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Google commits Chrome to support Do Not Track

Google will add support for the "Do Not Track" effort to its Chrome browser by the end of this year.

Mountain Lion: Hands on with Safari

Though Safari didn't receive as huge an overhaul in Mountain Lion as other OS X apps have, it still got some love from the folks in Cupertino. Here are a few brief impressions of Safari's new features.

Google Chrome update fixes high-severity vulnerabilities and patches Flash Player

Google released a new version of its Chrome browser on Wednesday in order to update the bundled Flash Player plug-in and address serious security vulnerabilities.

Google to pay users to track their movements online

Amid widespread concern about its new privacy policies, Google is now facing criticism over an offer to give users Amazon gift certificates if they reveal their Web activity.

Google Chrome will no longer check for revoked SSL certificates online

Google plans to remove online certificate revocation checks from future versions of Chrome, because it considers the process inefficient and slow.

Mozilla ships Firefox 10, relieves add-on updating pain

Mozilla today patched eight vulnerabilities in Firefox as it shipped the latest iteration in its rapid release schedule.

Mozilla touts Firefox impact in SOPA blackout

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 slows pace of Firefox 9 upgrades

Mozilla dramatically slowed the update pace of Firefox 9, the browser it shipped late last month.

Use Fluid to create a Gmail app on your Mac

Macworld staff writer Lex Friedman explains how to use the free Fluid app to make a standalone Gmail icon in your Dock.

Google patches Chrome, beefs up malicious file blocking tech

Google last week patched Chrome 16 and improved the download warnings in the impending Chrome 17.