Microsoft has always been the biggest brand in the software industry, and Internet Explorer too became the top browser when it crushed Netscape in 2003, but the lack of quality innovations inside Internet Explorer made it dull and slow. Show More Summary
Dia?s series of Artist Web Projects invites artists who do not typically work in the digital realm to realize artworks that explore the aesthetic and conceptual potentials of the Internet. The next commission in the series is Nick Mauss and Ken Okiishi?s Poetry as not, with singing. Show More Summary
In this post I explore a key element of web marketing, SEO and social follower acquisition. I look at a very simple idea which can lead to huge traffic and conversion gains. The internet is built around convenience. We use it to make our lives easy. Show More Summary
A new film "The Thread" explores Reddit's bungling "investigation" during the hunt for the Boston Marathon bombers
Microsoft has pushed out a cumulative security update today for Internet Explorer on Windows 10 build 10049. The company has also pushed out an update to the Windows Server Technical Preview and Hyper-V Server Technical Preview that extends the build's expiration date until the next preview is available in May.
It's another Patch Tuesday, with this month's update including a slew of security fixes in a cumulative update for Internet Explorer. The most important patch on the list blocks an Office exploit that's already being used in "limited attacks" in the wild.
In 1997, researcher Aaron Spangler discovered a bug in Internet Explorer that allowed an attacker to steal credentials using a protocol known as Windows Server Message Block (SMB). Eighteen years later, a researcher on the Cylance SPEAR research team testing a messaging app with that bug in mind discovered a [...]
If Internet Explorer is your primary browser, either by choice or because it is forced upon you in your place of work, at some point you’re going to need to come into contact with the Internet Explorer Gallery. Is the Gallery Here to Stay? In truth, the Internet Explorer Gallery has the feel of a project that is about to be abandoned. Show More Summary
Welcome to Reading List, a weekly collection of great tech reads from around the web. This week explores the hidden biases of Internet memes, the science of artificial testicles, whether the Apple Watch’s success depends on its ability to turn us all into big jerks, and more! Enjoy. Read more...
Choosing your Internet browser is not a decision to be taken lightly, yet it is an issue that very few users give careful consideration to. It’s an ironic fact that while Mac and Windows users will argue over many aspects of their operating systems, they both typically agree that the two default browsers are useless. Show More Summary
It should be clear to anyone who’s seen either The Lord Of The Rings or The Hobbit films that the laws of physics don’t apply to flaxen-haired elf prince Legolas. But now a new analysis from Wired explores just how much gravity alters in Legolas’ presence. Show More Summary
Popular alternative web browser UC Browser is now available as a beta for Windows desktop machines. Long one of our favorite alternatives to Internet Explorer on Windows Phone, UC Browser has made the jump to Windows machines.
Last month, Microsoft’s Chief Marketing Officer Chris Capossela confirmed reports that Windows 10 will be shipping with a new web browser dubbed Project Spartan. This new browser will take the place of Internet Explorer (IE) as the default browser that … Continue reading ?
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer’s (MGM) vanity plate, with its roaring lion surrounded by ribbons of golden film reel, is one of those classic looks that seems invincible to the vicissitudes of time and crass corporate rebranding. And while that’s...Show More Summary
Remember when the federal government went to war against Microsoft?At the time, antitrust investigators accused Microsoft of unfairly packaging Internet Explorer into every copy of Windows, making it hard for other browsers to gain traction with consumers. Show More Summary
As the internet works to make many facets of our culture more accessible, the art world is also evolving. It's exciting to see projects that explore the ways artists can directly reach their audiences. Launched by Portland-based artist...Show More Summary
Welcome to Reading List, a weekly collection of great tech reads from around the web. This week explores how the internet has spawned a new class of phrasal constructions a la “rage quitting,” whether Bitcoin could work in prison, how department stores have shaped our culture, and more. Enjoy! Read more...
Love it or hate it, Internet Explorer (IE) has been Microsoft’s window on the web for almost 20 years. In the rapidly evolving online world this is a ripe old age, and now Microsoft has decided it is time for IE to hand over the baton. More »
Microsoft has announced that its Internet Explorer web browsers will no longer have the Do Not Track setting enabled by default. This seems like a major blow to online privacy, but it probably won’t have much of an effect on most people who browse the Web. Show More Summary
Microsoft today announced that going forward, it will not turn on the “Do Not Track” feature in the upcoming versions of Internet Explorer and Spartan by default. The “Do Not Track” setting in many popular browsers tells websites and their advertisers that you want to opt out of third-party tracking for advertising purposes. All of the major browser vendors,… Read More