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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
Chrome kills Flash on Mac, Windows, and Linux in one big swing
Chrome kills Flash on Mac, Windows, and Linux in one big swing
Google released the version 55 of Chrome browser this week and it has one of the biggest updates in recent history. The new browser no longer ...... 03 Dec 2016 - 3 comments
Chrome to be less memory-intensive with new update
Chrome to be less memory-intensive with new update
Google has said that its popular Chrome browser will be less memory-intensive following a new update in early December. The search giant ...... 11 Oct 2016
Firefox is bringing in Chrome plugins
Firefox is bringing in Chrome plugins
Mozilla has initiated what is called Project Mortar and aims to replace the current plugins with a new solution. It hopes to decrease the cost ...... 03 Oct 2016 - 3 comments
Mozilla's Firefox surpasses IE/Edge in market share for first time ever
Mozilla's Firefox surpasses IE/Edge in market share for first time ever
According to the most recent StatCounter figures, Firefox has surpassed Internet Explorer/Edge in market share for the first time ever, although ...... 22 May 2016 - 11 comments
The Google Play Store is now headed to Chrome
The Google Play Store is now headed to Chrome
Google has announced this week that the Google Play Store is headed to Chrome as Android and Chrome continue to merge. Said the company earlier: ...... 20 May 2016
Apple iPhone users are increasingly moving towards using Chrome over Safari
Apple iPhone users are increasingly moving towards using Chrome over Safari
According to Adobe's Google I/O Digital Index Report, iOS users are increasingly moving from Safari to Chrome for their browsing needs. "iPhone ...... 15 May 2016 - 5 comments
Google celebrates the release of Chrome 50 with a large infographic
Google celebrates the release of Chrome 50 with a large infographic
Google has celebrated the release of Chrome 50 this week, the 50th major update of the popular web browser, with a fun infographic. There ...... 22 Apr 2016
Google increases top bounty for Chromebook hacking
Google increases top bounty for Chromebook hacking
Last year, Google began offering a $50,000 bounty for anyone who could compromise a Chromebook in guest mode. Following zero successful ...... 15 Mar 2016
Google promises new algorithm will make Chrome run faster
Google promises new algorithm will make Chrome run faster
Google says their latest algorithm will significantly increase Chrome's speed, with the ability to compress up to 26 percent more than the existing ...... 21 Jan 2016
Google to kill Chrome support for Windows XP, Vista and older OS X versions next year
Google to kill Chrome support for Windows XP, Vista and older OS X versions next year
Google has announced today that it will end support for the Chrome browser for many older operating systems in April 2016. Windows XP and ...... 11 Nov 2015
Chrome really is eating all your battery life
Chrome really is eating all your battery life
Thanks to a new report, we have some more proof that Google's Chrome browser is killing your battery life, and in some cases, to a huge degree. ...... 21 Oct 2015 - 9 comments
Thankfully, Google removes the desktop Chrome notification center
Thankfully, Google removes the desktop Chrome notification center
Google has announced today that it is retiring its annoying Chrome notification center from upcoming Chrome versions for Windows, Mac and Linux. ...... 14 Oct 2015
New Chrome update will reduce the incredible amount of RAM the browser uses
New Chrome update will reduce the incredible amount of RAM the browser uses
Fans of Google's Chrome browser know that if they want to have multiple tabs open then you better have 32GB of RAM free since the browser has ...... 04 Sep 2015
Google Chrome to use less memory and power
Google Chrome to use less memory and power
Following an update, Google's Chrome browser should use less memory and be less of a burden on battery life. It's not exactly a secret that ...... 04 Sep 2015 - 4 comments
Chrome now blocking direct access to certain popular torrent sites
Chrome now blocking direct access to certain popular torrent sites
As of this weekend, Google's popular Chrome browser is now blocking a few popular torrent sites if you try to access them directly. At one ...... 12 Jul 2015 - 24 comments
WWDC: Following in Chrome's footsteps, Safari will now let you know which tabs are playing audio
WWDC: Following in Chrome's footsteps, Safari will now let you know which tabs are playing audio
Apple has announced today that Safari will soon be able to find what tab is playing audio so they can mute it, close it or just get back to it quicker. ...... 09 Jun 2015
Google releases 'Password Alert' browser extension to help protect against phishing
Google releases 'Password Alert' browser extension to help protect against phishing
Google has released 'Password Alert' this week, a browser extension for Chrome that will help protect against phishing attacks that are out ...... 30 Apr 2015
Google will support Chrome for XP until end of the year
Google will support Chrome for XP until end of the year
A year ago, Microsoft stopped support for their decade-old Windows XP operating system, meaning the millions of users still running the OS are ...... 19 Apr 2015 - 2 comments
After Chrome 42, the browser will no longer support Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich
After Chrome 42, the browser will no longer support Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich
Google has announced today that starting with the release of Chrome 42, the browser will no longer support Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. ...... 04 Mar 2015 - 2 comments
October Web browser market share: Firefox continues its fall, IE11 now on top
October Web browser market share: Firefox continues its fall, IE11 now on top
Every month, NetMarketshare releases their Web browser market share data and there is always something interesting to gain from the figures. ...... 01 Nov 2014 - 7 comments
New executive move seems to suggest the next step of the ongoing Android and Chrome convergence
New executive move seems to suggest the next step of the ongoing Android and Chrome convergence
Over time there has been a clear convergence of Google's Android and Chrome operating systems and a new executive change seems to suggest that ...... 19 Oct 2014
64-bit Chrome browser now available for Windows users, in beta
64-bit Chrome browser now available for Windows users, in beta
Google has made its 64-bit Chrome browser for Windows available via beta channels after first appearing in alpha for Dev/Canary users. To ...... 01 Aug 2014
Google surpasses Microsoft as top U.S. browser, at least by one metric
Google surpasses Microsoft as top U.S. browser, at least by one metric
According to a new research report from Adobe, Google's Chrome browser has surpassed Microsoft's Internet Explorer as the most popular browser ...... 06 Jun 2014
'OK Google' voice search command now available for all Chrome users
'OK Google' voice search command now available for all Chrome users
Earlier this year, Google added the hands-free voice search "OK Google" command to its desktop Chrome browser, but you needed to install a special ...... 23 May 2014 - 1 comment
Mozilla's Firefox hits 5-year lows in browser market share, Chrome gains
Mozilla's Firefox hits 5-year lows in browser market share, Chrome gains
According to the latest Net Applications data, Firefox has hit a 5-year low in browser market share. February saw the launch of Firefox 27, ...... 04 Mar 2014 - 18 comments
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