Court

Google loses bid to block Apple Safari privacy lawsuit

News 27 Mar, 2015 Rene Millman

Ruling could pave the way for Apple users to sue search giant

Taylor Swift porn domain names snatched up

Taylor Swift buys porn domain names

News 23 Mar, 2015 Adam Shepherd

Singer gets her hands on TaylorSwift.porn and TaylorSwift.adult before anyone else can

Windows 10: What we know about Project Spartan

News 17 Mar, 2015 Khidr Suleman

Next generation web browser supports native PDFs and annotations

Houses of Parliament

Cracking Tor is unacceptable and impossible, warns Parliamentary group

News 10 Mar, 2015 Joe Curtis

Trying to block darkweb browser Tor would hurt whistleblowers, and could hike up crime

Windows 10 "Spartan" web browser details emerge

News 9 Jan, 2015 Caroline Preece

Details of Microsoft's new Windows 10 web browser have begun to emerge

Internet Explorer

Internet Explorer 11 update adds support for legacy enterprise apps

News 3 Nov, 2014 Rene Millman

Software giant wants to help firms with apps that only work with older versions of Internet Explorer

Google Sign

BBC to publish links to articles removed by "Right To Be Forgotten" rule

News 20 Oct, 2014 Rene Millman

Broadcaster wants to remind readers of stories hidden by “Right to be Forgotten” rule

Chrome browser - Top 10 tips & tricks

News 13 Oct, 2014 Rene Millman

Search better, optimise settings and improve performance

Google chief lays out rules for successful emailing

News 26 Sep, 2014 Rene Millman

Respond quickly and be concise, says Schmidt

Internet Explorer

Microsoft looks to recapture market share with Internet Explorer 12

News 19 Aug, 2014 Caroline Preece

Microsoft may release Internet Explorer 12 alongside Windows 9 in an attempt to snare back users

Chrome

Google Chrome now features offline browsing option

News 19 Aug, 2014 Caroline Preece

Google Chrome has added offline web browsing for users without a stable internet connection

Internet Explorer

Microsoft to cease support for all older versions of IE by 2016

News 11 Aug, 2014 Rene Millman

Microsoft gives users and firms two years to get up to date before pulling plug on older versions of IE

Twitter

Tribunal date set for firefighter sacked over tweets

News 7 Jul, 2014 Khidr Suleman Zack Donnelly

Ashley Brown was dismissed after tweeting about pension cuts and strikes

World Cup 2014 in numbers: Most popular goals and players

News 30 Jun, 2014 Khidr Suleman

World Cup gets social with Facebook, Twitter and Google usage exploding

Microsoft releases develop-centric web browser

News 16 Jun, 2014 Alex Hamilton

Microsoft reveals its new developer-focused browser to gain ground on rivals

Internet search

Nominet launches shorter .uk domain names

News 10 Jun, 2014 Rene Millman

Stephen Fry flips switch on short domain names for the UK

Chrome

Google Chrome bags new data encryption extension

News 4 Jun, 2014 Caroline Preece

A new end-to-end extension is being added to Google's Chrome Web Store that will encrypt data and emails sent by users

Mozilla

Firefox 29 released to desktop users

News 30 Apr, 2014 Clare Hopping

Firefox 29 and Firefox for Android both feature a new homescreen design and sharing features

Firefox

Firefox 29 arrives on beta with Australis interface

News 24 Mar, 2014 Clare Hopping

Firefox 29 is the browser’s biggest design overhaul in years

Hacking

Pwn2Own competition finds exploits in major browsers

News 17 Mar, 2014 Rene Millman

Firefox most common target of participants in this year's competition.