listings
Thursday April 21, 2016 @07:17AM Opera Adds Free VPN-Client With Unlimited Usage To Its Desktop Browser
Friday April 15, 2016 @05:31PM FBI May Be Hoarding a Firefox Zero-Day
Thursday April 14, 2016 @12:10AM Chrome 50 Updates Push Notifications, Drops Support For Old Windows and OS X Versions
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @03:25PM The Future of Firefox is Chrome
Saturday April 09, 2016 @12:58PM Popular Firefox Add-Ons Open Millions To New Attack
Friday April 08, 2016 @10:45AM Newspapers Try To Stop Ad-blocking Browser Brave From 'Stealing Content'
Friday April 08, 2016 @05:47AM Microsoft Edge Will Start Automatically Pausing Less Important Flash Content
Monday April 04, 2016 @11:35AM Anti-Piracy Firm Rightscorp Will Hijack Pirates' Browsers Until a Fine is Paid
Saturday April 02, 2016 @03:21PM Mozilla Co-Founder's Ad-blocking Brave Browser Will Pay You Bitcoin To See Ads
Thursday March 31, 2016 @08:21PM PHP, Python and Google Go Fail To Detect Revoked TLS Certificates
Thursday March 31, 2016 @06:43PM Microsoft Denies Edge Is Getting A Native Ad Blocker
Thursday March 31, 2016 @06:34AM CloudFlare Wants Tor To Change Or Risk CAPTCHA Blockades
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @07:13PM Microsoft Extends Its Windows Hello Login Security Features To Apps and the Web
Saturday March 19, 2016 @09:42PM Building A Global Network Of Open Source SDR Receivers
Saturday March 19, 2016 @08:49PM Pale Moon Devs Ponder Dropping Current Codebase And Starting From Scratch
Saturday March 19, 2016 @10:19AM Microsoft Working on Tool to Port Chrome Extensions to Edge
Friday March 18, 2016 @01:15PM Pwn2Own 2016 Recap: Hackers Earn $460,000 For 21 Hacks
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @11:51AM Major Browsers Add Experimental Support For WebAssembly
Thursday March 10, 2016 @07:45PM Tor Users Can Be Tracked Based On Their Mouse Movements
Wednesday March 02, 2016 @07:58PM Windows' Built-In PDF Reader Exposes Edge Browser To Hacking
Friday February 05, 2016 @11:27PM Avast SafeZone Browser Lets Attackers Access Your Filesystem
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @09:16AM Chromodo Browser Disables Key Web Security
Thursday January 21, 2016 @08:19AM Former Mozilla CEO Launches Security-Centric Browser Brave
Friday May 22, 2015 @10:05PM Chrome For Android Is Now Almost Entirely Open Source
Tuesday May 12, 2015 @12:05PM Firefox 38 Arrives With DRM Required To Watch Netflix
Sunday May 10, 2015 @10:06PM Apple Watch Hack Adds a Browser For Your Wrist
Tuesday January 27, 2015 @12:33PM Opera Founder Is Back, WIth a Feature-Heavy, Chromium-Based Browser
Tuesday January 13, 2015 @04:59PM Firefox 35 Arrives With MP4 Playback On Mac, Android Download Manager Support
Tuesday November 04, 2014 @07:58AM Internet Archive Launches Arcade of Classic Games In the Browser
Tuesday September 16, 2014 @09:27AM Browser To Facilitate Text Browsing In Emergencies
Sunday May 04, 2014 @06:22PM Help EFF Test a New Tool To Stop Creepy Online Tracking
Tuesday January 29, 2013 @08:37AM Google Offers Over $3M For Breaking Chrome OS
Thursday December 06, 2012 @09:16AM Android Options Mean "Best" Browsers Might Surprise You
Tuesday November 06, 2012 @12:52PM Gate One 1.1 Released: Run Vim In Your Browser
Tuesday October 23, 2012 @11:55AM Ask Slashdot: Seamonkey vs. Firefox — Any Takers?
Friday October 12, 2012 @07:09AM Firefox 16 Pulled To Address Security Vulnerability
Sunday July 08, 2012 @06:50PM Internet Explorer Market Share Drops To Almost 15%
Wednesday May 23, 2012 @08:45AM Chrome Browser Usage Artificially Boosted, Says Microsoft
Thursday May 10, 2012 @07:24AM Microsoft Blocks 3d-Party Browsers In Windows RT, Says Mozilla Counsel
Thursday January 05, 2012 @12:53PM Firefox 3.6 Support Ends April 2012
Tuesday January 03, 2012 @08:46AM EU Proposal Would Encourage Web Users To Flag Suspicious Web Pages
Saturday December 31, 2011 @08:49PM MAME Running In Chrome
Thursday December 22, 2011 @03:15PM Average Web Page Approaches 1MB
Tuesday December 06, 2011 @09:33AM Opera 11.60 'Tunny' Released With Ragnarök HT
Sunday November 06, 2011 @01:26PM Mozilla Developers Testing Mobile OS
Thursday October 27, 2011 @08:09AM Opera's Haakon Wium Lie On CSS, Web Standards, and More
Saturday October 08, 2011 @08:40AM Linux In JavaScript, With Persistent Storage
Sunday October 02, 2011 @06:19PM Tom's Hardware Pits Newest Firefox, Opera and Chrome Against Each Other
Tuesday September 27, 2011 @12:03PM Facebook Fixes Post Log-Out Cookie Behavior
Sunday August 14, 2011 @10:35AM Mozilla Firefox 6 Released Ahead of Schedule
Wednesday August 03, 2011 @01:50PM AptiQuant Browser/IQ Study Was Likely a Hoax
Saturday July 23, 2011 @03:19PM Ask Slashdot: Chromeless Cross-Platform Browser?
Monday June 06, 2011 @05:11AM Mozilla Labs Introduces the Webian Shell
Thursday April 14, 2011 @11:13PM Firefox 5 In Aurora Channel
Monday April 04, 2011 @08:54AM Comodo Hack May Reshape Browser Security
Monday February 28, 2011 @08:27AM Windows Browser Ballot: the Winners and the Losers
Friday February 25, 2011 @04:08AM Retro Browser War: IE6 Vs. Netscape In 2011
Friday January 14, 2011 @09:39PM Firefox 4 Beta 9 Out, Now With IndexedDB and Tabs On Titlebar
Thursday January 13, 2011 @12:55PM Mozilla To Release Firefox 4 Next Month
Monday December 06, 2010 @12:08PM Google Quashes 13 Chrome Bugs, Adds PDF Viewer
Thursday October 14, 2010 @05:10PM Opera Embraces Extensions For v.11
Wednesday September 15, 2010 @11:06AM IE 9 Beta Strips Down For Speed
Saturday July 24, 2010 @09:45PM Firefox Tab Candy Alpha
Monday July 05, 2010 @03:11AM Opera 10.60 Released, With Faster JS, WebM Video Support
Monday June 28, 2010 @11:10AM Chase Bank May Drop Support of Chrome, Opera
Thursday June 17, 2010 @05:23PM Flock Switches To Chromium For New Beta
Thursday June 10, 2010 @08:19AM Microsoft Hides Firefox Extension In Toolbar Update
Tuesday May 04, 2010 @10:31AM Why IE9 Will Not Support Codecs Other Than H.264
Monday April 12, 2010 @08:58PM Apple Approves Opera Mini For iPhone
Saturday March 20, 2010 @02:49PM Mozilla Labs To Bring Address Book To Firefox
Friday March 19, 2010 @10:35PM Google Launches 3D Driver Project For Chrome
Friday March 19, 2010 @05:34PM Opera Sees "Dramatic" Rise From Microsoft's Ballot
Tuesday March 16, 2010 @08:32PM Microsoft Previews IE9 — HTML5, SVG, Fast JS
Monday March 15, 2010 @08:18AM The Seven Hidden Browsers In the Windows Ballot
Sunday March 14, 2010 @12:11AM A Skeptical Comparison of HTML5 Video Playback To Flash
Friday March 05, 2010 @10:44AM Web Browser Grand Prix
Friday February 19, 2010 @09:29PM Details Emerge On EU-Only "Browser Choice" Screen For Windows
Monday February 01, 2010 @05:50PM IE 8 Is Top Browser, Google Chrome Is Rising Fast
Saturday January 30, 2010 @11:24PM UK Gov't Says "No Evidence" IE Is Less Secure
Saturday January 30, 2010 @03:21PM Firefox Mobile Reaches 1.0
Thursday January 21, 2010 @02:18PM Mozilla Firefox 3.6 Released
Friday November 20, 2009 @01:29PM Microsoft's Lack of Nightly Builds For IE
Wednesday November 11, 2009 @11:26AM Firefox Most Vulnerable Browser, Safari Close
Tuesday November 03, 2009 @09:26PM Firefox Passes IE6 In Browser Share
Tuesday November 03, 2009 @08:34AM X11 Chrome Reportedly Outperforms Windows and Mac Versions
Friday October 30, 2009 @06:36AM Mozilla Releases SeaMonkey 2.0
Thursday September 24, 2009 @07:50AM Microsoft Says Google Chrome Frame Makes IE Less Secure
Tuesday March 03, 2009 @06:06PM Safari Beta Takeup Tops Firefox, IE and Chrome
Tuesday July 01, 2008 @10:22AM Mozilla Pitches Firefox 3.1 Alpha For July Release
Saturday April 12, 2008 @01:29AM Flock Delivers On Promises Post 1.0
Thursday October 12, 2006 @01:19AM IE Market Share Drops to Lowest Level in Years
Thursday August 31, 2006 @12:08PM New Web Browser Leaves No Footprints
Wednesday June 21, 2006 @11:33AM Opera 9.0 Released
Wednesday June 21, 2006 @11:32AM Browsers Fighting to Keep up with the Web
Saturday June 10, 2006 @08:59AM Three 3D Web Browsers Reviewed
Thursday April 13, 2006 @04:41PM Opera Software Co-Founder Passes Away
Friday March 03, 2006 @01:25PM Mozilla Announces Extend Firefox Contest Winners