Apple's new plug-in manager in Safari allows for site-specific customization of plug-in behavior.
Volvo expects to launch its first plug-in hybrid, an SUV, in the US next year.
The Aurora test version of Firefox won't load browser plug-ins, such as Silverlight and QuickTime, unless the user grants permission. Flash is the exception.
A security initiative from Google hopes to identify and put a stop to previously unknown, unpatched bugs that threaten the Web at large.
Web developers and graphic artists who want to try the data-saving graphics format now have two choices of open-source plug-ins for Photoshop.
The menu bar in OS X has some customization options, plus an easy fix when the menu bar hangs and prevents the clock or other menus from being accessible.
Microsoft's console is down to £410 at online retailer Zavvi, a saving of £20, while the company has apparently been paying for positive mentions on YouTube.
The Melt, founded by the Flip Camera's creator, invents a smart delivery box that can keep your sandwich fresh for 30 minutes. Thank tech for your lunch.
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Google's Nest finally starts selling a tweaked version of its Thermostat outside of the US and Canada.