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Martin Brinkmann / gHacks Technology News:
Adblock extension for Chrome and Safari sold to unidentified buyer, joins Adblock Plus' Acceptable Ads program   —  Adblock for Chrome sold, joins Adblock Plus' Acceptable Ads program  —  Ad blocking is becoming a business.  While there are still many extensions out there that are not monetized …
Oct 2, 2015, 6:55 AMIn context
Martin Brinkmann / gHacks Technology News:
Mozilla deactivates all versions of Adobe Flash in Firefox by default, until Adobe patches security issues   —  Mozilla blocks all versions of Adobe Flash in Firefox  —  Mozilla has added all versions of Adobe Flash up to the most recent version 18.0.0.203 to the Firefox blocklist.
Jul 14, 2015, 1:40 AMIn context
Martin Brinkmann / gHacks Technology News:
Google releases Color Enhancer extension to aid the color-blind, and Animation Policy Chrome extension letting you manage how animations run   —  Two new Chrome accessibility extensions released by Google  —  Google's Accessibility team has released two new Chrome extensions recently …
May 8, 2015, 10:10 PMIn context
Martin Brinkmann / gHacks Technology News:
Virustotal's Trusted Source project attempts to limit false positives   —  Whenever I discover a new program I scan it first on the Virustotal website before running it on a local test system.  —  This initial virus check helps me determine whether an application is (likely) legitimate or not.
Feb 12, 2015, 1:40 PMIn context
Martin Brinkmann / gHacks Technology News:
Sony and Panasonic to launch 300GB optical Archival Disc in 2015   —  Archival Disc with 300 GB capacity to launch in 2015  —  Current optical disc formats are less than ideal for archiving or backup purposes due to space constraints.  —  It is often not possible to back up your root partition …
Mar 10, 2014, 12:20 PMIn context
Martin Brinkmann / gHacks Technology News:
Mozilla stops development of authentication system Persona, transfers project to community   —  Mozilla makes authentication system Persona Community Project  —  When Mozilla launched Persona under the name BrowserID back in 2012, it had big plans for the authentication service.
Mar 8, 2014, 5:15 AMIn context
Martin Brinkmann / gHacks Technology News:
Google shuts down SMS Search   —  Google SMS Search allowed users to search Google via text message.  This worked by sending an SMS to a Google phone number that contained the search query.  Google then responded to the query with information, again via SMS and free of charge to the user.
May 12, 2013, 12:30 PMIn context
Martin Brinkmann / gHacks Technology News:
Windows 8 and Internet Explorer 10 up both in April 2013 according to NetMarketShare   —  While usage statistics are not the most thorough data sets in regards to determining a products rising or falling trend throughout the months, they provide us with the means to spot trends nevertheless.
May 1, 2013, 5:25 PMIn context
Martin Brinkmann / gHacks Technology News:
Google Takeout now offering Blogger and Google+ Page exports   —  Google Takeout is a service by Google that enables account owners to save some of their data to a local system.  The takeout service makes available data from a variety of Google services including Google Drive, YouTube …
Feb 16, 2013, 11:25 PMIn context
Martin Brinkmann / gHacks Technology News:
Bios embedded Windows 8 product keys   —  If you have purchased a laptop running Windows 8 recently you may have noticed that it may not contain a small label on the back side or battery compartment listing the operating system's product key.  The question that should come up at this point …
Nov 26, 2012, 4:50 AMIn context

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Microsoft employees transform lives in biggest year yet for charitable giving  —  Giving program raised $125 million for nonprofits and schools around the world in 2015, including the company match of employee contributions.
iQ by Intel:
3D Fashion Technology Brings Sci-Fi to the Runways  —  An Eagle Borg costume made of leatherette and plastic turned fashion designer Monica Vaverová into a 3D printing pioneer in the Czech Republic.
Zoho:
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Igloo:
Sharing project successes keeps McGough employees engaged in their Igloo intranet  —  An interview with Bri Frei, Marketing Coordinator at leading construction firm, McGough.