Microsoft tests experimental “Super Duper Secure Mode” for Edge browser
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internet security

Microsoft tests experimental “Super Duper Secure Mode” for Edge browser

Developers will strip back buggy performance-boosting tech to make room for additional security features
6 Aug 2021
Opera update adds free VPN, built-in ad blocker to ChromeOS browser
Opera's Chromebook web browser alternative
web browser

Opera update adds free VPN, built-in ad blocker to ChromeOS browser

The browser claims to be the first to be fully optimised for ChromeOS since the operating system launched in 2011
1 Jul 2021
Acer Chromebook Spin 713 review: A high-end package with a budget price
A photograph of the Acer Chromebook Spin 713 in presentation mode
Laptops

Acer Chromebook Spin 713 review: A high-end package with a budget price

A premium Chromebook with a mid-range price and great performance, this is a very tempting machine
28 Jun 2021
How to take a screenshot in Chrome
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web browser

How to take a screenshot in Chrome

Chrome offers several ways to capture a screenshot, but extensions add even more features
14 Jun 2021
Windows devices targeted by PuzzleMaker malware exploiting Chrome zero-day flaw
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zero-day exploit

Windows devices targeted by PuzzleMaker malware exploiting Chrome zero-day flaw

Chain of vulnerabilities used to attack multiple companies worldwide
9 Jun 2021
New Chrome OS update makes it easier to check for hardware faults
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operating systems

New Chrome OS update makes it easier to check for hardware faults

The diagnostic app can check for issues with the battery, the CPU, and on-board memory
22 Apr 2021
Google speeds up Chrome update cycle to four weeks
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Chromium

Google speeds up Chrome update cycle to four weeks

Enterprise administrators will have a slower eight-week option to manage the update
5 Mar 2021
Google introduces new video tools for Meet, Chrome OS
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video conferencing

Google introduces new video tools for Meet, Chrome OS

The company also announced that it will be launching over 40 new Chromebooks
18 Feb 2021
Chromebook demand "through the roof" with 287% growth
Dell's Latitude Chromebook with a close up of the 'Chrome' logo
Laptops

Chromebook demand "through the roof" with 287% growth

HP leads the pack with 3.5 million units sold in Q4 2020
29 Jan 2021
Google extends Chrome support for Windows 7 until 2022
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Chromium

Google extends Chrome support for Windows 7 until 2022

The company says the COVID-19 pandemic has stalled some businesses' Windows 10 migration plans
23 Nov 2020
Chrome 87 arrives with bolstered performance and security
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Security

Chrome 87 arrives with bolstered performance and security

Final update of 2020 for Google's web browser will bring changes to search and open tabs
18 Nov 2020
Chromium browser updates are creating random debug.log files
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Chromium

Chromium browser updates are creating random debug.log files

Fortunately, there’s a simple fix for the issue
19 Oct 2020
What is Chromium?
Code
Chromium

What is Chromium?

We take a look at Google's open source coding project, and the platforms it has inspired
15 Sep 2020
Chrome 85 arrives with faster page loading and tab throttling
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web browser

Chrome 85 arrives with faster page loading and tab throttling

Chrome 85 is arriving now, but its full rollout could take weeks
26 Aug 2020
Microsoft's Edge now more popular than Firefox for the first time
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web browser

Microsoft's Edge now more popular than Firefox for the first time

Major changes, and a pivot to businesses, sees the Chromium-powered web browser leapfrog its rival
3 Apr 2020
Businesses can block Chromium-powered Edge rollout
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web browser

Businesses can block Chromium-powered Edge rollout

Microsoft gears up for the Microsoft Edge relaunch as developers are invited to submit browser extensions
17 Dec 2019
Google triples rewards for Chromium bug hunters
investment
Security

Google triples rewards for Chromium bug hunters

Max baseline fee now lies at $15,000 as Chrome also announces update that strengthens incognito browsing
19 Jul 2019
This Chrome add-on kills its worst CPU-guzzling tendencies
Network & Internet

This Chrome add-on kills its worst CPU-guzzling tendencies

Cryptomining and in-browser malware will be blocked by an added layer of defence
17 Jul 2019
Qualcomm announces 'extreme' ARM chip for thin and light PCs
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Hardware

Qualcomm announces 'extreme' ARM chip for thin and light PCs

In the first of its kind, the new 7nm chip promises excellent performance on Windows machines
7 Dec 2018
Google bans cryptocurrency mining extensions from Chrome
Chromium

Google bans cryptocurrency mining extensions from Chrome

90% of extensions were found to have broken rules
3 Apr 2018
Google looks to kill man in the middle attacks
Chrome
Security

Google looks to kill man in the middle attacks

Chromium updates will address man in the middle attacks, Google announces.
17 Jun 2011
Photos: The Google tablet to rival the iPad?
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Software

Photos: The Google tablet to rival the iPad?

Chromium developers have unveiled a mock-up of what a tablet running the Google OS might look like.
2 Feb 2010