In BriefPlus: A release candidate for Azure DevOps, Pylance gallops into VS Code and hairdressing in Teams
07 Jul 2020
Firefox 78: Protections dashboard, new developer features... and the end of the line for older macOS versions
New Regular Expression evaluator borrowed from Chromium V8 – a sign of more collaboration to come?
01 Jul 2020
Features vs compatibility: Google Chrome team promises more 'rigour', but what does that mean?
Fixing scrolling issues and CSS flexbox but fears of browser monoculture remain
22 Jun 2020
When open source isn't enough: Fancy a de-Googled Chromium? How about some Microsoft-free VS Code?
Escaping telemetry might seem attractive, but there are downsides too
09 Jun 2020
Pre-authentication, remote root hole in call-center software? Thanks, Cisco. Just what a long weekend needs
RoundupThis and more bits and bytes from infosec world
25 May 2020
Vivaldi browser to perform a symphony of ad and tracker blocking with version 3.0
Oslo outfit also unveils first stable release for Android
22 Apr 2020
Chrome 81 beta hooks browser up to Web NFC, augmented-reality features
'Web apps should be able to do anything native apps can'
17 Feb 2020
Terrifying bug in WhatsApp allows hackers to steal files. So get patching all nine of you using it on the desktop
Dear Facebook, please keep up with Electron and Chromium fixes, ta
05 Feb 2020
Vivaldi opens up an exciting new front in the browser wars, seeks to get around blocking with cunning code
All Chromium browsers are equal, but some smell more equal than others
19 Dec 2019
White Screen of Death: Admins up in arms after experimental Google emission borks Chrome
Change rolled back, but it's not a good look
15 Nov 2019
Phone home: Indie Chromium browser Vivaldi goes mobile
Hands OnDesktop browser fans – and Vulture Central – get an Android client to play with
09 Sep 2019
Allowlist, not whitelist. Blocklist, not blacklist. Goodbye, wtf. Microsoft scans Chromium code, lops off offensive words
Redmond suggests nuking 'profanity, geopolitical, diversity' terms from browser source
03 Sep 2019
Microsoft Chrom... Edge hits beta as new browser prepped for biz testing
Where will you stand now that Redmond has raised the web-surfing stakes?
20 Aug 2019
Microsoft adds Internet Explorer mode to Chromium Edge, announces roadmap
Enterprise features including support for hated ancient browser ready to evaluate
17 Jul 2019
Kids can be so crurl: Lead dev unchuffed with Google's plan to remake curl in its own image
'Why use a copy when the original is free, proven and battle-tested?'
20 Jun 2019
Vivaldi to give abusive sites the middle finger with built-in ad blocking
Same digit could be extended at Google as browser chaps 'evaluate the situation'
20 Jun 2019
It's alive! Hands on with Microsoft's Chromium Edge browser
Hands onYou say Edgium, they say Chredge, we say Chrexplorer – let's call the whole thing off
08 Apr 2019
Wow, fancy that. Web ad giant Google to block ad-blockers in Chrome. For safety, apparently
UpdatedHow many ad blocks could an ad slinger block if an ad slinger could block blocks?
22 Jan 2019