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Google Chrome Made a Small UI Tweak, and People Are Freaking Out

A new feature on the latest version of the Chrome browser led some security and privacy experts to think Google is now secretly logging users into Chrome to surreptitiously track their browsing habits.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
9.24.18
Tedium

Close Your Browser Tabs. You Won’t Miss Them.

A case in favor of browser tab minimalism, or closing the tabs you’re not using. Sometimes, information overload has its limits.
Ernie Smith
9.14.18
brain melt

This Stunning Image Made With Pure Code Is Like a Mood Ring For Your Browser

Diana Smith's work is digital art on ultra-hard mode.
Jordan Pearson
5.3.18
suggestion box

Mining Cryptocurrency to Pay for Journalism Is Not the Worst Idea I've Ever Heard

When Salon tried a new way to monetize users with adblockers, everybody hated it.
Jordan Pearson
2.14.18
Hot Trends

Porn Sites Are Doing the Most Cryptocurrency Mining

The trend… heats up.
Jordan Pearson
2.8.18
Rage Quit

The Creator of 'QWOP' Has a New Game and It's Going to Make Me Break My Keyboard

"I could have made something you would have liked."
Emanuel Maiberg
9.28.17
sneaky sneaky

Someone Made an Ad Blocker But for Cryptocurrency Mining

Is this necessary, now?
Jordan Pearson
9.19.17
SEa DoPe

Experience the Zombie Apocalypse Via a Windows 3.0 Simulation

For this fictional FBI grunt, the end of the world is boring as heck.
Samantha Cole
4.20.17
Google

Why Your Browser Is Warning You About Pirate Bay

Major browsers all started blocking access to the website this week.
Kari Paul
5.7.16
News

Canada's Privacy Commissioner Caught Google Targeting Ads It Shouldn't Have

Google was warned about targeting ads using sensitive information before.
Jordan Pearson
6.16.15
Motherboard Blog

Ones and Zeros: Power From Radio-Waves and Suits That Eat Your Soul

_Hot off the press_ h3. One: "The first 'printed' airplane could mean huge economic cuts in airplane development":http://www.sciencedebate.com/science-blog/world-s-first-printed-aircraft-which-could-revolutionise-economics-aircraft-design (Science...
Ones Zeros
8.1.11