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'Hello' morphs into 'hola' as Chrome mobile browser adds new translator feature

The universal communicator idea picks up steam with Google's translation update for the Chrome browser.

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Alert! Study finds Internet users heed browser warnings

Security warnings displayed by Web browsers are far more effective at deterring risky Internet behavior than was previously believed, according to a new study.

Chrome packaged apps power up, snag enhanced iTunes and Bluetooth 4.0 capabilities

Google's quest to turn the browser into a platform of its own continues with new APIs designed to make Chrome's offline-enabled packaged apps more useful.

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How to fix a broken favicon

Before you go to extreme measures to restore a messed-up favicon, try this simple fix.

Windows 8 finally passes Vista in OS market share

According to Net Applications, Windows 8 is now the second most popular Windows operating system. Meanwhile, Internet Explorer 10 tops IE9.

Google's Transparency Report: Insights, not security solutions

Google has bolstered its increasingly important Transparency Report with a new section that documents the number of malware and compromised websites, but its insights don't reveal all the nuances of Internet security.

Internet Explorer 11 will land on Windows 7... someday

The latest and greatest version of Internet Explorer will end up on Windows 7, but we don't know when.

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Cookie Clearinghouse pushes 'Do Not Track' another step

Stanford University has launched an online privacy initiative meant to complement Do Not Track, an effort aimed at preventing sites from recording people's Web browsing without permission.

Strip away all of YouTube's clutter with Cleanr

This browser extension gets rid of all the distracting stuff so you can focus on what matters: the video.

Mozilla again postpones Firefox third-party cookie-blocking, this time for months

Mozilla has effectively postponed Firefox's controversial third-party cookie-blocking policy for several months.