Each Friday, we share a curated list of articles we found during the past week. Here’s the list of the new and interesting ones we found for the week ending August 13, 2021. If there’s an article you think we should read, let us know in the comments below.
Today’s Firefox 91 release adds new site-wide cookie-clearing action – Mozilla’s Firefox 91 was released this week. It includes a new privacy management feature called Enhanced Cookie Clearing, which allows users to manage all cookies and locally stored data generated by a website.
Chip Shortage Challenges Maker Manufacturers – We’ve been reading a lot about the “Great Global Semiconductor Shortage” has affected automakers, game console manufacturers, and others. But tinkerers, prototypers, artists, and students making their own projects are also getting hit hard.
Microsoft announces new ransomware detection features for Azure – Microsoft has just unveiled a new ransomware detection feature for Azure customers. The Fusion detection for ransomware system correlates alerts that are potentially associated with ransomware activities.
Roblox: Gaming, the Creator Economy, and the Metaverse – Many of us have seen our kids playing Roblox, or maybe we’re playing it ourselves. Here’s a quick look at how Roblox works, what it offers creators, and how Roblox is building the metaverse.