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Chrome

Google switches hyperlinks to black
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Business strategy

Google switches hyperlinks to black

Search engine hopes the trial will reveal optimum colour for clicks
10 May 2016
Google 'banishes' Adblock Plus from Chrome browser
Business strategy

Google 'banishes' Adblock Plus from Chrome browser

Search giant appears to stop Adblock users skipping YouTube ads
7 Sep 2015
Watch Blinkbox or BT Sport? Ditch Google Chrome now!
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Watch Blinkbox or BT Sport? Ditch Google Chrome now!

Latest update to Chrome browser kills support for streaming services' plugins
20 Apr 2015
Microsoft's browser ballot ends after five years
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Software

Microsoft's browser ballot ends after five years

An agreement forcing Microsoft to give users a choice of browser has ended
19 Dec 2014
Google Chrome has highest number of vulnerabilities
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Security

Google Chrome has highest number of vulnerabilities

But the high level is down to its efficient detection system
18 Dec 2014
Google to launch child-safe Chrome, YouTube and more
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Business strategy

Google to launch child-safe Chrome, YouTube and more

Google expects children-friendly services to be controversial, however
4 Dec 2014
Chrome browser - Top 10 tips & tricks
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Chrome browser - Top 10 tips & tricks

Search better, optimise settings and improve performance
13 Oct 2014
Google Chrome now features offline browsing option
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Google Chrome now features offline browsing option

Google Chrome has added offline web browsing for users without a stable internet connection
19 Aug 2014
Chrome updates to include voice-activated searching
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Chrome updates to include voice-activated searching

Chrome users will now be able to use their voice to search the internet following an update from Google
22 May 2014
Google enlists Citrix to bring Windows apps to Chromebooks
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Google enlists Citrix to bring Windows apps to Chromebooks

Search giant Google hopes making it easier to install Windows apps will drive Chromebook adoption
9 Apr 2014
VMware & Google offer Windows XP upgrade lifeline
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VMware & Google offer Windows XP upgrade lifeline

VMware and Google to let enterprise users access Windows XP apps via Chromebooks.
13 Feb 2014
Google removes two Chrome extensions for spamming users
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Google removes two Chrome extensions for spamming users

Add-ons to Feedly and Tweet my Page identified as culprits.
20 Jan 2014
'OK Google' hands-free searching comes to desktop browsers
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'OK Google' hands-free searching comes to desktop browsers

Chrome extension now available as a free download.
27 Nov 2013
Google Chrome password access bug discovered
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Security

Google Chrome password access bug discovered

Security flaw shows details of all stored logins in Settings panel.
8 Aug 2013
Google adds legacy browser support to Chrome for Business
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Google adds legacy browser support to Chrome for Business

Search giant beefs up web browser's business specs.
17 Apr 2013
New Java 7 bug prompts calls for web users to axe plug-in
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Software

New Java 7 bug prompts calls for web users to axe plug-in

Computer users ordered to uninstall or disable Java 7 until Oracle patches latest vulnerability.
11 Jan 2013
Android browser head-to-head: Chrome vs Dolphin vs Firefox
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Mobile

Android browser head-to-head: Chrome vs Dolphin vs Firefox

We put the most popular Android browsers up against the default offering to see which offers the best performance and HTML5 compatibility.
29 Oct 2012
EU to revisit Microsoft browser case
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Software

EU to revisit Microsoft browser case

Brussels set to launch formal investigation over software giant's commitment to anti-trust case.
18 Jul 2012
Apple iPad and iPhone users to get Google Chrome
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Software

Apple iPad and iPhone users to get Google Chrome

Consumer electronics giant gives arch-rival permission to list its internet browser in the App Store.
29 Jun 2012
Chrome hacked in five minutes
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Security

Chrome hacked in five minutes

Chrome gets hacked in super quick time, showing no browser is safe.
8 Mar 2012
Chrome 14 shows Google developer love
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Network & Internet

Chrome 14 shows Google developer love

Google looks to impress developers by giving them yet more options in Chrome 14.
19 Sep 2011
Samsung Chromebook Series 5 review
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Samsung Chromebook Series 5 review

As the first laptop to come pre-loaded with Chrome OS, Samsung's Series 5 Chromebook has certainly made an impression, but is it right for business? T…
14 Jul 2011
Google Chrome eats more IE and Firefox share
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Network & Internet

Google Chrome eats more IE and Firefox share

IE and Firefox will be looking over their shoulders at the ever-advancing Chrome.
5 Jul 2011
Week in review: Google vs. Facebook, Chromebooks, Microsoft
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Week in review: Google vs. Facebook, Chromebooks, Microsoft

Facebook won't be getting a new Chromebook from Google after its naughty smear campaign against the search giant, while Microsoft finds some spare cha…
13 May 2011