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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
Chrome 85 arrives with faster page loading and tab throttling
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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
Google Chrome will reward fast-loading sites with 'fast page' badge
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Google Chrome will reward fast-loading sites with 'fast page' badge

Google will also curb mixed forms to protect Chrome users' data
19 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
How to take a screenshot in Chrome
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How to take a screenshot in Chrome

Chrome offers several ways to capture a screenshot, but extensions add even more features
8 Jul 2020
Why I’m leading a browser double life
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Why I’m leading a browser double life

There are benefits to using more than one browser
8 Jul 2020
Google Chrome 86 update could add 28% to your battery life
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Google Chrome 86 update could add 28% to your battery life

Update may throttle background tabs so Chrome hogs less battery
6 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 Chrome team to use racially neutral code
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Google Chrome team to use racially neutral code

Google Chrome team will move away from words like “blacklist” and “whitelist”
8 Jun 2020
Google Pixelbook Go review: Have-a-go hero
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Google Pixelbook Go review: Have-a-go hero

This first-party Chromebook is a slice of budget-friendly brilliance
18 May 2020
Android gets new security sandboxing features
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Android gets new security sandboxing features

Google brings mobile site isolation to Chrome to protect against ‘Spectre-like’ attacks
18 Oct 2019
Google to lock down Chrome extensions
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Google to lock down Chrome extensions

Chrome Web Store apps will be subject to tighter controls
2 Oct 2018
Acer Chromebook 14 review: Cheap at twice the price
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Acer Chromebook 14 review: Cheap at twice the price

This all-metal Chromebook remains great value - and now supports Android apps
14 Feb 2018
Google targets ads with blocker built into Chrome
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Google targets ads with blocker built into Chrome

Rumoured Chrome ad blocker will arrive in 2018, with Google offering tools to help publishers fall into line
2 Jun 2017
Chrome malware masquerades as 'missing font' files
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Chrome malware masquerades as 'missing font' files

New hack tricks users into downloading missing fonts loaded with malicious files
22 Feb 2017
Google almost 'broke the web' with its latest Chrome update
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Google almost 'broke the web' with its latest Chrome update

A planned feature would have throttled web apps like Slack and Discord
30 Jan 2017
Google Chrome finally axes Flash - for good
Adobe Flash hit with zero day vulnerability again
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Google Chrome finally axes Flash - for good

Chrome to start blocking 90 per cent of Flash content by default
11 Aug 2016
Google trimming support for Flash on Chrome browser
Adobe Flash hit with zero day vulnerability again
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Google trimming support for Flash on Chrome browser

Browser maker plans to scale back support for Flash before the calendar year is over
16 May 2016
Google Chrome kills support for XP, Vista and old OS X
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Google Chrome kills support for XP, Vista and old OS X

Chrome dumps old operating systems with release of 50th version
14 Apr 2016
Nvidia blames Apple OS X for re-appearing porn glitch
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Nvidia blames Apple OS X for re-appearing porn glitch

Company claims Apple's GPU memory management is at fault for embarrassing flaw
14 Jan 2016
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