Microsoft Pays $28,000 To Researchers For Finding IE 11 Bugs

Microsoft's browser, Internet Explorer, has long been lambasted and criticized for providing inadequate security. However, the company seems adamant on providing better security features in IE 11. To that end, Microsoft recently paid $28,000 to six researchers who were able to find key bugs in IE 11.

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Zero-Day IE Vulnerability Used To Target Nuclear Weapons Researchers

A security firm recently found out that a zero-day vulnerability in Internet Explorer 8 has been used by hackers to install malicious trojans on the systems of nuclear weapons researchers and Department of Energy employees. Microsoft has confirmed the exploit and has provided guidelines on how to patch the exploit.

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Flash Will Be Enabled In Internet Explorer 10 By Default, Starting Tomorrow

Microsoft has been putting curbs on running Flash websites in Internet Explorer 10. The move, the company had cited, was meant to save the users from getting a non-compatible site running on their touchscreen devices. However, Microsoft has now announced that it will be enabling Flash by default in Internet Explorer 10, starting from tomorrow.

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EU Plans To Impose Hefty Fine On Microsoft Over Browser Ballot Fiasco

Microsoft has been under a lot of heat from the European Union ever since the company committed the 'browser ballot' blunder. According to reports, European Commission is now planning to impose a hefty fine on Microsoft for the whole issue, which was a clear violation of the company's antitrust settlement with the Commission.

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[Tutorial] How To Pin Your Favorite Web Sites To Windows 8 Start Screen

By default, Windows 8 Start screen comes with large number of pre-populated tiles, most of which you probably won't use ever. Instead of wasting the space you could pin some of your favorite websites right inside your Start screen in order to quickly access those.

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IE10 Preview For Windows 7 Is Reportedly Launching Today

Microsoft's browser has been pushed back by the fierce competition posed by Chrome and Firefox. Yet it continues to be a major player. With IE 10, Microsoft intends to bring back the glory of Internet Explorer. According to reports, a preview of IE 10 for Windows 7 is due to be launched today.

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[Tutorial] How To Share Your Internet Explorer Bookmarks Between Several Computers

Unfortunately Microsoft Internet Explorer does not have a function to synchronize favorites between several computers. However if you have a Dropbox account, that shouldn't be a problem. In this tutorial I will show you how to move Internet Explorer bookmarks folder in your Dropbox storage, and then link all other computers to your Dropbox which will also have access to your bookmarks.

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