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The update mechanism of the popular Drupal content management system is insecure in several ways, allowing attackers to trick administrators into installing malicious updates.
Google has been collecting information about schoolchildren's browsing habits despite signing a pledge saying it was committed to their privacy, the EFF said Tuesday.
Microsoft is bringing its Cortana virtual assistant deeper into the business world by combining its capabilities with those of Power BI, the company's business intelligence and analytics software.
The Mozilla Foundation reported increased revenue for 2014, the last year for which money from a lucrative Google search deal was included.
There's an app for everything, it seems, and increasingly an app on everything: phones, TVs, robots... and soon even the payment terminals used with chip-based bank cards.
Microsoft's Dynamics CRM 2016 software is just around the corner, and on Thursday the company revealed new details about what it will include from a customer-service perspective.
A new feature Google announced Tuesday lets people get through a whole bunch of email using machine-learning-powered smart replies.
Skype recently added a WebRTC-style feature that lets anyone join a conversation if they have a link. Here's how to set that up.
Microsoft adds a way to send a link to people you want to chat with, whether they're on Skype or not.
Locking up image files might help protect privacy, but would have serious side effects on fair use.
The decision by Eyeo, owner of the Adblock Plus browser extensions and mobile browser apps, to hand control of its acceptable ads program to an independent board has prompted the developer of another adblocker to join the program -- and sell his company.
Microsoft pushes its Skype real-time voice-translation app out of preview with support for six spoken languages.
Microsoft blames a lengthy Skype outage on a configuration snafu, and apologizes.
Windows 10 users can expect a plugin-free Skype Web app sometime later this year.
IFTTT isn't just for fetching and carrying data. It can also alert you to things--like what NASA's up to today. Here are 11 recipes to tell you when an astronaut enters or exits space, where the International Space Station is, and other NASA-buff essentials.