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Chrome's inline extension install ban already bypassed

Developers of Chrome extensions had two main options when it came to getting Chrome users to install their extensions for the browser. They could rely on the Chrome Web Store presence and […]

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This is Firefox's upcoming about:performance page (huge improvements)

The Firefox web browser will ship with a redesigned and improved about:performance page and related functionality soon. Mozilla developers are currently working on the redesign and have enabled it partially in recent […]

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Windows users are still hit with error 0x8000FFFF

Windows administrators who install the October 2018 rollup patch on a Windows 7 device may run into error 0x8000FFFF once again. Microsoft explained when update error 0x8000FFFF  happens on Windows Update last month. It […]

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Internet Archive launches C-64 Software emulation library

The Internet Archive is on a roll. After adding more than a 1000 arcade games earlier this month, it has now created a new library for the Commodore C-64 featuring more than […]

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WPD Privacy app for Windows updated

Windows Privacy Dashboard (WPD) is a privacy-enhancing application for Microsoft Windows operating systems. The app supports all supported versions of Windows on the client and server side including Enterprise and Education editions. […]

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Firefox Update security audit results published

One of the core components of the Firefox web browser is the integrated updating system. Designed to check for new updates regularly and download & install new updates automatically, it is a […]

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Microsoft fixed the data loss issue in Windows 10 version 1809

Microsoft has corrected issues that caused data loss on systems upgraded to the company's new feature update the October 2018 Update. The company released the update on October 2, 2018 as a […]

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Microsoft Windows Security Updates October 2018 release overview

Microsoft released security updates for all versions of Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office, and other company products on the October 2018 Patch Day. October has been quite the busy month for Microsoft so […]

Ghacks Deals: The Complete Learn to Code Masterclass Bundle (97% off)

The Complete Learn to Code Masterclass Bundle is a big introductory bundle of eLearning courses that teach you programming languages and skills including C++, Java, JavaScript, C#, or HTML5 and CSS3. The […]

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Windows 10 version 1809: pay attention to Disk Cleanup settings

Disk Cleanup is a useful tool integrated in Windows that users may run to delete temporary files and old data to free up storage space. Microsoft revealed plans recently to deprecate the […]

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Google promises tighter and better privacy controls

Google announced plans yesterday to improve privacy for customers on Android, Gmail, and other services and apps that make use of Google account data. The company published findings of an internal project […]

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Google to shut down Google+

Google just announced that it will sunset the company's social networking service Google+ for consumers in the coming 10 month period. Google+ was Google's last attempt at creating a Facebook competitor that […]

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Microsoft unveils Project xCloud game streaming service

Is game streaming the next big thing? Microsoft unveiled its upcoming game streaming service Project xCloud just a moment ago on the official company blog. The fact that the company did so […]

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Firefox gets native Windows 10 notifications support

Mozilla plans to switch the notification system that Firefox uses on Windows 10 devices to the operating system's native notification system soon. Firefox users who run a Nightly version of the web […]

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Windows Media Center for Windows 10

Microsoft removed Windows Media Player from the company's Windows 10 operating system. While there are some alternatives for Windows Media Center out there that users can switch to and use, some would […]

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How to turn off Gmail's Smart Reply feature

Smart Reply is a feature on Gmail that uses algorithms and machine learning to suggest replies to emails to users of the service. The main idea behind it is to speed up […]

Microsoft moves printer drivers to Windows Update

Windows 10 administrators and users who connect printers or scanners to devices running the operating system may have noticed a change in how printer drivers are installed on the devices. Windows installation […]

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Microsoft pauses Windows 10 version 1809 rollout

Microsoft unveiled Windows 10 version 1809, the October 2018 Update for Windows 10 on October 2, 2018 officially. The company published updated tools to upgrade to a new version of Windows 10 […]