Though Flash played an incredibly important part in the evolution of the internet, all things must come to an end. The once revolutionary plugin is now bloated, slow, a resource hog, and most importantly, a security mess. Flash vulnerabilities seem to never stop popping up, and updates come constantly.
Google knows this, and has announced ... Read More »
The first day of February saw Samsung announce new content and ad-blocking APIs included within its stock Internet browser Android app, and a launch partner in the app Adblock Fast from developer Rocketship Apps. But just a couple of days later, Google pulled the app from the Play Store, leaving some to scratch their ... Read More »
Virtual reality is quickly becoming one of the most competitive realms of technology. The long-awaited Oculus Rift is finally coming to market and other competitors such as Samsung, HTC and Valve are entering the scene to get in on the action. Google was ... Read More »
Apple’s own streaming service, Apple Music, has picked up another set of features in its latest update, with the leading bullet point giving users the ability to download even more of their music.
The update was released on February 3, and it offers at least three new additions to the service for ... Read More »
Have you ever been to a site and noticed those ads that pretend to be your system, or the site itself? They could be asking you to update some plugin, or act as fake download buttons that are mixed in with a site’s real download button. Those types of attacks are called social engineering attacks, ... Read More »
The Google OnHub router duo is Google’s entry into the home network game, and it’s a good one. The routers are expensive but a joy to use, with no complicated menus and setup. The actual hardware is great too. It’s missing a lot of advanced features, but it’s constantly being updated.
The latest update comes ... Read More »
It has been two days since Samsung announced a new set of APIs within its stock web browser that would allow for content and ad blocking. The first app to get attention from that announcement was Adblock Fast, the official launch partner of the new feature in Samsung’s stock app.
That didn’t last long, though. ... Read More »
We all know how large Google is, but the company recently reorganized itself to help ease that burden. Out of the restructuring came Alphabet, a parent company for Google and other companies that were previously under Google’s control. We’ve been waiting to see how the restructuring would affect the company and ... Read More »
Google’s Nexus lineup is a brand that garners plenty of adoration and attention, as well as plenty of talk about how Google should handle its future devices. Now, a new report suggests that even Google is having conversations about what it could change for the lineup.
According to a report from The Information, Google is looking ... Read More »
As one of the world’s largest software companies, Google understandably has a great deal of apps and services available. From time to time, however, the company does a cleanup and shuts down apps that are no longer a priority for the company. This generally happens each year in the spring, and Google’s first app to be ... Read More »