Latest News

ZD net

News from the source ZD net on page 1

Google working on new Chrome security feature to 'obliterate DOM XSS'

Google has created a new browser API that will help Chrome fight certain types of cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities, adding another level of protection at the browser level to keep users safe from hacking attempts.More security newsThis new feature is called Trusted Types and is a browser API that Google has been working on for the past months.The company's engineers plan to test Trusted Types throughout 2018, between Chrome 73 and Chrome 76, before rolling out and enabling it as a per...

Ulefone Armor 6 hands-on: The ideal rugged device for professional phone warriors Review

Pros✓Sure grip body with no sharp edges ✓5,000mAh battery ✓UV sensorCons✕SIM / SD card difficult to positionFeatured storiesThe Armor 6 from Ulefone is a large rugged phone with a long-lasting 5,000mAh battery and lots of nice-to-have features.This rugged phone is rated at IP69K -- which is a test usually performed on road vehicles that need to be pressure washed regularly. It is also rated at IP68, so it is dust tight and can be immersed in water up to 7 feet deep for up to two hours.This phon...

GAO gives Congress go-ahead for a GDPR-like privacy legislation

An independent report authored by a US government auditing agency has recommended that Congress develop internet data privacy legislation to enhance consumer protections, similar to the EU's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).More security newsThe 56-page report was put together by the US Government Accountability Office (GAO), a bi-partisan government agency that provides auditing, evaluation, and investigative services for Congress. Its reports are used for hearings and drafting legisl...

Samsung leaks Galaxy Watch Active, Galaxy Buds, Galaxy Fit in app update

Samsung updated its Galaxy Wearable app on Thursday, and in turn, the app leaked three new devices we now expect Samsung to announce at next week's Unpacked event.The leaked photos were first spotted by SamCentral. The photos posted on Twitter (see below) show the Galaxy Watch Active, the Galaxy Buds, and Galaxy Fit and Fit E.We previously covered the Galaxy Buds, the completely wireless earbuds will reportedly come with a charging case that works with wireless charging, and it's rumored that t...

Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 review: A modern-day slider phone with dual front cameras Review

Pros✓Near bezel-free screen ✓Dual front and rear cameras ✓Slide-out front camera mechanism ✓Wireless charging pad included ✓Programmable side buttonCons✕No IP rating for dust/water resistance ✕No MicroSD card slot or 3.5mm audio jack ✕No IR blaster ✕Relatively heavyAfter Xiaomi entered the UK smartphone market with its flagship £499 (inc. VAT) Mi 8 Pro late last year, it was clear that leading mid-range handset makers like OnePlus and Honor had some serious competition. The Mi MIX 3's dual fron...

Google Chrome users: You'll soon be able to share links to specific words on websites

Chrome developers are preparing a new feature for the desktop and mobile browser that will let users share a link that takes the recipient to the exact word the sender has selected. Featured storiesThe incoming feature was spotted by Chrome Story and has been merged into Chromium source code for a future release. Dubbed 'Scroll-To-Text', it is the text equivalent of sharing a link to a YouTube video that jumps to a preselected time. As it is, there's no tool in Chrome for creating a link to a c...

Microsoft just made Windows 10 updates a little easier to understand

Microsoft says that in the upcoming release of Windows 10 version 1903 it will get rid of the 'Semi-Annual Channel (Targeted)' SAC-T label, making life a little less confusing for admins.The SAC-T label was part of the replacement for the Current Branch label (CB) that told businesses a particular version of Windows 10 was ready to deploy. The move should simplify things for IT pros and users who may have been confused by Microsoft's terminology and what it meant for deploying Windows 10 to dev...

Tableau tangos with the enterprise

Beyond the headlines of the new natural language query, Tableau is diving deeper into data management in this release, dancing in territory addressed by partners. And while we’re talking natural language query, what about voice?

The news from the source (ZD net) and feedixo no responsibility for it.

News from the source ZD net on page 1