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Martin Brinkmann / gHacks Technology News:
Opera discontinues Opera Max, the data-saving Android app released in 2013, says it had a “substantially different value proposition than our browser products”   —  Opera Software announced the decision to discontinue Opera Max, an application for Android designed to save bandwidth and improve privacy today.
Aug 14, 2017, 12:00 PMIn context
Martin Brinkmann / gHacks Technology News:
Open source cross-platform video transcoder HandBrake updated to version 1.0.0 after 13 years of development   —  HandBrake 1.0.0, a new version of the popular open source cross-platform video converter, was released on December 24, 2016.  —  I reviewed HandBrake for the first time in the year 2007 …
Dec 26, 2016, 11:20 PMIn context
Martin Brinkmann / gHacks Technology News:
Transmission BitTorrent client released for Windows   —  The popular BitTorrent client Transmission, formerly only available for Mac OS X and Linux distributions, has been released as a binary for Windows officially.  —  The new release is not advertised yet on the project's website …
Mar 28, 2016, 9:05 AMIn context
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

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