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When auto-play videos play anyway

You believe you've blocked videos that auto-play in your browser, yet they continue to force themselves upon you. Chris Breen offers a solution.

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Treating a processor-hogging Chrome browser

Certain elements within Google's Chrome browser can eat up your Mac's processor in a hurry. Chris Breen offers tips for giving your CPU a rest.

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4 Web technologies that shine in iOS 8

iOS 8 promises some great enhancements to Web-centric technologies, and they underscore Apple's commitment to creating an environment in which native and Web-based software can get along just fine.

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Stream Web for iOS actually makes mobile web browsing fun

This browser app is refreshingly mobile-first.

on techhive.com

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Safari 6.1.4 and 7.0.4 address critical flaws, iOS patches missing

Apple patched 22 vulnerabilities in Safari, the majority of which could allow remote code execution.

Adblock Plus works out kinks in Safari extension

The browser extension is mostly on par with ones for Chrome and Opera

How to use pinned tabs to keep your browser organized

Keep your favorite web apps organized by using pinned tabs. We'll show you how to use the tab management tool in this video tip.

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How to selectively delete browser history

Remove individual sites or pages from your history rather than all of it. We'll show you how in this video tip.

on pcworld.com

Mozilla to strengthen SSL certificate verification in Firefox

The software maker will pay US$10,000 for any critical vulnerability found in its new certificate verification code

on pcworld.com

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Hands on: Opera Coast iPhone browser offers a different way to view the Web

Opera Software has released an iPhone version of its browser for the iPad.