The Bureau of Meteorology has started blocking the text browsers lynx and w3m from accessing its website, preventing many sight-impaired readers from using the site.
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has published an issues paper on the impact of default settings for search engines and browsers on mobile devices, and is seeking submissions from consumers and the industry.
If you're still using the old version of the Edge browser that shipped with earlier versions of Windows 10, you'll soon be upgraded to the new version, with the old no longer supported and set to be uninstalled.
Security vendor Avast has identified malware hidden in at least 25 third-party Google Chrome and Microsoft Edge extensions. These extensions are associated with big-name sites including Instagram and Facebook.
If Apple didn't release a new version of macOS each year, you'd probably think of Big Sur as just an update rather than a significantly new version.
Ninety percent of the Australia’s credential abuse attacks are delivered from within Australia via local ISP networks, according to a new study which also found that a growing number of internationally-based cybercriminals are routing attacks via homegrown networks.
Mozilla, the organisation that produces the Firefox browser and makes a loud noise about its open source credentials, is quietly collecting telemetry data on its users by the use of hidden add-ons, even though publicly visible telemetry controls are not selected.
COMMENT I'm using the excellent 1Blocker software on my 13-inch MacBook Retina 2013 model, and it ensures I can have my usual suite of too many tabs open without too slow performance.
Australian and New Zealand consumers still prefer making purchases via desktop despite browser traffic continuing to move towards smartphones, according to a new report.
Avaya has released a new platform for business communications that it claims fulfills the “long-sought promise” of unified communications (UC) by delivering streamlined, mobile-first communications within the applications and browsers employees “live in” for their work.
Major entertainment companies and cable operators in the US are pushing for a new video streaming standard whereby they can control the viewing on the Internet of content that they produce.
The idea of using a mobile or desktop browser to access a cloud-based browser in order to use web applications does seem a little odd at first, but Citrix thinks there are some good reasons why organisations may wish to add another layer of complexity.
If you're on a currently supported version of Windows, it's time to check that you're also using a supported version of Internet Explorer. From Tuesday 12 January there will be no more security updates for Internet Explorer 8, 9 and 10 on Windows 7 and 8.
The wait for El Capitan is almost over, with Apple confirming it will be released today, 30 September.
Security firm F-Secure says a hacking experiment it conducted in the UK highlights the dangers of using public Wi-Fi which it claims is “inherently insecure”.
Microsoft has used its Build developer conference to announce new features and developer tools for Windows 10, notably mechanisms to port Android and iOS apps to the forthcoming operating system.
Opera Mini will become the default web browser for Microsoft’s existing feature phones and Asha phones portfolio, as part of a new deal announced today.
While some of the new or revised features announced for OS X Yosemite seem to be there just for the sake of consistency with iOS, others appear to be genuinely useful.
Amazon has introduced a Kindle Cloud reader that allows Kindle users to read their books in their web browser.
Apple has released updated versions of its Safari browser for OS X to patch dozens of vulnerabilities.
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