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How to Install Google Chrome Extensions in the Chromium-Based Microsoft Edge

How to Install Google Chrome Extensions in the Chromium-Based Microsoft Edge

March 27, 2019 at 1:24 pm 0 comments

The revamped version of Microsoft Edge isn’t yet available for download, but thanks to the leaked build that made the rounds earlier this week, we can already get a glimpse into what the software giant is currently working on. And by the looks of things, the Chromium-based Microsoft Edge indeedRead More

Mozilla Announces Firefox Lockbox Password Manager for Android

Mozilla Announces Firefox Lockbox Password Manager for Android

March 27, 2019 at 12:53 pm 0 comments

Mozilla has just released its very own mobile password manager for Android, as it wants to provide Firefox users with easy access to their passwords even on the go. Firefox Lockbox isn’t a password manager per se, like Enpass or LastPass, but works as a companion app for Firefox browser.Read More

Security Flaw Discovered in NVIDIA GeForce Experience, Update Recommended ASAP

Security Flaw Discovered in NVIDIA GeForce Experience, Update Recommended ASAP

March 27, 2019 at 12:21 pm 0 comments

A security vulnerability discovered in NVIDIA GeForce Experience for Windows allows an attacker to obtain an elevation of privilege and lead to code execution or denial of service, according to an official advisory released by the company. Discovered by David Yesland of Rhino Security Labs, the vulnerability is tracked asRead More

Linux Kernel 4.20 Reached End of Life, Users Urged to Upgrade to Linux 5.0

Linux Kernel 4.20 Reached End of Life, Users Urged to Upgrade to Linux 5.0

March 27, 2019 at 11:44 am 0 comments

Renowned Linux kernel developer and maintainer Greg Kroah-Hartman announced the end of life of the Linux 4.20 kernel series, urging users to upgrade to a newer kernel series as soon as possible. Released on December 23rd, 2018, the Linux 4.20 kernel series brought lots of enhancements, including indirect branch speculationRead More

KDE Applications 19.04 Open-Source Software Suite Enters Public Beta Testing

KDE Applications 19.04 Open-Source Software Suite Enters Public Beta Testing

March 27, 2019 at 11:13 am 0 comments

The KDE Project announced the release of the beta version of their upcoming KDE Applications 19.04 open-source software suite for Linux-based operating systems. KDE Applications 19.04 has been in development since early March, and a beta version is now ready for public testing to give the community an early lookRead More

UC Browser Violates Google Play Store Rules, Exposes Users to Hackers

UC Browser Violates Google Play Store Rules, Exposes Users to Hackers

March 27, 2019 at 10:40 am 0 comments

UC Browser, which is one of the most popular mobile browsers right now with more than 500 million downloads in the Google Play Store, reportedly violates the Store guidelines with a built-in mechanism that powers the download of additional modules from third-party sources. Specifically, the browser turns to this featureRead More

Microsoft Surface Pro 6 i7 Now Available with a Free Type Cover and Surface Pen

Microsoft Surface Pro 6 i7 Now Available with a Free Type Cover and Surface Pen

March 27, 2019 at 10:08 am 0 comments

Microsoft has announced new Surface Pro 6 bundles that allow customers to purchase the device and get a free Surface Pen and Type Cover. The only catch is that those who want to take advantage of this offer need to purchase the Intel Core i7 version of the Surface ProRead More

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Expected to Launch in August with Major Upgrades

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Expected to Launch in August with Major Upgrades

March 27, 2019 at 9:37 am 0 comments

Samsung is very likely to launch the Galaxy Note 10 in August, with sales expected to begin later the same month or in early September, according to a new report. The timing certainly makes sense given the release date of the previous Note generations, and The Investor adds that theRead More

Firefox 66.0.2 Now Available for Download

Firefox 66.0.2 Now Available for Download

March 27, 2019 at 9:06 am 0 comments

Mozilla has just released a new Firefox update, only a few days after the company previously published another version to address a couple of security vulnerabilities. Firefox 66.0.2, however, comes with no release notes, as Mozilla has just published the new version on its FTP server to begin serving theRead More

Open-Source AMDGPU and ATI Graphics Drivers Get Linux 5.0 and Mesa 19.0 Support

Open-Source AMDGPU and ATI Graphics Drivers Get Linux 5.0 and Mesa 19.0 Support

March 27, 2019 at 8:35 am 0 comments

Michel Dänzer released new major versions of the xf86-video-amdgpu and xf86-video-ati open-source graphics drivers for Linux-based operating systems with support for the latest GNU/Linux technologies. The xf86-video-amdgpu 19.0 and xf86-video-ati 19.0 series are now available for Linux users utilizing AMD Radeon GPUs, adding support for up to 6 independent instancesRead More

Vivaldi 2.4 Released with Multiple User Profiles, New Customization Options

Vivaldi 2.4 Released with Multiple User Profiles, New Customization Options

March 27, 2019 at 8:04 am 0 comments

Vivaldi 2.4 is now available for download on Linux, Windows, and macOS with an impressive lineup of new features, including support for multiple user profiles. First and foremost, the number one highlight in this release is a new customization option for toolbars. Beginning with version 2.4, Vivaldi users can simplyRead More

Chromium-Based Microsoft Edge Running Smoothly on Windows 7

Chromium-Based Microsoft Edge Running Smoothly on Windows 7

March 27, 2019 at 7:33 am 0 comments

Despite the fact that Microsoft hasn’t yet announced the preview build of its Chromium-based Microsoft Edge browser, the most tech-savvy users out there rushed to install an early version of the browser that got leaked on various file-sharing websites. And despite being in its early days, this Microsoft Edge versionRead More

Microsoft Pulls Windows 10 Build Believed to Be 19H1 RTM

Microsoft Pulls Windows 10 Build Believed to Be 19H1 RTM

March 27, 2019 at 7:01 am 0 comments

While Microsoft is expected to sign off the Windows 10 19H1 (version 1903) RTM sometimes this week, the company has just pulled a Slow ring build that was believed to a release candidate. Windows 10 build 18362 was pushed to the Slow ring on March 22, and shortly after thisRead More

Obsitian to Show More “The Outer Worlds” Gameplay at PAX East

Obsitian to Show More “The Outer Worlds” Gameplay at PAX East

March 27, 2019 at 6:30 am 0 comments

PAX East is going to be the host of a very interesting Obsidian Entertainment panel about their upcoming Sci-Fi RPG “The Outer Worlds.” Obsidian Entertainment is a name that’s synonymous with RPG game. For more than 15 years, the studio has been making role-playing games, ranging from Star Wars toRead More

Razer Phone 2 Review

Razer Phone 2 Review

March 26, 2019 at 12:59 pm 0 comments

If you’ve been living under a rock for the past two years or so, you’re probably wondering what Razer has to do with phones. And the answer is as easy as it could be. Razer believes that gaming is a niche that exists in the smartphone industry as well, soRead More

Aragami: Shadow Edition Review (Switch)

Aragami: Shadow Edition Review (Switch)

March 26, 2019 at 12:28 pm 0 comments

Now owners of the Switch console can enjoy playing as Aragami, a mystical assassin that can teleport between the shadows and fight their way through the various chapters of a captivating story. The premise For those who haven’t played the game yet, the story takes place in feudal Japan, andRead More

How to Try Out Google Chrome’s New Extensions Menu

How to Try Out Google Chrome’s New Extensions Menu

March 26, 2019 at 11:57 am 0 comments

Google Chrome has the largest collection of browser extensions out there, and this is one of the reasons so many developers decide to build browsers based on Chromium. While the engine itself is obviously very advanced, there’s no doubt that the always-increasing number of extensions makes Chromium a very compellingRead More

Mozilla Thunderbird 60.6.1 Released with Critical Security Fixes

Mozilla Thunderbird 60.6.1 Released with Critical Security Fixes

March 26, 2019 at 11:27 am 0 comments

Mozilla has just released a new version of the Thunderbird email client, and the update brings critical security fixes that make it a mandatory install for everyone. Mozilla Thunderbird 60.6.1 comes with the same security patches that were released as part of Firefox 66.0.1 last week. As explained in theRead More

How to Enable the Dark Theme in Chromium-Based Microsoft Edge Browser

How to Enable the Dark Theme in Chromium-Based Microsoft Edge Browser

March 26, 2019 at 10:56 am 0 comments

The new Chromium-based Microsoft Edge browser isn’t officially available for download, but as I told you not a long time ago, a leaked build lets us try out the application before the public launch. What’s important to know if you decide to download this version is that the new EdgeRead More

Xiaomi to Launch Tech That Can Fully Charge a 4,000 mAh Battery in 17 Minutes

Xiaomi to Launch Tech That Can Fully Charge a 4,000 mAh Battery in 17 Minutes

March 26, 2019 at 10:25 am 0 comments

When it comes to battery life, device manufacturers worldwide are investing aggressively on two different fronts. First and foremost, they are looking into ways to get more room inside phones and tablets, and this, in turn, means that the battery capacity overall can also be increased. And then, they areRead More

Microsoft Discovers High-Severity Security Flaws in Huawei Windows Software

Microsoft Discovers High-Severity Security Flaws in Huawei Windows Software

March 26, 2019 at 9:54 am 0 comments

Microsoft discovered two different security vulnerabilities in Huawei’s PC Manager Windows application, and patches are already available in the latest versions released in January. The Redmond-based software giant says it came across the bugs thanks to Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection (ATP), which helped it discover a local privilege escalationRead More

DiRT 4 Is Coming to Linux and macOS on March 28, Ported by Feral Interactive

DiRT 4 Is Coming to Linux and macOS on March 28, Ported by Feral Interactive

March 26, 2019 at 9:22 am 0 comments

UK-based video games publisher Feral Interactive announced that it plans to release a port of the acclaimed DiRT 4 rally-themed racing video game to Linux and macOS platforms. Developed by Codemasters, DiRT 4 it the sixth title in the DiRT racing game series and the twelfth game in the ColinRead More

Samsung Galaxy S10’s Camera Light Ring Can Now Be Used as a Battery Indicator

Samsung Galaxy S10’s Camera Light Ring Can Now Be Used as a Battery Indicator

March 26, 2019 at 8:49 am 0 comments

Samsung Galaxy S10 no longer comes with an LED notification light, but instead, the South Korean parent company implemented a camera light ring that many believe could be used for alerting of new notifications as well. And while it’s not yet clear if Samsung wants to enable this feature, aRead More

Google Chrome 74 Will Adapt to the Windows 10 Theme

Google Chrome 74 Will Adapt to the Windows 10 Theme

March 26, 2019 at 8:18 am 0 comments

The next version of Google Chrome will come with a series of improvements for desktop and mobile platforms, including one particular goodie for those on Windows 10. Beginning with Chrome 74, the browser will adapt to the visual style used on Windows 10, which means that if you use theRead More

Apple Again Selling a 4-Inch iPhone for Just $249

Apple Again Selling a 4-Inch iPhone for Just $249

March 26, 2019 at 7:46 am 0 comments

Despite no longer manufacturing the iPhone SE, Apple has once again started selling this particular model in the United States, and the official prices make this an offer you really can’t refuse. The 4-inch handset is available from $249 on Apple’s Clearance site, which means the iPhone SE is theRead More

Skype Once Again Went Down for Users Worldwide

Skype Once Again Went Down for Users Worldwide

March 26, 2019 at 7:14 am 0 comments

Microsoft’s Skype instant messaging service has once again experienced a major outage for users in several countries worldwide. The software giant says it has already resolved the issue and Skype is working normally right now, but I’m still seeing isolated reports of users unable to connect to the service. Specifically,Read More