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Adblock Plus' new Firefox-based browser eradicates ads on Android devices

Forget about the add-on, the Adblock Plus mobile browser is here.

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Google Tone Chrome add-on shares URLs with nearby PCs using inaudible sound

Google Tone broadcasts addresses through sound that's inaudible to humans.

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How to easily secure your web browsing with TunnelBear's free Chrome extension

Only need VPN-like protection for your browser and not your whole desktop? Check out TunnelBear for Chrome and Chrome OS.

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URL-spoofing bug in Apple's Safari could enable hard to detect phishing attacks

A researcher developed code that can trick Safari into showing a different URL in its address bar than the one currently loaded.

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Give Wikipedia a sleek, user-friendly visual overhaul with the Wikiwand extension

Tired of dealing with Wikipedia's aging interface? Give the Wikiwand Chrome extension a try.

Google blocks Chrome extensions not found in the official Web Store

Extensions for Windows and Mac will have to be installed from Google's Web Store, a small handful of restricted business and developer exceptions aside.

Firefox 38 arrives with contentious closed-source DRM integrated by default

Firefox 38 arrives with its most controversial feature yet: a content decryption module that enables users to watch copy-protected HTML5-based video.

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Windows 10's new Edge browser: More details about what to expect post-launch

Microsoft still has a lot of work to do on its browser overhaul. Here are the features it's promising after launch.

This Chrome extension helps color-blind users see the web

If you need help discerning colors online this new Chrome extension from Google could help.

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Microsoft's Edge web browser roadmap includes more Cortana scenarios, extensions

Microsoft's Edge team outlines what developers and consumers can expect from its new Edge browser in the near future.

How to check if extensions are slowing your browser down

If you love extensions as much as I do, the problem may not be your browser but how you're using it.

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5 ways Windows 10's new Edge browser beats Internet Explorer

Microsoft's new Edge promises faster browsing, annotations and better compliance with Web standards

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Security researchers poke holes in Google's anti-phishing Chrome extension

Security researchers found nine different ways to defeat Google's Password Alert extension for Chrome.

New Firefox features will eventually be limited to secure websites only

Non-secure HTTP sites will not get access to new browser features, Mozilla said

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Microsoft's Edge browser logo pays homage to Internet Explorer

Sure, Windows 10's browser may be all-new, but Microsoft's Edge hasn't forgotten its past.