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Hack on popular Chrome plugin spams ads to one million users

Hack on popular Chrome plugin spams ads to one million users

The author says a phishing scam led to the theft of admin credentials.
By Dale Walker Aug 7 2017, 12:41PM
Google to throttle Chrome tabs to boost battery life

Google to throttle Chrome tabs to boost battery life

Chrome developers look for ways to boost browser's battery life.
By Staff Writer Mar 16 2017, 12:29PM
How to: Enable private browsing on any browser to keep your search history secret

How to: Enable private browsing on any browser to keep your search history secret

Whether it's Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, or Microsoft Edge, here’s how to enable private browsing on every major browser.
By Lee Bell Mar 13 2017, 10:53AM
Facebook comment tag malware scam targets Chrome users

Facebook comment tag malware scam targets Chrome users

Scammers are spreading JavaScript malware disguised as a Facebook comment tag notification.
By Robert Abel Jun 29 2016, 11:49AM
Windows 10's Edge browser crushes Chrome in Microsoft's battery tests

Windows 10's Edge browser crushes Chrome in Microsoft's battery tests

It's a battle of the browsers at Microsoft, and unsurprisingly, they think Edge is top.
By Staff Writer Jun 22 2016, 11:44AM
Google updates Chrome with 15 patches

Google updates Chrome with 15 patches

Google reported it has updated Chrome to version 51.0.2704.79 for Windows, Mac, and Linux with a total of 15 security fixes, including two high and five medium threats, being patched.
By Doug Olenick Jun 7 2016, 10:28AM
Review: the Asus Chromebit CS10 can't quite replace a PC

Review: the Asus Chromebit CS10 can't quite replace a PC

It’s cheap, but can the Chromebit really serve as a fully functioning desktop PC?
By Michael Passingham May 11 2016, 11:07AM
Vivaldi 1.0 FINAL promises uniquely customisable web browser for power users

Vivaldi 1.0 FINAL promises uniquely customisable web browser for power users

Vivaldi Technologies has unveiled Vivaldi 1.0 FINAL, the first stable release of a web browser aimed squarely at those who want full control over their web browsing experience.
By Nick Peers Apr 8 2016, 10:14AM
View all your Chrome/Firefox/IE addons with NirSoft’s BrowserAddonsView

View all your Chrome/Firefox/IE addons with NirSoft’s BrowserAddonsView

Freeware developer NirSoft has released BrowserAddonsView, a free tool which detects and displays all your installed Chrome, Firefox and IE extensions, in all user profile folders.
By Mike Williams Feb 26 2016, 10:20AM
10 of the best Google Chrome extensions...

10 of the best Google Chrome extensions...

... that are guaranteed to waste your time. Sorry.
By Esat Dedezade Jan 20 2016, 11:29AM
Signal Desktop first beta released

Signal Desktop first beta released

Edward Snowden-endorsed developer Open Whisper Systems has announced the first public beta of Signal Desktop, a secure chat app for Chrome.
By Mike Williams Dec 4 2015, 12:04PM
TeamViewer 11 promises of better network performance

TeamViewer 11 promises of better network performance

TeamViewer GmbH has released the final version of TeamViewer 11, its remote access tool for Windows, Linux and Mac computers.
By Nick Peers Dec 2 2015, 10:51AM
12 KILLER features of OS X 10.11 El Capitan

12 KILLER features of OS X 10.11 El Capitan

Apple's latest Mac operating system isn't just the best yet, it's also packing some fantastic new additions.
By Staff Writer Nov 24 2015, 10:36AM
How to: Install Kodi on Chromecast

How to: Install Kodi on Chromecast

Have lots of local files you want to stream to your Chromecast from Kodi (formerly XBMC)? Here's how to do it.
By Staff Writer Nov 23 2015, 9:20AM
How to: Force Chrome to show nothing but cat pics

How to: Force Chrome to show nothing but cat pics

A New Google Chrome extension has potential for unlimited mischief.
By Esat Dedezade Oct 14 2015, 10:12AM
Google Chrome 43 FINAL adds web MIDI hardware support

Google Chrome 43 FINAL adds web MIDI hardware support

Google has unveiled Chrome 43 FINAL for Windows, Mac and Linux. Version 43’s main new feature is support for hardware MIDI instruments.
By Nick Peers May 21 2015, 11:08AM
Google rolls out new anti-phishing extension

Google rolls out new anti-phishing extension

Now Chrome can cut off fake login pages.
By Jane McCallion May 1 2015, 11:17AM
15 expert features of Chrome OS

15 expert features of Chrome OS

Darien Graham-Smith shares the tips and hidden settings that can help you make the most of your Chromebook.
By Darien Graham-Smith Feb 4 2015, 11:49AM
Chrome 40 for iOS brings browser Handoff support

Chrome 40 for iOS brings browser Handoff support

Google has today announced the release of Chrome 40 for iOS.
By Mike Williams Jan 21 2015, 9:42PM
After losing Firefox, could Google lose Safari too?

After losing Firefox, could Google lose Safari too?

The search giant could be facing competition.
By Barry Collins Nov 27 2014, 11:53AM