Last June's changes let users opt-in to sharing personally identifiable data, which ads use to better track them.
MIT has a way to speed up web browsing by 34 percent
Instead of using compression, the framework changes the order browsers retrieve data.
Google keeps you safe from sneaky download buttons on the web
Your browsing experience is about to get better.
Chrome for Android slims down the internet when speeds are slow
If you're on the subway with the dreaded 'Edge' signal, Chrome will serve you text only.
Plug-in turns your browsing history into a searchable database
Some apps make it easy to delete your browsing history for the sake of privacy and security. This...
Opera Mini 9 promises smoother video-watching on iOS
Since the beginning, Opera's focus with its mobile browser has been to save users as much data as...
Google's AdID, an anonymous identifier for advertising, could replace the aging cookie
You know the drill: accept the cookie, delete the cookie, empty the cookie bin, and so on. Mostly,...
This is the Modem World: The day Google died
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Opera 15 Chromium-based browser officially launched for PC and Mac
While the non-final build of Opera's new browser for PC and Mac was simply called "Next," today it...