Photo format from Google and Mozilla could leave JPEG in the dust
Apple's got one idea for next-gen photo technology, but a rival approach based on the new AV1 video compression tech could go a step further.
The best job in America is, oh, software developer
Commentary: US News and World Report releases its list of 100 best jobs. At the top, a job that apparently offers great work-life balance. Really?
Brave browser offers to boost your online search privacy
A partnership with search engine DuckDuckGo means private-mode searches can become more private.
This ad-blocking browser has some cryptocurrency for you
You'll get 30 digital tokens that the Brave browser sends to website publishers and YouTube stars who can convert them into cash.
Firefox's big-bang update brings you speed and a new look
Mozilla has doubled its web browser speed already and hopes to double it again in 2018. Say hello to Firefox Quantum.
Firefox Quantum challenges Chrome in browser speed
A beta version lets you test whether Mozilla's newly named web browser, replete with changes built over more than a year, is a match for Google.
Prepare to update, because Google Drive PC app dies next March
The new Backup and Sync app for Windows and MacOS expands Google's approach to file storage spanning your PC and phone. Your choices: update now or update later.
Firefox soon will help you lose yourself in the VR web
Mozilla's next version of its browser, due Tuesday, brings WebVR support to personal computer browsing. Eventually, AR could be the bigger deal.
Mozilla three years later: Is Firefox in a better place?
After Mozilla lost its co-founder and CEO in 2014, we posed 10 questions about its fate. CNET senior reporter Stephen Shankland finally got some answers.
Firefox fights back
Inside Mozilla, CEO Chris Beard and his team are preparing to outmaneuver Google’s Chrome browser. The battle begins in November, with their release of Firefox 57.
Microsoft Paint gets a second life -- in the Windows Store
The program that's been around as long as Windows itself will be discontinued from future versions of Windows.
Thrifty Tuesday: Free software, dirt-cheap Office and more
This big pile o' deals includes a Kindle Paperwhite for $50 and Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge for $275.