News tagged with extension

Browser tool Sell Hack gets C&D from LinkedIn

(Phys.org) —March did not exactly go out like a lamb for Sell Hack, which got a cease and desist letter from LinkedIn because the Sell Hack browser extension, once installed, could provide a pop-up button on LinkedIn profiles, ...

dateApr 02, 2014 in Internet weblog
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Linux camp has key to Windows 8 boot lockout

(Phys.org)—Microsoft's rocky reputation with the open source community was not exactly obliterated with hardware news surrounding the upcoming launch of the operating system, Windows 8. Systems will come with Secure Boot ...

dateOct 14, 2012 in Software report
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PC BIOS soon to be replaced by UEFI

(PhysOrg.com) -- The 25 year old PC BIOS will soon be replaced by UEFI (unified extensible firmware interface) that will enable PC's to boot up in a matter of seconds. In 2011 we will start seeing UEFI dominate new PC's, ...

dateOct 02, 2010 in Software weblog
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Patch for flaw in key Internet protocol

(PhysOrg.com) -- A flaw was found in November in a key Internet protocol that encrypts most sensitive online transactions and communications, including credit card and banking transactions. A patch has now been developed ...

dateJan 15, 2010 in Internet report
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