Protect against device fingerprinting using installed fonts by automatically cycling through a set of randomly installed fonts.
The EFF’s Privacy Badger extension auto-detects and blocks websites that track you across websites. It also breaks more websites the more you use it.
Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 10.0; Win64; x64; Xbox; Xbox One) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/46.0.2486.0 Safari/537.36 Edge/13.10553
The popular mDNS-utility Avahi sees its first update in three years. The update addresses multiple issues with IPv6 and log-flooding from Windows 10 clients.
Microsoft is working on baking Multicast-DNS and DNS Service Discovery, two widely deployed network-discovery protocols, into Windows 10.
Why does it seem like Google is the only company that is able to deliver good Android smartphones?
I tried out the new Sense sleep monitoring system and its kind-of-stupid “smart” alarm clock. It’s an interesting product, but not a “must-have.”
Windows 10 users may have seen “TWINUI” when opening links and files. TWINUI is a Windows component that is often mistaken for an email client or a PDF reader.
Always use Java’s URI API instead of Android’s URI API to avoid Android’s mishandling of IPv6 literal addresses.
Microsoft went back on promised features in its Office 365 subscription service, so I canceled my subscription.
Out with one vaguely sci-fi inspired brand name for the blog, and in with another one! (Yes, it’s from the movie Her (2013).)
Patreon leaked its customers’ email addresses, and Bitcoin extortion spammers has gotten hold of the leaked database.