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Andrew Kaz releases 'Internet' - revolutionary search-based web browser for Mac

Developer Andrew Kaz has released a new invention today, an all-new web browser called “Internet,” which he calls a reinvention of the internet browser.

Internet is a new kind of web browser, unique and unlike anything that has ever come before. 187 more words

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Wired to ad blocker users: pay up for ad-free site or you get nothing

Wired readers who use ad blockers, you’ve been warned.

Soon you won’t be able to get any online content from the popular tech publication unless you stop blocking their ads, or pay for the privilege of seeing no ads. 514 more words

Web Browsers

Ransomware - Part 1 - What is it?

There are two classes of ransomware – Encrypting and non-encrypting.

Non-encrypting ransomware is, by far, the most common. These usually appear as websites that take up the entire screen and cannot be easily closed, often suggesting that they are official communications from state or federal law enforcement agencies, saying that either they have detected child pornography, illegally obtained software, or similar issues, which you will be charged for if you do not pay a fee within 24-72 hours. 281 more words

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Wordpress Desktop App And The Supposed Death Of The Web

The last few updates on this blog have actually been done using the WordPress desktop app. I guess it’s just been another step in the computing world’s conversion from web to app, but personally I’ve felt different forces pulling in both directions. 532 more words

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Fake anti-malware/security and fake IT support

While these have been on-going problems for some time, we have seen a recent increase of these kind of issues. Social engineering and security vulnerabilities are being used to infect computers and collect personal information in order to defraud people, steal identities, damage computers or even just to scare them. 491 more words

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Apple fixes issue responsible for Safari web browser crashes

”Apple has fixed the bug that caused the Safari browser to crash on iPhones, iPads, and Macs around the world,” Joseph Bernstein reports for BuzzFeed News. 79 more words

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Apple's Safari Browser Has Been Crashing for Lots of Users

If you’ve experienced issues with Apple’s Safari Web browser Wednesday morning, you’re not alone. Multiple reports have indicated that a bug is causing the browser to crash on mobile and desktop devices. 234 more words