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Coca-Cola to Unilever, these big brands are boycotting Facebook ads

29 Jun 2020

Coca-Cola to Unilever, these big brands are boycotting Facebook ads

Facebook is heavily reliant on an ad-based revenue model where it shows personalized ads from brands and generates money from the businesses for providing ad space and the resulting traction.

Aarogya Setu for feature phone, landline: How to use it

07 May 2020

Aarogya Setu for feature phone, landline: How to use it

Aarogya Setu, the COVID-19 contact tracer from the government of India, is now available for feature phones and landlines through an Interactive Voice Response System or IVRS.

Hacker flags 'security issue' in Aarogya Setu, government responds

06 May 2020

Hacker flags 'security issue' in Aarogya Setu, government responds

A few hours ago, a French cybersecurity expert and hacker under the alias "Elliot Alderson" claimed that Aarogya Setu, the official contact-tracing app of the Government of India, carries a security issue.

Avast sold user-data to Google, Microsoft for millions of dollars

28 Jan 2020

Avast sold user-data to Google, Microsoft for millions of dollars

Avast, one of the leading providers of anti-virus and internet security solutions, is facing flak for engaging in some shady data business.

Nearly 200 malicious add-ons detected in Firefox, now removed

25 Jan 2020

Nearly 200 malicious add-ons detected in Firefox, now removed

Mozilla has been trying to make privacy its calling card to get people to ditch Google for Firefox.

Firefox affected by critical flaw, update it immediately

11 Jan 2020

Firefox affected by critical flaw, update it immediately

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency of the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has raised alarms over a critical vulnerability plaguing Mozilla Firefox.

Now, Firefox 70 shows who's tracking you: Here's how

24 Oct 2019

Now, Firefox 70 shows who's tracking you: Here's how

Continuing its push for privacy, Mozilla has released Firefox 70, the latest version of its browser for desktop.

Soon, Firefox will encrypt domain name requests by default

09 Sep 2019

Soon, Firefox will encrypt domain name requests by default

Mozilla Firefox browser is getting a major privacy-focused feature by the end of this month - DNS over HTTPS or DoH.

Mozilla gives another good reason to ditch Chrome for Firefox

04 Sep 2019

Mozilla gives another good reason to ditch Chrome for Firefox

Just like Apple, Mozilla is also making privacy its calling card to take on Google.

Update Firefox right now! Hackers can compromise your computer

19 Jun 2019

Update Firefox right now! Hackers can compromise your computer

If you haven't updated Firefox in a while, may be now is just the right time to do so.

Soon, Mozilla could launch paid version of Firefox: Here's why

10 Jun 2019

Soon, Mozilla could launch paid version of Firefox: Here's why

Mozilla Corporation, the company behind Firefox, could soon launch a premium version of the browser.

Firefox is becoming faster than ever: Here's how

22 May 2019

Firefox is becoming faster than ever: Here's how

Mozilla's Firefox browser is getting a major update, one that would make it faster and snappier than ever.

Now, use Mozilla's free 'Lockbox' password manager on Android

27 Mar 2019

Now, use Mozilla's free 'Lockbox' password manager on Android

Building on its 'privacy-first' mission, Mozilla has launched 'Firefox Lockbox,' a free password manager for Android users.

Now, use 'Firefox Send' for free, fully encrypted file transfers

14 Mar 2019

Now, use 'Firefox Send' for free, fully encrypted file transfers

Mozilla, the non-profit organization behind the famous Firefox browser, has launched a new service for instant file transfers - Firefox Send.

#FastAndLight: Mozilla launches Firefox Lite browser in India

13 Mar 2019

#FastAndLight: Mozilla launches Firefox Lite browser in India

Mozilla has officially launched the lighter avatar of Firefox - Firefox Lite - for Android users in India.

Watch out! This Trojan spoofs search results to steal cryptocurrency

27 Jan 2019

Watch out! This Trojan spoofs search results to steal cryptocurrency

Researchers at Kaspersky Lab have flagged a new form of Trojan, one that uses disturbing new tricks to steal cryptocurrency.

Here's how you can check if your email-id was breached

26 Sep 2018

Here's how you can check if your email-id was breached

Mozilla, the company behind Google Chrome's rival browser, is offering a new feature to enhance online security.

#TechBytes: 5 awesome features of Mozilla Firefox Quantum

04 Sep 2018

#TechBytes: 5 awesome features of Mozilla Firefox Quantum

Tired of using unprotected, slow, convoluted web browsers? Well, then you should give the relatively new Firefox Quantum browser a try.

Mozilla activates Tracking Protection on Firefox for iOS by default

13 Apr 2018

Mozilla activates Tracking Protection on Firefox for iOS by default

At a time when conversation around online privacy has heightened, Mozilla has updated its Firefox browser on iOS to turn on the Tracking Protection feature by default.

Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Firefox to support biometric login

12 Apr 2018

Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Firefox to support biometric login

Internet browsers like Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge and Mozilla Firefox have agreed to support a new standard called Web Authentication API that uses fingerprints/facial recognition for login.

Mozilla launches extension that prevents Facebook from tracking you

28 Mar 2018

Mozilla launches extension that prevents Facebook from tracking you

Mozilla has launched a Firefox extension called Facebook Container that "isolates your Facebook identity from the rest of your web activity" and keeps it limited to Facebook.

#DeleteFacebook: Mozilla, Sonos join the bandwagon

25 Mar 2018

#DeleteFacebook: Mozilla, Sonos join the bandwagon

Mozilla has announced to temporarily distance itself from Facebook.

Mozilla releases Firefox 59 for Desktops and Android

18 Mar 2018

Mozilla releases Firefox 59 for Desktops and Android

Global non-profit foundation Mozilla has announced the release of Firefox Quantum version 59 for users on desktop and Android.

Meet Firefox Quantum browser: 2x faster and 30% less memory

15 Nov 2017

Meet Firefox Quantum browser: 2x faster and 30% less memory

Google Chrome has always been the go-to search engine for the majority of internet users. To change this scenario, Mozilla has now released "Firefox Quantum", the biggest and most exciting update to Firefox browser in 13 years.

Adobe to pull the plug on Flash Player in 2020

26 Jul 2017

Adobe to pull the plug on Flash Player in 2020

Adobe Systems is going to end an era by retiring its once-popular Flash Player plug-in by 2020.

Mozilla's challenge, decentralize the web and take home $2 million

26 Jun 2017

Mozilla's challenge, decentralize the web and take home $2 million

In modern times, like water and electricity, we take the Internet for granted. However, there are millions out there who don't have access to it.