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Simplify Gmail for Google Chrome

Simply Gmail is a browser extension for Google Chrome that changes the Gmail web interface to a simpler less-cluttered version. The extension is developed by Michael Leggett, former Gmail lead designer and […]

Ghacks Deals: The Windows Server Admin & CompTIA IT Certification Bundle (97% off)

The Windows Server Admin & CompTIA IT Certification Bundle is another big elearning bundle to prep you for certification after Tuesday's Microsoft and Oracle SQL bundle. This time, it is all about […]

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Internet Archive uploads 1.3 Terabytes of lost MySpace music

MySpace, the once largest and most popular social networking site on the Internet, was used by many in the early days of the Internet for music hosting. Users of MySpace could upload […]

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About Google Chrome's Managed by your Organization entry

Google Chrome users who run a recent version of the web browser, Chrome 73 or newer, may have spotted a new entry in Chrome's main menu called "Managed by your Organization". The […]

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Chromium-based Microsoft Edge to support HD and 4K Streams (Netflix)

One of the advantages of running Microsoft Edge on Windows 10 is that you may play certain streaming content in HD or 4K resolutions. All other web browsers that you may use […]

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Windows 10 1809 KB4490481: the missing patch arrives, finally

Microsoft released the long awaited second cumulative update of the month┬áKB4490481 for Windows 10 version 1809 yesterday evening. Why did it take so long to release when cumulative updates for all other […]

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Prevent Amazon tracking with Amazon Container for Firefox

Amazon Container is a browser extension for the Mozilla Firefox web browser to isolates Amazon activity from the rest of your browsing activity. The add-on is a fork of the Google Container […]

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Microsoft is shutting down Books in Microsoft Store

Microsoft revealed today on a new support page that it is closing the books category in Microsoft Store effective immediately. Microsoft Store customers cannot buy new ebooks anymore from today on, the […]

Ghacks Deals: The Complete Microsoft & Oracle SQL Certification Bundle (98% off)

The Complete Microsoft & Oracle SQL Certification Bundle is a massive eLearning bundle that preps you to ace Microsoft and Oracle SQL certification exams. The bundle is available for just $39 currently. […]

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Protect yourself against a pure CSS data stealing attack called Exfil

CSS Exfil Protection is a browser extension for Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome that protects data against CSS Exfil attacks. Internet users who have a good understanding of online security know that […]

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Google Chrome experiment to make PWAs more discoverable on desktop

Google implemented a new experimental feature in the company's Chrome web browser recently that tries to make Progressive Web Applications (PWAs) more discoverable to users. Google's Chrome web browser supports PWAs already; […]

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Mozilla wants to combat Notification Spam in Firefox

Most modern web browsers support push notifications; websites may request to send notifications to the browser, e.g. when a new blog post is published or updates are available. Users need to accept […]


Cloudflare announces Warp VPN service

Cloudflare revealed the company's first VPN product today called Warp which it plans to launch as part of the company's application soon. April 1st is probably the worst day to make […]

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How successful will the Chromium-based Microsoft Edge browser be?

Microsoft is working on a new Chromium-based version of Microsoft Edge that will replace the current version of Edge that uses Microsoft's own rendering engine in the near future. The move is […]

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Fix "Optimization Not Available" in Optimize Drives in Windows

Microsoft's Windows operating system runs maintenance tasks including disk analysis and defragmention regularly on its own. Most Windows users and administrators don't need to run these manually anymore, but there are cases […]

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Preview Google Search results in Google Chrome

Google Results Previewer is a new browser extension for Google Chrome to preview search results directly on Google Search. Google Search lists page titles, the URL, and some descriptive words for each […]

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Sega Genesis Mini (Mega Drive) release in September 2019

Sega revealed this week that it will release a "mini-console" called the Sega Genesis Mini on September 19, 2019. Sega Genesis was the name of Sega's 16-bit console in the United States; […]

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A look at Snappy Drivers Installer Origin (update Windows device drivers)

Snappy Drivers Installer Origin is a free open source and portable program for Microsoft's Windows operating system to update device drivers. The application is a fork of Snappy Drivers Installer, a program […]