Don't-Miss Browser Stories
If you've fallen in love with the feature on your smartphone, you can have it on your PC as well—if you're willing to switch browsers.
The latest version of Adobe's Flash Player is the only plug-in that will be spared
Tired of jerky mouse-wheel movements in your browser? Chromium Wheel Smooth Scroller can help.
Google Monday announced it would again host its Pwnium hacking contest at a March security conference, but boosted the maximum amount it will pay to $3.14 million and changed the target to the browser-based Chrome OS.
Microsoft's latest IE ad, dubbed "Child of the 90s," tries to appeal to people who remember the web browser at its worst.
With a little browser hacking, you can get more info on the movies you're thinking of watching.
The search behemoth Google is following Mozilla and Apple in encrypting everyone's search queries, which will be implemented in the next version of Chrome.
Microsoft is close to wrapping up work on Internet Explorer 10 (IE10) on Windows 7, according to a report Friday.
HP TippingPoint, the long-time organizer of the annual Pwn2Own hacking contest, has revamped the challenge for the second year running and will offer cash awards exceeding half a million dollars, more than five times the amount paid out last year.
The Chrome 25 beta will also disable third-party extensions installed without users' consent.
Microsoft will release a patch on Monday for older versions of its Internet Explorer browser, deviating from its normal repair schedule due to the seriousness of the problem.
While bogus upgrades do not follow every Chrome update, security vendor GFI Software expects criminals to set more traps in the future.
Internet users should consider disabling Java in their browsers because of an exploit that can allow remote attackers to execute code on a vulnerable system, the U.S. Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT) recommended late Thursday.
The browser's mobile version is now available to 15 million more phones, Mozilla says.