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Apple update removes Java plugin for all OS X Mac browsers

Apple update removes Java plugin for all OS X Mac browsers

By 19 October 2012

Apple’s latest OS X update for its Mac computers removes a Java plug-in from all Mac-compatible web browsers. Fans of Java will still be able to use Java-based apps within their browsers but will need to download the official Oracle Java software independently... >>

Google lost money on Android in 2010

Google lost money on Android in 2010

By 4 May 2012

A court has heard that Google’s Android OS lost the internet giant money in every quarter of 2010. Google avoids publishing its financial reports on Android, but during the case in which software developer Oracle is suing Google for copyright infringements,... >>

Facebook's check-in functionality discovered

Facebook's check-in functionality discovered

By 10 May 2010

Facebook has been known to be planning some interesting location-based functionality for a while. But the full extent of the plans hadn't been revealed, until now. Digging through the Javascript on Facebook's "Touch" website shows a function called "Places"... >>

Chrome getting 35% speed boost

Chrome getting 35% speed boost

By 5 May 2010

While most people already regard Chrome as one of the fastest browsers around, Google refuses to rest on its laurels, and has managed to bring yet another substantial performance boost to the browser. A new beta of the browser has pumped up Chrome's scores... >>

Apple fixes 6-month old Java flaws

Apple fixes 6-month old Java flaws

By 16 June 2009

Apple has released a security patch for its Leopard operating system 6 months after the bug was first found. Apple is recommending all users download the new 158MB fix that, it says, will deliver "improved reliability, security, and compatibility for... >>

Apple issues big security update for Mac OS X

Apple issues big security update for Mac OS X

By 13 February 2009

Apple has issued software updates for its Mac OS X operating system, Safari for Windows and Java that patch over 50 bugs. The 44MB "Security Update 2009-001" software update for Mac OS X addresses a massive 28 security issues. In addition the Java for... >>


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