Google on Monday withdrew as a sponsor of next month's Pwn2Own hacking contest, and will instead put as much as $1 million up for grabs if researchers can demonstrate exploits in the company's Chrome browser.
Google decided on Thursday to get behind Do Not Track, technology that lets users opt out of online tracking done by websites and Internet advertisers. So where does Do Not Track stand now? We've put together some answers for you.
Google will add support for the "Do Not Track" effort to its Chrome browser by the end of this year.
Apple was the top seller of smartphones worldwide and in the U.S. last quarter, analysts said Monday.
Mozilla today patched eight vulnerabilities in Firefox as it shipped the latest iteration in its rapid release schedule.
The iPhone may have opened the door for Apple in the enterprise, but it was the one-two punch of the iPad and revamped MacBook Air in 2010 that really did the trick, an analyst said today.
Mozilla extolled the impact of its 12-hour participation in Wednesday's anti-SOPA strike, saying Firefox users and fans generated more than a third-of-a-million emails to Congress.
Mozilla dramatically slowed the update pace of Firefox 9, the browser it shipped late last month.
Apple was the only top-five computer maker to post shipment gains in the U.S. during the final quarter of 2011, according to separate estimates from a pair of research firms.
Apple trumped all rivals in mobile shopping satisfaction during 2011's holidays, but lost to Amazon on the Web, according to Michigan-based ForeSee.
Adobe on Tuesday patched six vulnerabilities in the newest version of its popular Reader PDF viewer, making good on a late-2011 promise when it shipped an emergency update for an older edition.
Apple will sell an estimated $19 billion in Macs and iPads to enterprises in 2012, a 58% jump over the year before, a research analyst said today.
Google last week patched Chrome 16 and improved the download warnings in the impending Chrome 17.
Google penalized its own browser's search rankings over a marketing campaign that went bad, the company confirmed.
Mozilla's upgrade call last month pushed more Firefox 3.6 users to grab a newer edition than any month since June 2011, Web metrics company Net Applications says.