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Google moves closer to removing ad-blockers
Published in News
Monday, 03 October 2022 11:25

Google moves closer to removing ad-blockers


Good news for third party browsers

In a controversial move search engine outfit Google is getting ready to bring in a new version of Chrome which will bork ad-blockers.

Firefox maker moans about operating systems
Published in News
Monday, 26 September 2022 13:04

Firefox maker moans about operating systems


Microsoft, Google, and Apple using their browsers to shut down browser rivals 

Big Cheeses at the Mozzarella Foundation are hacked off that Microsoft, Google, and Apple are using their operating systems to steer users to their browsers and stacking the deck against rivals.

Browser Spellchucking features might be leaking your passwords
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And talking to Google and Vole

Spellchecking features added into Google Chrome and Microsoft Edge web browsers have been caught to be leaking sensitive information back to their parent companies.

Update your Chrome or a baby dies
Published in News
Thursday, 04 August 2022 11:17

Update your Chrome or a baby dies


UK Sun has a go at technology story: shokka 

UK tabloid the Sun has taken to reporting a Chrome security update in typically sensationalist style. 

Google delays plans to kill off third party cookies
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Pushes back execution again

Google's plans to kill off third-party cookies in its Chrome browser have been delayed again until late 2024. The move was last scheduled for the end of 2023, a date already pushed back from sometime this year so we can tell that the search engine outfit is really enthusiastic about making this happen.

Google’s Chrome OS Flex arrives
Published in PC Hardware
Monday, 18 July 2022 09:38

Google’s Chrome OS Flex arrives


Revives old PC in the way we used to use Linux

Google’s Chrome OS Flex has officially arrived to revive old PCs and Macs, by turning them into Chromebooks.

Chrome is faster on macOS than Safari
Published in News
Tuesday, 08 March 2022 11:59

Chrome is faster on macOS than Safari


Apple’s software genii strike again

Fruity cargo cult Apple’s programming skills have been again called into question as it turned out that its software genii can’t even make Safari fast on its on MacOS.

Market percentages are down but Firefox making a killing
Published in Network


Firefox does not need to be bigger than Chrome

Industry analysts are concerned about Firefox's future even while the big cheeses in the Mozzarella Foundation are reporting good profits.

All roads no longer lead to Chrome
Published in PC Hardware
Thursday, 03 February 2022 12:15

All roads no longer lead to Chrome


Sales of Chromebooks fall

Users are picking Windows-based devices over those running Chrome, according to beancounters at IDC.

Windows users should stop using Chrome warns Microsoft
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Pop-ups push Edge

Microsoft is warning Windows owners to stop using the Google Chrome browser and switch to Edge instead.