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Asus Chromebook CX9 (CX9400CE) review: The most stylish Chromebook on the market
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Asus Chromebook CX9 (CX9400CE) review: The most stylish Chromebook on the market

A sleek, expensive Chromebook that tries to bring professional style to Google’s OS
18 Jan 2022
Chrome vs Firefox vs Microsoft Edge
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Chrome vs Firefox vs Microsoft Edge

We put the web's three most popular browsers head-to-head
8 Dec 2021
Chromebook shipments plunge due to 'shift in demand'
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Chromebook shipments plunge due to 'shift in demand'

Sales of Chrome OS devices fell 29.8% in the third quarter of 2021 to 6.5 million units, according to IDC
1 Nov 2021
Asus Chromebook CX1 (CX1100CN) review: A cut-price compromise
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Asus Chromebook CX1 (CX1100CN) review: A cut-price compromise

The latest Asus Chromebook is one of the most affordable laptops on the market - but that doesn’t make it a bargain
15 Oct 2021
Google reveals five high-risk flaws in Chrome browser
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Google reveals five high-risk flaws in Chrome browser

Updated Chrome 93 fixes these serious vulnerabilities
3 Sep 2021
Challenging the rules of security
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Challenging the rules of security

Protecting data and simplifying IT management with Chrome OS
23 Aug 2021
Windows devices targeted by PuzzleMaker malware exploiting Chrome zero-day flaw
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Windows devices targeted by PuzzleMaker malware exploiting Chrome zero-day flaw

Chain of vulnerabilities used to attack multiple companies worldwide
9 Jun 2021
Acer Chromebook 714 review: Unfussy, affordable and effective
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Acer Chromebook 714 review: Unfussy, affordable and effective

Acer’s Chromebook undercuts the competition while still offering a stylish design
19 Mar 2021
Google sets a date for Chrome extension privacy revamp
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Google sets a date for Chrome extension privacy revamp

From January 18th, developers must be clear about how they're handling user data
10 Dec 2020
Chromium browser updates are creating random debug.log files
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Chromium browser updates are creating random debug.log files

Fortunately, there’s a simple fix for the issue
19 Oct 2020
Asus Chromebook Flip C436F review: The Chromebook grows up
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Asus Chromebook Flip C436F review: The Chromebook grows up

A powerful convertible Chromebook that packs a superb screen, with only its high price counting against it
12 Oct 2020
Chrome OS 87 makes life easier for parents with young children
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Chrome OS 87 makes life easier for parents with young children

Parents no longer need to use their Android device to create a child account
10 Sep 2020
Google owns my soul and I don’t miss it one bit
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Google owns my soul and I don’t miss it one bit

The shift to remote working has made me realise that my head is now firmly in the clouds
12 Aug 2020
Chrome disables feature that curtailed its memory-hogging ways
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Chrome disables feature that curtailed its memory-hogging ways

Google gleaned a fix from Microsoft but quickly dropped it due to other issues
16 Jul 2020
Malicious extensions target Chrome users
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Malicious extensions target Chrome users

Google removed more than 70 malicious add-ons from Chrome as a result
19 Jun 2020
Google looks to replace third-party cookies in two years
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Google looks to replace third-party cookies in two years

The online advertising market needs to shift to tracking methods that offer some user privacy, admits Google
15 Jan 2020
Chrome will no longer label HTTPS sites as 'secure'
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Chrome will no longer label HTTPS sites as 'secure'

Changes in 'secure' and 'non secure' icons comprise final steps in plan to make web secure-by-default
18 May 2018
Chrome will start labelling insecure FTP sites
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Chrome will start labelling insecure FTP sites

Ongoing effort to secure all web traffic by Google
15 Sep 2017
Hack on popular Chrome plugin spams ads to one million users
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Hack on popular Chrome plugin spams ads to one million users

The author says a phishing scam led to the theft of admin credentials
3 Aug 2017
Chrome web pages load 10-20% faster than last year
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Chrome web pages load 10-20% faster than last year

Chrome team announces significant performance improvement over last year
13 Apr 2017
Google shrinks JPEGs by 35% with Guetzli algorithm
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Google shrinks JPEGs by 35% with Guetzli algorithm

Google aims to slice page load times and data use by making JPEG images more efficient
17 Mar 2017
Google to throttle Chrome tabs to boost battery life
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Google to throttle Chrome tabs to boost battery life

Chrome developers look for ways to boost browser's battery life
15 Mar 2017