Safari (Browser)

Safari Exploited Again on Day Two of Pwn2Own

The second day of Trend Micro’s Pwn2Own 2018 saw Apple’s Safari browser exploited twice. One team successfully completed its attempt within the …


Pwn2Own competition flushes out five Apple bugs, four Microsoft flaws

Independent researchers collected $267,000 in bug purchases this week at the annual Pwn2Own contest at CanSecWest in Vancouver, after demonstrating …

Information Security

Researchers Uncover macOS and Safari Exploits at Pwn2Own 2018 [Updated]

The eighteenth annual CanSecWest security conference is underway in downtown Vancouver, Canada, where researchers are competing in the 11th Pwn2Own computer hacking contest for over $2 million in prizes.<p>Day one results have already been published over at the Zero Day Initiative website, with a …

Information Security

How to save articles to read later on your phone, tablet or computer

Sometimes you might come across an article you really want to read, but just don't have time to read it now. There's an easy way to save those …


A brief introduction to second-party data

<b>Econsultancy has just published a handy guide to second-party data, in association with Salesforce.</b><p>Here's a quick intro to the subject, along with …


Google iOS Update: Search the Web Without Leaving iMessage

Google’s Search app for iOS has been updated with three new features. One of which is an iMessage extension that allows users to search the web …


Essential Facebook security tips for iPhone users

The world of grey IT means both enterprise and consumer users frequently use popular social networking service Facebook on their devices. It makes …

Business Technology

Alexander: How to get rid of pop-up ads on the iPhone and iPad

Q: How can we stop the annoying Amazon lock screen advertisements that are plaguing our iPhone and iPad Safari browsers?

Personal Information

CORS with Safari, NTLM Authentication

Okay. So I have a CORS problem with Safari, ntlm Authentication. Just to start off with I have looked a this post CORS request not working in Safari …

Software Development

How To: The Easy Way to Get Your Chrome Desktop Tabs in Your iPhone's Safari Browser

If you have a Mac, you can use Apple's Handoff feature to open one of your Safari desktop tabs in Safari on your iPhone. But if you prefer to use …


Adding and Arranging Websites Bookmark on Mobile Safari for iOS – iPhone and iPad

Do you have list of websites that you frequently visit? I do and it’s going to be too troublesome if


'Get News. Not too Quickly. Avoid Social.'

Blog: Technology and LearningPart of me wants to cheer on Farhad Manjoo in his recommendation to disconnect from social media and re-connect with …

iOS Apps

17 Important Habits of Savvy iPhone Owners

Thanks to Apple’s design philosophy, iPhones are devices that just seem to <i>work</i> for basically any user. They’re simple, intuitive and powerful …


How To Prevent Tracking in the macOS High Sierra Safari Browser

Safari for macOS High Sierra users can easily turn off tracking while using the browser. Intelligent Tracking Prevention uses machine learning to …


A $50 gamble to potentially make millions

Those who rushed out and hoovered up simple domain names in the hope of selling them to businesses for hugely inflated prices looked like geniuses if …

Domain Names

Google’s Chrome ad blocker means the Web’s largest ad company is also now advertising’s biggest traffic cop

Google, one of the dominant players in the online advertising world, may soon have even more power in that space. It is now taking on the challenge of determining what’s a good ad or a bad ad and deciding which ones the majority of Web users will see.<p>Google’s Chrome browser, which is used by about …

Digital Advertising

The False Teeth of Chrome's Ad Filter

Today Google launched a new version of its Chrome browser with what they call an "ad filter"—which means that it sometimes blocks ads but is not an …

Digital Advertising

Top 10 Worst iOS Apps Killing Your Battery : iOS11

While a low battery may be a fact of life for heavy smartphone users, in many cases, a lot of the blame can actually be placed on the apps that are …


How to Use Safari's Private Browsing Mode and Delete Your Browsing History in iOS 11

This article explains how to use Safari's Private Browsing mode, which prevents your browsing history from being logged on your Apple devices. It's a useful feature if you're buying gifts online for friends or family, for instance, and you don't want anyone with access to your devices to find out …


How To Directly Save Webpages As PDF In iOS 11

PDF files are really convenient to read and also to share, hence they are preferred by most users. There are different apps for Windows or Mac based …


Changes Coming to Safari 11.1 in iOS 11.3 and macOS 10.13.4 – MacStories

Apple's Ricky Mondello has a great thread on some of the improvements for users and web developers coming to the next version of Safari, which is available in today's betas of iOS 11.3 and macOS 10.13.4.<p>Among the highlights: animated GIFs can be replaced with silent videos; Intelligent Tracking …


Apple Rushes Fix for Latest ‘Text Bomb’ Bug As Abuse Spreads

Apple said it is working on a fix for the latest text bomb bug that crashes a number of iOS and Mac apps that display specific Telugu language …

San Francisco

Watch: Safari 11 Tips and Tricks

Video<p>Apples web browser, Safari, has been updated to Safari 11 with iOS 11 and macOS High Sierra with some pretty impressive updates that might go …


Ad Firms Said to be Losing ‘Hundreds of Millions of Dollars’ After Apple Restricts User Tracking in Safari Browser

Online ad firms are said to be losing out on “hundreds of millions of dollars” due to Apple’s Intelligent Tracking Prevention (ITP), which it …


For Mac, Windows and Chrome users, there's a thin silver lining to the big chip security flaw

Apple is to issue a fix for its products impacted by the ‘Spectre’ chip flaw, after major chipmakers disclosed flaws that leave nearly every modern computing device vulnerable to hackers. Newslook

IT security

Apple says Meltdown and Spectre flaws affect all Mac and iOS devices

Updates to protect against Meltdown flaw available for supported iPhone, iPad, Mac computers and Apple TV devices, with more protections being developed<p>Spectre and Meltdown processor security flaws – explained<p>Apple’s iPhones, iPads and Mac computers are all vulnerable to the major processor flaws …

Technology (Australia)

Apple Discusses 'Spectre' and 'Meltdown' Fixes on iOS, MacOS

The Safari browser is also getting an update.<p>This story originally appeared on Engadget<p>The recently disclosed bugs that affect so many modern CPUs are an issue on Apple platforms as well, and last night the company explained how it's dealing with them.<p>In a new support page, Apple confirmed it has …


Apple: All iPhones, iPads, Macs Affected by Security Flaws

Almost all of Apple’s hardware line-up is affected by two security vulnerabilities disclosed by researchers this week, the company admitted in a …

Information Security

How To Reopen Closed Tabs In Chrome, Firefox, Edge And Safari Browser

A very common problem most of us face while browsing is unintentionally closing the tab. Sometimes while opening a tab or closing a specific tab, we …


Who’s affected by the computer chip security flaw (and what to do next)

Technology companies are scrambling to fix serious security flaws affecting computer processors built by Intel and other chipmakers and found in many …

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