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Google has started disabling Flash and displaying HTML5 content instead on certain websites for a small number of people using its Chrome browser. People can still explicitly permit Flash to load on the affected sites — which are the top 10 that use Flash.
Google has deployed the change for half of the people who are using Chrome 56 beta, which rolled out yesterday, Google technical program manager Eric Deily wrote in a blog post.
Then, “in the next few days,” Deily wrote, the feature will be active for 1 percent of users of Chrome 55 Stable.
And by February 2016 it will be ...more
As Facebook grapples with its fake news problem, and Twitter continues to fall short in trying to curb hate speech and trolls, one social network is actively helping its users take action while a Trump administration looms: Tumblr.
In the aftermath of the election, the social platform has launched Action on Tumblr, a hub to elevate marginalized voices, educate users on timely political and social issues, and provide resources that can lead to real impact — online and off.
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When America needed it most, astronaut John Glenn - the American hero who died yesterday at the age of 95 - came to bat in the Cold War space race against the former Soviet Union, and hit a home run. In his Mercury-Atlas Friendship spacecraft, Glenn managed to achieve three [...]
HealthDay News Babies exposed to secondhand marijuana smoke take in THC, the primary psychoactive chemical in pot, a new study shows.
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Donald Trump's threats to battle Mexico over trade, investment and jobs have pushed a growing number of companies operating in the country to put expansion plans on hold until the president-elect fleshes out his policies, business leaders have told Reuters since the Nov. 8 election.
The Touch Bar on the new MacBook Pro is either the best feature to come to the laptop in years or the most gimmicky, depending on where you stand. (Glowing reviews aside, I stand by my assessment that it looks like an ergonomic nightmare.)
But that hasn't stopped creative developers from finding new uses for the Touch Bar. Now, one developer has made a new music app that turns the Touch Bar into what might be the world's tiniest piano.
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Called Touch Bar Piano, the free app turns the Touch Bar into a tiny, but fully p...more
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