Groupnotes: share faster

It’s fun to talk about Web content on social networks, but that information gets fractured across many different locations. Groupnotes solves that problem by using a browser add-on to put your social commenting

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 22nd, 2013 Brian Jackson

Popular security browser plugin comes to Internet Explorer

If you're still using Internet Explorer instead of having joined the many that have switched to Mozilla's Firefox or Google's Chrome for their web browsing needs, there's a new security add-on you may

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 19th, 2012 Jeff Jedras

All Hands on Tech: BlackBerry 10 alpha

If there's one thing Canada's tech industry is looking forward to in 2013, it's BlackBerry 10. Research in Motion's new operating system has been long anticipated. It will signal whether RIM will be

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 12th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Four Canadians finalists for 2012 Adobe design awards

Nov. 12 update: Adobe has announced the 2012 winners and they can be viewed in an online gallery. Canadian prize winners include Hector Herrera from OCAD University and Richelle Rogers from a joint-program

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 9th, 2012 Brian Jackson

Bug hunter bags $60,000 for hacking Chrome

During Google's Pwnium contest at the CanSecWest security conference in Vancouver on Wednesday, Russian bug hunter Sergey Glazunov demonstrated a Chrome exploit that completely defeats the browser's much touted security sandbox. Chrome is

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 8th, 2012 Lucian Constantin

6 things you need to know about Google’s new privacy policy

When you need to look something up, do you Google it? Do you enjoy watching cat videos on You Tube? Do you hang out with friends on Google+? Have a Gmail account?If so,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: March 1st, 2012 Julie Sartain

Firefox’s plan to catch Chrome in 2012

The Mozilla Foundation has big plans for Firefox in 2012 that can be summarized in two words: Google Chrome. That's not to say the Firefox browser won't have some unique features, such as

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 13th, 2012 Ian Paul

Chrome browser for Android won’t support Flash, Adobe confirms

Chrome for Android will not run Flash Player, the popular software that Apple has famously banned, Adobe confirmed yesterday.The acknowledgment was no surprise: Last November, Adobe announced it was abandoning development of Flash

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 8th, 2012 Gregg Keizer

Navigating HTML5 and competing standards bodies

The nice thing about standards is there are so many of them to choose from.That old chestnut, attributed to any number of different parties, hasbeen in circulation since long before there was an

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 18th, 2012 Serdar Yegulalp

Opera 11.6 gives businesses reason to switch browsers

Web browsers are in the news: Google's Chrome is poised to overtake Firefox as the number-two browser as Firefox struggles with market share and revenue. IE9 is increasing its market share, but mostly

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 8th, 2011 Joseph Fieber

Unleash the power of Tab: five secrets of this awesome key

Pity the unassuming workhorse of the keyboard: the Tab key. Even the Shift key gets more respect.But just because it’s unpretentious, you shouldn’t assume it does nothing more than adjust indents in a

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 22nd, 2011 Sharon Zardetto

Google Chrome security bests other browsers in two ways: researchers

Google Chrome may be a relatively new browser compared to Microsoft's Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox, but it's making better efforts on a couple of key security fronts, according to researchers at Accuvant

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 3rd, 2011 Brian Jackson

Dutch company crushed after security certificates stolen

The Dutch company that was hacked earlier this summer by certificate thieves has gone bust and shut down, its U.S.-based owner said Tuesday.DigiNotar filed for bankruptcy in a Netherland court on Monday, and

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: September 22nd, 2011 Gregg Keizer

Mozilla’s Firefox 5 released with under-the-hood changes

Mozilla yesterday delivered the final version of Firefox 5, the first edition under the new faster-release regime it kicked off earlier this year.The company also patched 10 bugs in Firefox 5, including one

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 22nd, 2011 Gregg Keizer