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As Cambridge Analytica closes shop, Facebook adds privacy tools

Автор: | 10.05.2018

TechRepublic’s Dan Patterson appeared on CBSN and spoke to host Vladimir Duthiers about the Cambridge Analytica shut down and how Facebook is trying to win back users’ confidence. Duthiers: In «PrivacyWatch,» the data firm Cambridge Analytica is shutting down following the scandal involving 87 million Facebook users. Cambridge Analytica says in a statement it will… Читать далее »

Mozilla: Enterprise IT pros can customize Firefox 60 for their employees

Автор: | 10.05.2018

On Wednesday, Mozilla released Firefox Quantum for Enterprise, which IT professionals can customize to meet the specific needs of their employees and workplace. Similar to how users set up personal Firefox browsers with their own preferences, IT pros can configure Firefox Quantum for Enterprise for an organization using either Group Policy on Windows or a… Читать далее »

How to set your Firefox homepage to your New Tab page

Автор: | 04.05.2018

Have you made the switch to Firefox yet? You should. For so many reasons. Firefox is probably the most feature-rich browser on the market. Now with less bloat! One really nice feature is the New Tab page. Not only can you gain quick access to frequently launched websites, you can also get recommendations for related… Читать далее »

How to create a website using Google Sites

Автор: | 03.05.2018

If you use G Suite and your organization needs a website, take a look at what you can do with Google Sites. Google Sites lets you create a website that works on mobile and desktop with a drag-and-drop editor. What’s Hot at TechRepublic However, Google Sites may not offer enough customization for every organization. If… Читать далее »

How to disable requests for website push notifications in Firefox Quantum

Автор: | 25.04.2018

It never fails: I’m doing research for something and a search takes me to a site for which I’ve never been. The second the page loads, a popup appears asking me if I want to allow notifications for the site to be displayed. Of course I don’t want notifications to be displayed for this site.… Читать далее »

How to install Android’s Via Browser and why you should use it

Автор: | 25.04.2018

Image: Jack Wallen Ah the ubiquitous web browser. What would we do without one? Not much, that’s for sure. No matter if you’re seated at your desk or roaming about with mobile in hand, you depend upon a web browser. But which browser? That’s the key. There are browsers for every type of user, especially… Читать далее »

WebAuthn API helps businesses ditch passwords for biometric security

Автор: | 11.04.2018

Building a slide deck, pitch, or presentation? Here are the big takeaways: The aim of adopting passwordless authentication is to inhibit phishing attacks, as well as man-in-the-middle attacks, and attacks that rely on replaying captured network packets. Support will come to Firefox and Chrome in May, with support for Microsoft Edge planned in the future.… Читать далее »

How to add a Flexible Space to your Firefox Quantum toolbar

Автор: | 10.04.2018

If you’ve adopted Firefox Quantum as your web browser of choice—which you should—you might have decided to do a bit of customization. If you click the menu in the upper right corner of the browser, you can then click on Customization, and make the Firefox UI better fit your needs. However, when you open up… Читать далее »

How to edit your New Tab Preferences in Firefox Quantum

Автор: | 07.04.2018

When you open up a new tab in Firefox, you’ll notice it is pre-populated with a few items—popular sites you visit, recommended sites, highlights, and snippets. Did you know what you can see on the New Tab page can be changed? That’s right, you can configure what Firefox displays on the New Tab page, to… Читать далее »

5 common browser security threats, and how to handle them

Автор: | 06.04.2018

The web browser is inarguably the most common portal for users to access the internet for any given array of consumer or business purposes. Innovative advances have allowed many traditional «thick client» apps to be replaced by the browser, enhancing its usability and ubiquity. User-friendly features such as recording browsing history, saving credentials and enhancing… Читать далее »