A public spat between WhiteHat Security and Google has erupted over the open-source Aviator browser.
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Privacy watchdog warns on default passwords as website streams video from unsecured webcams.
The human rights group says the new anti-surveillance tool is a 'strike back' against governments that have overextended their reach.
If you're not running KitKat, you're probably still exposed to an Android browser bug that seriously threatens to undermine your privacy while browsing the web.
Opera has released a stable version of its Android browser that supports web-based video chats and peer to peer communications.
Cisco and Mozilla reps declared that the free, open distribution of the codec enables streaming of real-time online video from the browser without plugins.
Google has done a good job with the Chrome browser on mobile platforms. The beta version rivals the desktop experience on Android and is lightning fast, which is shown on video.
The folks at Rdio are taking their music service experience to the big screen with their new Vdio movie and TV show service. Rdio Unlimited subscribers can try it out now with a free $25 credit in the Vdio store.
A new patch for Firefox is now being tested by Mozilla and could see third party cookies banned from being installed if a user hasn't directly visited the cookie owner.
Google Chrome and Mozilla FireFox users can make video calls to each other without the need for third party plug-ins.
A group of Apple users in the UK have launched a legal case against Google after the search giant was found to have bypassed privacy settings in the Safari browser by U.S. authorities.
Mozilla has released the newest versions of its desktop and mobile software, which brings new features as well as bug fixes to the browser.
DNT was already supported by browsers from Microsoft, Mozilla and Apple, and now it's a feature of Chrome as well. But people turning on the feature in Google's browser are warned that many websites will still collect their data to serve ads.
Ericsson Research has launched Bowser, an experimental mobile browser for Android and iOS that works with WebRTC technology to allow developers to make more imaginative use of video.
Digital agenda commissioner Neelie Kroes has laid into attempts by advertisers and marketers to override web surfers' cookie preferences when it comes to being tracked, saying the DNT standard is in everyone's interests.
Greens Senator Scott Ludlam may have to use "other mechanisms" to reveal whether the Australian Government is using TrapWire to spy on Australians, after his motion to force the truth failed today.
The latest iteration of the open-source browser will protect your Google searches from prying eyes.
The emerging Do Not Track standard should give web surfers privacy by default, Microsoft has insisted after the idea was turned down by the standard's working group.The working group at the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) represents a wide spectrum of players including advertising and analytics companies, social networks, browser-makers and others.
Facebook has outlined significant changes to its privacy (aka Data Use) policy and is asking its users for feedback. The company has also scheduled a live Q&A video for this coming Monday.
Google is understood to be in talks with the FTC over how much it will be fined by the regulator after it bypassed the privacy settings in Apple's Safari browser.
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