Opera builds cryptocurrency wallet into browser

During the recent Hard Fork Decentralized blockchain event in London, Opera announced that its mobile browser for Android will now include cryptocurrency wallet integration and Web 3 support. With the latest version of the company's mobile browser, users will be able to send and receive Ethereum.  By adding cryptocurrency support, Opera believes its browser has Read more about Opera builds cryptocurrency wallet into browser[…]

Firefox will now recommend useful features and add-ons

Mozilla has launched version 64 of its Firefox desktop web browser, and in doing so launched two new features aimed at simplifying and personalizing your browser usage. The first, Contextual Feature Recommender (CFR), “is a system that proactively recommends Firefox features and add-ons based on how you use the web”, according to the announcement. This Read more about Firefox will now recommend useful features and add-ons[…]

Google+ privacy flaw forces the service to speed up shutdown

While Alphabet Inc. initially intended to shut down its Google+ social media platform by August 2019 following a data breach, the company has pushed forward the date to April after the discovery of yet another critical security flaw. In Google’s announcement, it stated that third-party applications briefly had access to approximately 52.5 million users’ personal Read more about Google+ privacy flaw forces the service to speed up shutdown[…]

Dispelling the top four flexible work myths

Flexible work is quickly shifting from a future of work trend to a reality for many businesses. The “work from anywhere” mindset is a sea change in how employees believe they can do their best work. With nearly 50 percent of the workforce already working remotely at some point during the work week, it’s time Read more about Dispelling the top four flexible work myths[…]

Top IoT standards could be compromised by hackers

New research from security firm Trend Micro has discovered major design flaws and vulnerable implementations related to two popular machine-to-machine (M2M) protocols used in IoT devices, Message Queuing Telemetry Transport (MQTT) and Constrained Application Protocol (Co2P). The company's new report, co-branded with Politecnico di Milano, titled The Fragility of Industrial IoT's Data Backbone, sheds light Read more about Top IoT standards could be compromised by hackers[…]

InMotion extends its $2.95 per month web hosting bargain – but only until Monday

We love it when a bargain becomes available on a web hosting service. And we really love it when the discount is on our number one favorite web hosting service. That's exactly what happened on Cyber Monday, and we've now found out that the special offer has been extended for another few days. It comes Read more about InMotion extends its $2.95 per month web hosting bargain – but only until Monday[…]

Privacy search engine Startpage launches anonymous browsing feature

In an effort to further protect its users online, privacy search engine Startpage.com has launched a new “Anonymous View” feature. The new feature protects users against tracking by serving as an anonymous buffer between websites and end users. Most users are aware of Google Chrome and other browsers' 'incognito mode' which prevents your browsing history Read more about Privacy search engine Startpage launches anonymous browsing feature[…]

Cloud is the biggest security risk facing businesses today

Cloud adoption is at an all time high but continued pressure to migrate 100 per cent to the cloud is raising security concerns and new research from Kaspersky Lab has revealed that more than half (58 percent) of CISOs cite uncontrolled cloud expansion as their top security concern. The security firm surveyed over 250 IT Read more about Cloud is the biggest security risk facing businesses today[…]