Microsoft's new Edge browser will support Chrome

Microsoft's new Edge browser will support Chromeextensions. 3r3633. 3r3-31. will makeits new browser Edge, based on Chromium, compatible with Chrome extensions. This feature will greatly enhance the functionality of Edge, although on the other hand, it will leave browser users vulnerable to malicious extensions, which are also quite a few. 3r350.  3r3633. 3r350.  3r3633. Not so long ago, Microsoft announced its intention to rebuild Microsoft Edge to make it more convenient and safe for users. The solution to this problem was somewhat unexpected - it was announced that the updated Edge would be based on Chromium. Immediately after this announcement...
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Microsoft has officially confirmed that the Edge is moving to the Chromium

Microsoft has officially confirmed that the Edge is moving to the Chromiumengine. 3r3-31. appeared a few days ago. rumors Microsoft is developing a Chromium based browser that will be shipped by default instead of Edge. The reason was that Microsoft employees suddenly began committing to a free project. Now Microsoft is officially stated 3r3433. that really abandons its own EdgeHTML engine in favor of Chromium in the desktop version of the browser.  For web developers, this is a big relief: when testing with one engine, it will be less, and a bunch of original IE /Edge features will become history. However, according to Mozilla, this decision of colleagues from Microsoft ...
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CraSSh: breaking all modern browsers with CSS calculations

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Configure Firefox /Chrome for very slow and limited Internet

 
3r3-31. 3r33939. Let's try to make from, for example, Firefox a browser that will be useful when you have very expensive traffic, or very low Internet speed, and you urgently need to shovel a bunch of textual information in a minimally readable form, of course, without jаvascript. To do this, we will make a separate Firefox profile for a rainy day. This approach should work for Chrome as well, because the plugin uses the same plugin to reduce traffic. 3r33939. 3r3394.  
3r33939. For comparison, in this mode article loads consuming 106 KB of traffic, while in normal mode Firefox spends about ...
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Friendly protection of a WEB resource against brute force attacks

Friendly protection of a WEB resource against brute force attacksOne of the problems that arise before WEB-resources with personal accounts is brute-force attack. Yes, simple enumeration of all password options for a specific account. Stupid? It is possible, but such an attack can put a heavy load on the resource. In addition, if there is no control over the complexity of the user's password during registration, it may also be successful. 3r3391.  3r399. 3r3391.  3r399. Most often, the issue is solved relatively simply. If the user has entered the wrong password several times, his account is blocked for a while. An alternative solution is to display captcha...
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Old computer, Windows ? 1 GB RAM, DirectX 9 video card, Firefox and Internet

Old computer, Windows ? 1 GB RAM, DirectX 9 video card, Firefox and Internet 
3r3-31. Despite the elapsed time, many still use Windows 7. Someone has to work on this OS or maintain such computers, someone may have a hobby of restoring old PCs, some are completely satisfied with Windows 7 or because of their financial or other beliefs, they do not want to change the old faithful "friend" to the new.  
This article may help many owners of old computers to open the "second wind" to their museum exhibits.  
 
Since the optimization of such old equipment is complex, the article will consist of several chapters:
 
 
- Firefox
 
- Additions to the browser
 
- Drivers
 
- W...
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FireFox may be monetized by the built-in paid VPN plugin

FireFox may be monetized by the built-in paid VPN plugin
 
 
Mozilla intends to begin an experiment to provide built-in workflow via VPN in Firefox. Experiment
started r3r316. on Monday, October 22 and by default, only some users of the English-language build of Firefox 62 from the USA will be affected. Randomly selected participants in the experiment will be installed system addition, allowing you to connect to sites via an encrypted VPN-connection.
 
 
The organization did not create its own VPN network, but uses the network infrastructure of its partner, the Swiss provider 3r315. ProtonVPN 3r3r166. . The function can only work in paid mode for $ 10 per month...
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For which I do not like the modern web

For which I do not like the modern web 3r361.  
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The very first step in working with the web is sending data to your server application. And if the parsing of a dozen small lines can be entrusted to the framework, then what about loading files? 3r361.  
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Take for example PHP, although the above is also true for 99% of other languages ​​and technologies. Suppose we want to allow the user to upload pictures to the site, for this we make a file type field and Outwardly, everything is very simple, only a few bytes have changed in the form and in the code, but now instead of text from forms, you can work with files! But not everything ...
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[Перевод]Correct or kill automatically installed JavaScript?

Hello, Habr! I present to your attention the translation of the article Julie Marchant Fix or Kill Automatically Installed jаvascript?
 
In Richard Stallman's essay "jаvascript Trap" it is noted that people run non-free programs that are automatically installed in their browsers every day. In fact, he greatly understated the problem. Not only do most users run non-free programs every day just by browsing web pages, they run dozens or even hundreds of such programs every day. The jаvascript trap is extremely real and prolific. It is believed that working with sites will be disrupted without ...
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Google has promised to add the ability to refuse automatic synchronization of the browser profile *

Google has promised to add the ability to refuse automatic synchronization of the browser profile * * This will happen only in the middle of October with a patch of 70
 
 
One of the main scandals around Google over the past week is related to the inconspicuous but potentially extremely unpleasant function of automatically connecting a Chrome user profile after login on any of the company's resources. In this case, cookies associated with Google services can not be deleted by browser even through advanced browser settings.
 
 
"Clear all cookies except Google Cookies," thanks to Chrome. /cc @matthew_d_green pic.twitter.com/tR0UJjtPFL
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