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Internet Explorer 10 Now Available For Windows 7
2013-02-26 12:54:01

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online While Windows 8 users — as well as those with Windows RT devices — have been able to take advantage of Microsoft´s Internet Explorer 10 since the OS debuted last fall, most Windows 7 users have been left with Internet Explorer 9. This week those Windows 7 users will finally be able to upgrade. On Tuesday, Microsoft officially released the final, non-test version of IE10 for Windows 7. The new browser is now...

New Firefox Choosier About Cookies
2013-02-25 11:21:37

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Much of the content on the web would not be available without the help of advertising. Just like they helped make the television and movie industries, advertising agencies play a significant role in funding these web-based ventures. This has become particularly troublesome in the area of online advertising as browsers have begun giving users the opportunity to block these ads, either automatically or manually. Now, Mozilla has...

2013-01-24 23:00:25

The new Pak offers a way for network administrators to manage and enforce an array of settings in the popular internet browser. (PRWEB) January 24, 2013 PolicyPak Software, a leader in desktop management and Group Policy, unveiled a new Pak for Internet Explorer 9. The new pre-configured Pak gives network administrators an easier way to configure the numerous settings within Internet Explorer. This avoids potential problems where users mess up or work around IT security settings....

Windows Phone Redirect Of Google Maps To Be Removed
2013-01-07 04:10:04

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The flawed Internet Explorer browser, not bad blood with Microsoft, is the reason that Windows Phone users have been unable to access Google Maps on their mobile devices, officials from the Mountain View, California-based tech giant have claimed. As reported Friday by Salvador Rodriguez of the Los Angeles Times, Google representatives said that nothing had changed in the web mapping application. Rather, it was redirecting users to...

Internet Explorer Vulnerability Under Investigation By Microsoft
2012-12-31 11:20:23

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Those who use an older version of Microsoft´s Internet Explorer (IE) web browser may finally have their excuse to upgrade — or simply switch to another browser altogether. According to a recent Security Advisory, Microsoft is now looking into reports claiming that Internet Explorer versions 6, 7 and 8 are leaving the computers which run them vulnerable to zero-day attacks. Though they are still investigating these...

Internet Explorer Vulnerability To Be Patched Friday
2012-09-20 12:43:00

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Earlier this week, it was discovered that 4 out of every 10 Americans were vulnerable to a dangerous zero-day exploit found in Microsoft´s Internet Explorer. These attacks stemmed from the same group of malware which was used to exploit a Java vulnerability in Macs late last month. Users were in danger of “drive-by” attacks as they casually surfed the web. If these users happened to visit a site which...

Internet Explorer Zero-day Vulnerability
2012-09-18 11:14:34

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Microsoft was, no doubt, riding high after discovering and attacking a botnet which was composed of computers that were infected in the supply chain, even before users could click on a spammy link. Yet, for every piece of malware discovered and every botnet dismantled, it can seem like 5 more pop up in their place. On Monday, another zero-day bug was reported in Internet Explorer with a pretty shocking statistic: 4 out of...

Internet Explorer 8, Windows XP Get The Boot From Google
2012-09-17 11:54:50

John Neumann for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online We know YOU are a tech-savvy individual with recent and modern versions of your software. It keeps you buzzing along in the fast lane of the internet and safe from spammers and crooks hiding in the sidelines. However you probably know of someone who refuses to click the upgrade button, ignores the pleas to join the 21st century and is blind to modern software long after everyone else has moved on. Well maybe Google can help you see...

Flash
2012-05-06 07:06:25

On Friday, Adobe released an emergency patch to address a critical vulnerability in their Flash Player software -- a vulnerability which hackers had been using to trick users into downloading malware delivered via email. According to Gregg Keizer of Computerworld, all versions of the software contain the vulnerability, and Adobe is recommending that users download the patch regardless of their browser or operating system, though only users of Microsoft's Internet Explorer are currently...

2011-08-16 06:00:00

ROCKLEDGE, Florida, August 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Free Web-Based Feed Reader Funnels Feeds Into an Organized Knowledge and Productivity Tool Helps Users Quickly Search, Find and Explore Relevant Info From RSS Feed Subscriptions Q-Sensei today launches its FeedBooster, an advanced web-based feed reader with unique and powerful search technology enabling users to "boost" productivity by quickly and accurately honing in on relevant and timely information from the...


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