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Update OS X Right Now Or You Could Get Some Nasty Spyware

Apple has issued an urgent security update for OS X El Capitan, OS X Yosemite and Safari to protect against the same security vulnerability that hit iOS last week.


Your Browser's Private Mode Isn't As Secret As You Think

Your browser’s private or incognito mode can be useful for many reasons, but you should always know what it is and isn’t hiding. Here’s exactly what’s happening when you launch a private window.


There's An Easy Way To Quickly Disable iOS 9's Content Blocking In Safari

If you’ve got that new and improved iOS 9, then Safari now includes content blocking capabilities. These blockers are enabled or disabled through the Safari section of Settings, but if you want to temporarily view a site in the way its makers intended then there’s a quick shortcut.


Watch The World Switch From Internet Explorer To Chrome

Somewhere deep in the cobweb-filled recesses of your brain, you might remember a time when checking your email meant booting up Internet Explorer. But as this infographic shows, it wasn’t long ago that the world was filled with Internet Explorers. Then, a couple years back, nearly every country switched to Chrome.


How To Get Back Closed Safari Tabs On iOS

Mobile apps have less space to lay out menus and buttons and as a result it’s not always obvious how to do certain tasks within an app. Case in point: Bringing back tabs you’ve recently closed on the mobile version of Safari. Here’s how to do it with just a few taps.


Apple's Great New Developer Program Screws Over Safari Devs

During the last few days of the World Wide Developer Conference (WWDC), Apple announced major changes to its developer programs. Gone are the different programs — and different fees — that developers for iOS, OS X, and watchOS previously had to pay. And that’s great! Except, one of the most under-appreciated dev communities got a lil’ bit screwed over.


Apple's Great New Developer Program Screws Over Safari Devs

During the last few days of the World Wide Developer Conference (WWDC), Apple announced major changes to its developer programs. Gone are the different programs — and different fees — that developers for iOS, OS X and watchOS previously had to pay. And that’s great! Except, one of the most under-appreciated dev communities got a lil’ bit screwed over.


How To Sync Your Open Safari Tabs Across Mac, iPhone And iPad

iCloud Tabs have been around for a while — they work on iOS 6 or later and OS X Mountain Lion or later — but they’re worth revisiting if you’re new to the software or you’ve been dallying with other browser apps recently. Here’s how to make sure the feature’s switched on and where you can find it.


The Best Extensions For Safari In iOS 8

When Apple unleashed iOS 8 on the world, it didn’t exactly break down the boundaries of its walled garden — but it did put in one or two windows. Apps can now share with each other more easily, and there’s improved integration for third-party tools in Safari thanks to the new extension support. Here are 8 of the best compatible apps currently available, and what they can do for you.


This Chrome Extension Replaces Tony Abbott Photos With Cats

Tired of seeing our stammering Prime Minister all around the web? Relieve the burden with Stop Tony Meow: a Chrome extension that replaces photos of Abbott with cute cat photos.


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