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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.
Want to send money to a friend in Canada or Sweden without leaving home? PayPal.me is your answer.
The startup has launched a new feature that lets other companies integrate their sites and apps into Slack with a button called "Add to Slack."
In-flight broadband provider Gogo's 2Ku technology has been approved by the FAA, opening the door for data speeds up to 70Mbps.
Dropbox's new drag-and-drop feature for the web app makes it easier to use Dropbox as a bookmarks repository.
IFTTT and iOS are both handy on their own. But put them together, and they're better than ever.
If you don't like Google+ or the Chrome Hangouts app now you have a new way to chat with your Google friends online.
Rising Internet usage, plus a culture used to bargaining for used goods, provides fertile ground
The company is working with Suse and Canonical to expand its offerings
Sick of having that one ad follow you around the Internet for weeks? A new tool in pre-beta builds of Firefox could help block browser tracking across sites.