A new Microsoft plugin for Google Chrome for Windows users adds Windows Defender support.
A new Microsoft plugin for Google Chrome for Windows users adds Windows Defender support.
Chrome 66 mutes audio on autoplay video by default unless a user tends to watch video on a site with sound on.
Tech giant launches local store and avails its smart speakers at retail outlets, while its execs attempt to ally data security fears by stressing the devices are designed around the company's privacy framework.
An Eclipse Foundation IoT develoepr survey reveails how AWS and Microsoft are widening an early IoT lead potentially at the expense of Google Cloud Platform.
Russia's quest to stop encrypted messaging app Telegram also blocks thousands of Amazon, Google addresses.
The federal government is meeting with US counterparts and a handful of tech heavyweights to advance Australia's cyber capabilities, sending also 60 cybersecurity-focused individuals to the RSA Conference to show off local talent.
The convenience and flexibility of Google Drive has helped organizations increase productivity and improve collaborative processes, but many people don't use the platform to its full potential. This collection...
Double down on privacy: In the coming weeks, Google will roll out an early access program for a redesigned Gmail version, a memo says.
The Huawei P20 Pro and P20 arrived for testing and are gorgeous smartphones. HP also announced a detachable Chrome OS device that has Kevin thinking of trading in his Pixelbook.
It's a limited initial rollout, but a start. Google says Android Auto wireless support should come to more phones and car displays soon.
Just because Android tells you it's patched and everything is safe doesn't mean it is. But there's an app to help you determine if you're being told the truth.
Google reveals its speech-separating tech, which could, for example, transform hearing aids.
Study into missed security updates casts doubt on Google's Android patch level system.
The Australian Federal Court is considering whether watching live Chinese broadcast content constitutes copyright infringement, while Roadshow is seeking similar domain name blocks.
We look at Google's new, open-source operating system and discuss what it is, what it runs on, and more. And, no, it isn't going to replace Android or Chrome OS.
AMD has released microcode updates for Spectre variant 2 that require Microsoft's latest Windows 10 patch.
Samsung wants to be the smartphone brand for the enterprise and thanks to powerful communication consolidation apps like Samsung Focus, it's definitely doing what it needs to in order to gain followers.
Google Chrome is a great browser that's used on more than half of the computers out there. But it's also a big power hog for those who have to work on laptops or tablets. Here's how to make it use less power.
If your boss -- or your workload -- is getting the better of you, take time out with these apps and gadgets designed to relax you and remove your stress.
In this series, we look at everything, large and small, that has changed the way we do things or has significantly enhanced our lives. In part 13, we look at software innovation.
Samsung is the world's most popular smartphone manufacturer and after being sent a back of Samsung gear to test with the new unlocked version of the Galaxy S8 it is clear that it has everything to support a powerful ecosystem.
With an updated watchband, ZTE's inexpensive smartwatch wouldn't look all that bad.
The battle to serve as your voice-controlled assistant continues to spread across multiple platforms. Yesterday, Google released its Assistant for iOS and we took it for a spin on our iPhone 7 Plus.
If you are a Google Chrome user and you're not making use of extensions, then you are really missing out. Here is a selection of extensions aimed specifically at boosting your productivity and privacy. (Updated May 2, 2017)
There are plenty of case options for the new Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus, but my favorite cases for drop protection are now available from Urban Armor Gear.
The Galaxy S8 Plus is a fantastic smartphone and there are already a number of case options to protect it, add some style, improve the grip, and help you hit that odd rear fingerprint target.
Do you want to know who makes the most app cash? You better sit down, because those little games are worth billions of dollars. We'll show you the winners, the rising stars, and those former stars who may be sinking fast.
One of the things I enjoy about a new phone is the search for affordable cases. I'm not fan of bulky cases and also like to swap them out for different occasions.
Huawei Mate 9 owners in the US now have the option to use Amazon Alexa for intelligent voice control. You don't need an Amazon Echo and there are currently still a few limitations.
If you are concerned about what personal information apps want from your Android, here are some settings you can tweak to send only the information you want from your device.
You can now pre-order your own LG G6 and reviews keep praising the camera performance as even better than the Google Pixel. The full featured camera software makes it an even more functional camera phone.
Google plans to use Waymo's self-driving trucks to deliver cargo to Google's data centers.
Google is looking to build web standards that will allow instant loading for non-AMP web content.
The extension for iPhone and iPad allows users to Google search from within iMessage and share results with contacts.
Google Lens, an app that uses artificial intelligence to identify objects using a phone's camera, is now rolling out to all Google Photos users on Android.
The full public beta is expected later this year, followed by a consumer rollout in the fall.
Malware makers, phishers, they really are all out to get you. Here's how to stop them in their tracks.
Google's algorithm could offer a simpler way to identify factors that contribute to heart disease.
It is rather stunning that Google only sold 3.9 million Pixel phones in 2017. Read more: http://zd.net/2oqQdFE
Big business could pull tens of billions of dollars from Facebook and Google if they cannot prevent fake news and harmful content
Google's Area 120 team is working on an app to bring a Smart Reply feature to every major chat platform.
Google kicks off Chrome ad filtering on sites that persistently display annoying ads.
Nest previously operated under Alphabet's 'Other Bets' group of projects.
New Android speed labels rate the speed of Wi-Fi networks and help avoid time wasted connecting to slow ones. Read more: http://zd.net/2nZFQIk
A combination of solid build quality, strong battery life and a 14-inch display makes Acer's Chromebook 14 excellent value for money.
Dell's Chromebook 13 3380 is no lightweight, lacks a fully rotating screen and has a somewhat unforgiving keyboard, but it delivers good battery life and is solidly built.
Back in 2013, many wished Nokia had gone with Android to survive without the Microsoft takeover. Nokia-branded smartphones are back and the Nokia 6 gives us a glimpse of the greatness to come from HMD Global.
Motorola's latest smartphone is affordable -- and it's expandable with Moto Mods.
If you spend your time working outside or in conditions where you might wrap your phone in a big, bulky rugged case, then you may want to consider the affordable LG X Venture. It is built tough and provides solid performance with the software being the only let down.
This slim Chromebook is no entry-level device, offering a solid metal chassis, a 360-degree hinge for its 12.5-inch touchscreen and a high-quality backlit keyboard.
ZTE is known for selling inexpensive -- yet capable -- smartphones. Now, the company is trying to bring that approach to smartwatches.
HTC set the standard in mobile for many years and with the HTC U11 everything I've wanted in an HTC phone is provided. The camera finally lives up to the hype and the price is tough to beat.
With an attractive display and a versatile design, the Chromebook R13 is well suited to mobile web browsing and simple document creation when you're out of the office.
The first generation Huawei Watch was a fashionable watch, but this year's model is ready for the road instead of the office. It's packed with powerful specs and takes on the Apple Watch when it comes to fitness.
Nostalgia aside, the BlackBerry KEYone is a smartphone with a physical keyboard done right.
The Huawei P10 brings all of the high end specs from the Mate 9 into a 5.1-inch form factor. The unique front-facing fingerprint scanner, dazzling color options, and advanced camera modes make this pocket-sized phone a joy to use.
Other than last year's LG G5 modular mishap, LG has been improving its G series with each release. The LG G6 is its best yet and competes with the other flagships at a lower price in a form factor fit for business.
Samsung's Galaxy Tab S3 is an Android tablet done right.
There are plenty of choices in the Android world for less than $300 and the Moto G5 Plus may be the best. The standby screen, useful gestures, long battery life, and water resistant nano coating make it very difficult to justify paying two to three times this amount for a flagship.