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Google releases Suspicious Site Reporter extension for Chrome

Suspicious Site Reporter is a new browser extension by Google for the company's Chrome web browser that provides users with options to report sites to the company. The extension has two main […]

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KB4501371 and KB4503288 for Windows 10 version 1809 and 1803 released

Microsoft released cumulative updates for several supported versions of the company's Windows 10 operating system on June 18, 2019. The two notable updates KB4501371 and KB4503288 are for Windows 10 version 1809 […]

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Microsoft to enforce updates for devices running Windows 10 version 1803

Microsoft plans to start enforcing updates on devices running Windows 10 version 1803 to make sure that the systems continue to receive updates released by the company. Microsoft revealed plans to enforce […]

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Firefox 68 features a new Add-ons Manager

Firefox's Add-ons Manager is one of the core components of the web browser, at least for Firefox users who install browser extensions, themes, or language packs. Mozilla plans to launch a redesigned […]

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Firefox 67.0.3 fixes 0-day vulnerability

Mozilla released a new update for the Firefox web browser, Firefox 67.0.3, on June 19, 2019 to address a 0-day vulnerability in the browser. A new Firefox ESR, Extended Support Release, version […]

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Firefox 69 gets a password generator

Mozilla is working on a new feature for the Firefox web browser that helps users generate random secure passwords when they create new accounts on the Internet. The feature is part of […]

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Microsoft Edge (Chromium) may also block media keys on Windows 10

The most recent development versions of the Chromium-based Microsoft Edge web browser comes with a new feature that uses media controls on Windows 10 devices. Google started to enable a feature in […]

Ghacks Deals: The Complete Ethical Hacking Certification Course (93% off)

The Complete Ethical Hacking Certification Course teaches key ethical hacking concepts and preps you for the Ethical Hacker exam 312-50 by the EC-Council. The course is designed for users of all experience […]

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Windows 10 black screen startup issue after installing latest patches

Some Windows 10 devices may boot to a black screen when they are started for the first time after installing the latest updates for the systems. Microsoft acknowledged the issue on June […]

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Block autoplaying video and audio in Firefox 69+ natively

Most modern web browsers mute audio content that plays automatically on websites that users visit on the Internet. Firefox started to block autoplaying audio automatically with the release of Firefox 66 which […]

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Important Changes coming to Google Photos and Google Drive

Google revealed on June 12, 2019 that it plans to "simplify the experience across Drive and Photos" by disabling the automatic synchronization of photos and videos between Google Drive and Google Photos. […]

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Prepare for a Google Chrome Color Explosion (New Tab Page)

Google's Chrome web browser is not really a browser known for its customization options when it comes to the browser's user interface; that might change soon, however, as Google engineers began to […]

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Firefox's Session Restore code is changing, bugs possible

Firefox users may experience bugs and issues related to the browser's Session Restore feature while Mozilla is working on changing the feature's code. Session Restore is a core feature of the Firefox […]

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Fake (Commercial) versions of Open Source applications on the Microsoft Store

The Microsoft Store, formerly known as Windows Store, has had its fair share of application related issues in the past that ranged from copycat applications, deceiving apps and deceptive apps being published […]

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Firefox Focus not a high priority currently

Mozilla released quite a few web browsers for Android in the past and is working on a new mobile browser for the operating system at the time of writing. One question that […]

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Krisp: mute background noise during calls

Krisp, a background noise cancelling application that was released for Mac OS X initially, is now also available for Windows devices. The application tries to address a problem that making calls on […]

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Looking for a new writer for Ghacks

I'm looking for a new writer for Ghacks to complement the articles that I'm writing each day. While I'm pretty happy with the development of the site as of late, I'd like […]

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Chrome 76 blocks sites from detecting Incognito Mode

Google Chrome 76, the next stable version of Google's web browser, will block sites from detecting whether Incognito Mode is enabled in the browser. All it took for websites up until now […]