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Application Software, Software Category, Software Security

These Linux browsers are being banned from Google services

December 13, 2019

Via: TechRadar

The popular Linux browsers Konqueror, Falkon and Qutebrowser are now being banned from logging into Google services as they may not be secure. It’s unclear as to when the search giant began blocking these browsers but a Reddit user recently […]


Application Software, Mobile Apps, Software Category

Windows 10 Your Phone app: Now all Android users can make calls from their PC

December 12, 2019

Via: ZDnet

Microsoft’s Your Phone app for syncing a phone with a PC is now available for all Windows 10 users and, in theory, all Android smartphones above version 7.0. Microsoft has long been working to bring something of a macOS-iOS experience […]


Application Software, Software Category

Chrome 79 has better password protection and real-time phishing warnings

December 11, 2019

Via: TechSpot

Previously, Google had a separate Password Checkup browser extension that warned users if they were reusing passwords on different websites. Now, Chrome will be able to do this natively. It will also let users know if their password has been […]


Application Software, Development Software, Software Category

Cisco outlines silicon, software roadmap for next generation internet

December 11, 2019

Via: ZDnet

Cisco on Wednesday outlined new details behind its strategy to build next-generation internet technology. As a set up for what it dubs its ‘Internet for the Future’ strategy, the networking giant announced a multi-year plan for building and investing in […]


Mobile Apps

WhatsApp will soon pull support for older smartphones

December 11, 2019

Via: TechRadar

With more than 1 billion users across 180 countries, WhatsApp is one of the world’s most popular messaging platforms, but come next year, millions of those users could find themselves cut off, with the company announcing today that it will […]


Software Security

NordVPN boosts security with new bug bounty program

December 10, 2019

Via: TechRadar

As part of its ongoing efforts to boost the security of its VPN service, NordVPN has launched its own bug bounty program on the HackerOne platform. The new program is inviting ethical hackers and security researchers to look for potential […]


Mobile Apps

Microsoft to end support of its touch-first Office Mobile apps in January 2021

December 9, 2019

Via: ZDnet

Last September, Microsoft officials admitted they were putting the mobile versions of the Microsoft Office applications for Windows on the back burner. Late last week, Microsoft announced the end of support date for those Office Mobile applications: January 12, 2021. […]


Application Software, Software Category

Wunderlist task management app to shut down in 2020

December 9, 2019

Via: TechSpot

The Wunderlist / To Do team in a blog post announced that the legacy app will go dark on May 6, 2020. With having spent so much time and effort to get the To Do app up to speed, Wunderlist […]


Application Software, Operating systems, Others, Software Category

Canonical makes Ubuntu for Windows SubSystem for Linux a priority

December 6, 2019

Via: ZDnet

Canonical CEO and founder Mark Shuttleworth recently said he sees more demand for the Ubuntu Linux desktop than ever. True. “We never got the desktop into the consumer space. We’re still happy to give developers and system admins a platform,” […]


Application Software, Software Category

Move over Slack — Space is a new project management platform for developers

December 6, 2019

Via: Tech Crunch

While file sharing, time tracking, email integration, Gantt charts and budget management are usually some of the most requested features in the average project management platform, we still have a proliferation of tools taking a multiplicity of approaches to the […]