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Google Chrome

Google patches second Chrome browser zero-day of 2022
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zero-day exploit

Google patches second Chrome browser zero-day of 2022

Google acted quickly to secure against the type confusion vulnerability that was under active exploitation
28 Mar 2022
Lenovo IdeaPad Duet 5 Chromebook review: A confident convertible
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Laptops

Lenovo IdeaPad Duet 5 Chromebook review: A confident convertible

A gorgeous display, superb battery life and Surface Pro-style form factor all lift the Duet 5 above its rivals
14 Mar 2022
Acer Chromebook Spin 513 review: Cheap and mostly cheerful
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Laptops

Acer Chromebook Spin 513 review: Cheap and mostly cheerful

An affordable Chromebook convertible with good looks but mediocre performance
11 Mar 2022
Google says Chrome is now faster than Safari on Apple Silicon
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web browser

Google says Chrome is now faster than Safari on Apple Silicon

According to Apple's own benchmarks, Chrome 99 scored the highest out of any browser ever tested
8 Mar 2022
Google Chrome update fixes zero-day under active exploitation
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vulnerability

Google Chrome update fixes zero-day under active exploitation

Google releases a fresh wave of patches for severe vulnerabilities that could facilitate code execution and system takeover via Google Chrome
15 Feb 2022
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
11 Feb 2022
Asus Chromebook CX9 (CX9400CE) review: The most stylish Chromebook on the market
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Laptops

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
Chromebook shipments plunge due to 'shift in demand'
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Laptops

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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Laptops

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 claims it is the most searched for term on Bing
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web browser

Google claims it is the most searched for term on Bing

The tech giant argues that its dominance is down to popularity rather than anti-competitive behaviour
1 Oct 2021
Google reveals five high-risk flaws in Chrome browser
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vulnerability

Google reveals five high-risk flaws in Chrome browser

Updated Chrome 93 fixes these serious vulnerabilities
3 Sep 2021
Google launches Meet Progressive Web App
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video conferencing

Google launches Meet Progressive Web App

Meet PWA is compatible with Windows, macOS, Chrome OS, and Linux
2 Aug 2021
Asus Chromebox 4 review: Capable, versatile, but not fast
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Hardware

Asus Chromebox 4 review: Capable, versatile, but not fast

The Chromebox is affordable and packed with features - is it the ideal Chrome OS PC?
21 Jul 2021
Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 5 Chromebook review: A dependable workhorse
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Laptops

Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 5 Chromebook review: A dependable workhorse

It might not be flashy, but the Flex 5 offers impressive usability and performance at a bargain price
30 Jun 2021
Acer Chromebook Spin 713 review: A high-end package with a budget price
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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
Google delays phase-out of Chrome’s third-party cookies
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web browser

Google delays phase-out of Chrome’s third-party cookies

Chrome users will be subject to third-party tracking for at least 18 months longer than expected
25 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
Dell Latitude Chromebook 7410 review: A security-conscious Chromebook with no staying power
Dell Latitude Chrombook
Laptops

Dell Latitude Chromebook 7410 review: A security-conscious Chromebook with no staying power

A powerful 'enterprise' Chromebook dragged down by middling battery life
7 Apr 2021
Acer Chromebook 714 review: Unfussy, affordable and effective
Acer Chromebook 714
Laptops

Acer Chromebook 714 review: Unfussy, affordable and effective

Acer’s Chromebook undercuts the competition while still offering a stylish design
19 Mar 2021
HP Pro c640 Chromebook review: Nailing the basics
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Laptops

HP Pro c640 Chromebook review: Nailing the basics

While it’s a pleasure to type with, this device is let down by several serious weaknesses
15 Jan 2021
Malware found on popular Facebook, Instagram and Vimeo browser extensions
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malware

Malware found on popular Facebook, Instagram and Vimeo browser extensions

Chrome and Edge extensions laced with malware have already been installed three million times
17 Dec 2020
Is this the beginning of the end for Google?
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Policy & legislation

Is this the beginning of the end for Google?

Google faces a major lawsuit for allegedly breaking competition laws, but what effect it will have on the search giant – if any – remains in doubt
6 Dec 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