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Mobile browsing focus gives Apple an edge over Mozilla

The trend toward browsing from phones and tablets has helped some browser makers, dramatically in one case, but hurt others in the battle for usage share, data from a metrics firm showed.

Remains of the Day: Friends and foes

T-Mobile is firing up the iPhone compatibility, Apple's jettisoning some VPN functionality, and Google is swapping out browser engines.

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Websense: Most Java-enabled browsers vulnerable to widespread Java exploits

Most browser installations use outdated versions of the Java plug-in that are vulnerable to at least one of several exploits currently used in popular Web attack toolkits, according to statistics published by security vendor Websense.

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Review: Yandex 1.5 browser offers a lot of Cyrillic, but not much else

Yandex Browser is a Russian browser built mostly from the open-source version of Google’s Chrome.

Yontoo Trojan horse injects ads as you surf with popular Mac browsers

A Russian security firm has identified a new Trojan horse that disguises itself as an Internet plug-in.

Mozilla again rejects porting Firefox to iOS

Mozilla won't be building Firefox for iOS unless Apple changes its rules, a company executive said Saturday.

Move your bookmarks easily between computers

What do you do if you buy a new computer and want to easily move all your old bookmarks over to the new one? In this video how-to, we'll show you two ways to export bookmarks and then upload them into a browser on your new machine.

Microsoft fined for not offering browser choice

The European Commission fined Microsoft $731 million Wednesday for failing to offer a browser choice page in its upgrade to Windows 7 in 2011.

Fixing a Safari-to-Mail disconnect

Chris Breen offers advice on how to ensure that web links sent from Safari appear in the correct position in an email message.

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How to recover lost form data in your Web browser

A simple browser add-on can really save the day when all your work suddenly vanishes.

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Mozilla plans to automatically block nearly all Firefox plug-ins

The latest version of Adobe's Flash Player is the only plug-in that will be spared

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