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Chrome will warn about stolen login credentials
Chrome will warn about stolen login credentials
Google will integrate a feature into its Chrome web browser that can detect if your login usernames and passwords have been leaked in a data breach. ...... 11 Dec 2019
Google Chrome to shame slow websites
Google Chrome to shame slow websites
Google's Chrome Browser will soon show varied warnings about slow loading webpages. At some point in the near future, users of Google's Chrome ...... 13 Nov 2019 - 1 comment
Google introduces dark mode and more private incognito mode in Chrome 76
Google introduces dark mode and more private incognito mode in Chrome 76
Google has updated their web browser with a new version that brings along a few significant changes and feature updates. One of the more ...... 01 Aug 2019
Google adding global media controls to Chrome
Google adding global media controls to Chrome
Google has updated Chrome's Canary developer build with a new feature that some of us are fairly excited about. The feature is called Global ...... 08 Jul 2019
Google goes ahead and blocks some of the ad blockers
Google goes ahead and blocks some of the ad blockers
Google announced in January that it will be blocking extensions from using a specific API that was commonly used to block ads. Even after a ...... 31 May 2019 - 3 comments
New exploit in Chrome for Android abuses your trust in the address bar
New exploit in Chrome for Android abuses your trust in the address bar
Google's Chrome is considered to be among the safest browsers for a good reason. Google has spent copious amount of time providing users with ...... 29 Apr 2019
Google updates Chrome: Chrome 74 available now on an all platforms
Google updates Chrome: Chrome 74 available now on an all platforms
Google has today announced the new Chrome 74. The updated version of Google's web browser is available for most platforms, including Windows, ...... 24 Apr 2019 - 1 comment
Android will soon offer EU users to switch to another search engine and browser
Android will soon offer EU users to switch to another search engine and browser
European Union slapped Google a 4.3 billion euro ($5bn) fine last year for breaking EU's competition laws with Android operating system. Now ...... 18 Apr 2019
Microsoft to abandon Edge for Chromium
Microsoft to abandon Edge for Chromium
Just a few years ago, in the eve of Windows 10, Microsoft made the decision to retire the good ol' Internet Explorer for a new and improved browser. ...... 04 Dec 2018
Google promises: Forced Chrome login opt-out
Google promises: Forced Chrome login opt-out
The new Google Chrome released early in September brought a few important changes, one of which was the updated user interface and look. ...... 26 Sep 2018
Chrome gets redesign, new features for 10th anniversary
Chrome gets redesign, new features for 10th anniversary
Google's Chrome browser turned ten years old this past weekend, and Google is celebrating by revamping the browsers appearance and beefing it up. ...... 05 Sep 2018
Google is updating Chrome UI on all platforms
Google is updating Chrome UI on all platforms
Google is planning to revamp Chrome's UI a little in less than two weeks. The search giant's own browser will get an update to its 69th version ...... 24 Aug 2018
Chrome update tackles what is the most annoying problem on the web
Chrome update tackles what is the most annoying problem on the web
The internet is decades and decades old already, and more specifically even the web, the world wide web as it was once known, has come of age ...... 23 Mar 2018 - 4 comments
Chrome's own ad blocker is now live - and this is how it works
Chrome's own ad blocker is now live - and this is how it works
Google's Chrome web browser started blocking ads on February 15, 2018. It comes into effect for all of its billions of users, without any extensions, ...... 18 Feb 2018
Google pressures websites towards HTTPS: A secure web is here to stay
Google pressures websites towards HTTPS: "A secure web is here to stay"
Google's crusade for a safer, more secure web has been taking place for years. Especially after the Snowden leaks everyone has been more interested ...... 09 Feb 2018 - 4 comments
Google updates Chrome with better popup protection
Google updates Chrome with better popup protection
Just as Mozilla updated their browsers, with new Firefox 58, Google answers with a new browser version of their own. Among other things Google's ...... 26 Jan 2018
Mozilla releases new Firefox 58 with improved JavaScript performance and more
Mozilla releases new Firefox 58 with improved JavaScript performance and more
Once a force to be reckoned with on the browser markets, Mozilla, has been in slow decline ever after the inception of Google Chrome. Now the ...... 25 Jan 2018 - 3 comments
Google bringing HDR-videos to Android Chrome
Google bringing HDR-videos to Android Chrome
Google's Chrome browser is by far the most popular mobile browser on the planet, thanks to world dominated by Android phones. The mobile platform's ...... 04 Dec 2017
Chrome will tackle annoying autoplay videos on websites
Chrome will tackle annoying autoplay videos on websites
Google Chrome will soon tackle annoying autoplay videos on websites with new browser features coming next year. Autoplay videos can be extremely ...... 18 Sep 2017 - 3 comments
Chrome 57 to throttle background tabs further to save energy
Chrome 57 to throttle background tabs further to save energy
Chrome 57 will place further limits on CPU usage of background tabs in the browser to save energy and prolong battery life. Chrome 57 will ...... 15 Mar 2017
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