Slashdot Items Tagged "chrome"

Date / Time Story
Tuesday June 12, 2018 @02:20PM Google Disables Inline Installation For Chrome Extensions
Friday June 01, 2018 @08:55PM 'Why I'm Switching From Chrome To Firefox and You Should Too'
Wednesday May 30, 2018 @10:40AM Google Chrome 67 Released for Windows, Mac, and Linux
Friday May 25, 2018 @03:43PM Edge Beats Chrome in Battery Test, Says Microsoft
Friday May 18, 2018 @10:50AM Google Chrome To Remove 'Secure' Indicator From HTTPS Pages in September
Wednesday May 16, 2018 @04:36PM Google Fixes Issue That Broke Millions of Web-Based Games in Chrome
Wednesday May 16, 2018 @04:25PM Google Chrome No Longer Breaks Web Games, But the Fix Won't Last
Tuesday May 15, 2018 @04:55PM YouTube Might Finally Get An Incognito Mode
Thursday May 10, 2018 @09:19PM Malicious Chrome Extensions Infect Over 100,000 Users Again
Wednesday May 09, 2018 @04:15PM In Blocking Autoplay Videos, Chrome Is Breaking Many Web-Based Games
Tuesday May 08, 2018 @05:06PM You Can Now Run Linux Apps On Chrome OS
Thursday May 03, 2018 @06:45PM Google Says Chrome Blocks 'About Half' of Unwanted Autoplays
Wednesday May 02, 2018 @10:07AM Google Chrome is Freezing Intermittently With the Windows 10 April 2018 Update, Users Say
Tuesday May 01, 2018 @10:48AM Starting Today, Google Chrome Will Show Warnings for Non-Logged SSL Certificates
Monday April 23, 2018 @03:27PM Google Is Testing a New Chrome UI
Thursday April 19, 2018 @03:46PM Millions of Chrome Users Have Installed Malware Posing as Ad Blockers
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @02:42PM Microsoft Ports Edge Anti-Phishing Technology To Google Chrome
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @01:23PM Microsoft Ports Edge Anti-Phishing Technology to Google Chrome
Wednesday April 18, 2018 @12:10AM Chrome 66 Arrives With Autoplaying Content Blocked By Default
Friday April 13, 2018 @10:42AM Google Chrome To Boost User Privacy by Improving Cookies Handling Procedure
Tuesday April 10, 2018 @09:57AM Biometric and App Logins Will Soon Be Pushed Across the Web
Monday April 02, 2018 @04:41PM Chrome Is Scanning Files on Your Computer, and People Are Freaking Out
Monday April 02, 2018 @02:44PM Google Bans Chrome Extensions That Mine Cryptocurrencies From the Web Store
Monday April 02, 2018 @02:19PM Google Bans Chrome Extensions That Mine Cryptocurrencies From the Web Store
Saturday March 17, 2018 @04:58PM Chrome Extension Protects Against JavaScript-Based CPU Side-Channel Attacks
Tuesday March 13, 2018 @04:39PM Mozilla Working On In-Page Popup Blocker For Firefox
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @10:43PM Chrome 65 Arrives With Material Design Extensions Page, New Developer Features
Tuesday March 06, 2018 @01:29AM Chrome On Windows Ditches Microsoft's Compiler, Now Uses Clang
Wednesday February 28, 2018 @01:25PM End of Flash? Its Usage Among Chrome Users Has Declined From 80% in 2014 to Under 8% as of Early 2018
Wednesday February 28, 2018 @01:11PM Google Chrome: Flash Usage Declines from 80% in 2014 to Under 8% Today
Monday February 19, 2018 @05:06PM Chrome 64 Now Trims Messy Links When You Share Them
Sunday February 18, 2018 @11:34PM Chrome Extension Brings 'View Image' Button Back
Wednesday February 14, 2018 @09:50AM Google's Chrome Ad Blocking Arrives Tomorrow
Friday February 09, 2018 @09:35AM Tweak to Chrome Performance Will Indirectly Stifle Cryptojacking Scripts
Thursday February 08, 2018 @04:26PM Google Chrome Pushes For User Protection With 'Not secure' Label
Thursday February 08, 2018 @11:03AM Google Executives Are Floating a Plan To Fight Fake News on Facebook and Twitter
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @10:51AM Scammers Use Download Bombs To Freeze Chrome Browsers on Shady Sites
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @12:48PM A Bug in Browser Extension Grammarly, Now Patched, Could Have Allowed an Attacker To Read Everything Users Wrote Online
Friday February 02, 2018 @04:33PM Chrome OS Is Almost Ready To Replace Android On Tablets
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @02:00PM Google Chrome To Feature Built-In Image Lazy Loading
Wednesday January 31, 2018 @12:44PM Google Chrome to Feature Built-In Image Lazy Loading
Thursday January 25, 2018 @06:21PM PSA: Google Chrome Now Lets You Permanently Mute Websites That Autoplay Videos
Thursday January 25, 2018 @01:17PM Chrome 64 Released With Stronger Popup Blocker, Spectre Mitigations
Thursday January 04, 2018 @12:45PM Opinion: Chrome is Turning Into the New Internet Explorer 6
Wednesday January 03, 2018 @01:20PM Windows 10's Edge vs Chrome: We're Faster and Win in Battery Face-off, Says Microsoft
Tuesday January 02, 2018 @05:31PM Google's Mysterious Fuchsia OS Can Now Run On the Pixelbook
Friday December 29, 2017 @09:59AM Chrome Extension with 100,000 Users Caught Pushing Cryptocurrency Miner
Thursday December 28, 2017 @03:40PM Chrome OS Will Finally Run Android Apps in the Background
Sunday December 24, 2017 @04:18PM Some Telcos and ISPs are Frustrating IPv6 Adoption
Tuesday December 19, 2017 @05:18PM Microsoft Removes Google's Chrome Installer From the Windows Store
Friday December 15, 2017 @06:33PM Chrome 64 Beta Adds Sitewide Audio Muting, Pop-Up Blocker, Windows 10 HDR Video
Saturday December 09, 2017 @03:10AM Google Glitch Took Thousands of Chromebooks Offline
Friday December 08, 2017 @04:35PM Chrome 63 Offers Even More Protection From Malicious Sites, Using Even More Memory
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @01:30AM Google Wants Progressive Web Apps To Replace Chrome Apps
Friday December 01, 2017 @11:36AM Google Will Block Third-Party Software From Injecting Code Into Chrome
Thursday November 30, 2017 @01:22PM Wondering Why Your Internal .dev Web App Has Stopped Working?
Monday November 27, 2017 @10:03PM Microsoft Office Now Available On All Chromebooks
Saturday November 25, 2017 @03:38PM Firefox Quantum Is 'Better, Faster, Smarter than Chrome', Says Wired
Sunday November 19, 2017 @04:02PM Firefox vs Chrome: Speed and Memory
Friday November 17, 2017 @11:28PM Is Firefox 57 Faster Than Chrome?
Wednesday November 15, 2017 @05:45PM Slashdot Asks: Have You Switched To Firefox 57?
Monday November 13, 2017 @07:38PM All Major Browsers Now Support WebAssembly
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @04:20PM Chrome Update Kills Annoying Redirects and Trick-To-Click Popups
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @01:11PM Chrome Will Whack Website Bait-and-Switch Tactics
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @07:35AM 'How Chrome Broke the Web'
Tuesday October 31, 2017 @02:23AM Microsoft Engineer Installs Google Chrome During Presentation After Edge Freezes
Saturday October 28, 2017 @12:34PM Google To Remove Public Key Pinning (PKP) Support In Chrome
Saturday October 28, 2017 @08:56AM Google to Remove Public Key Pinning (PKP) Support in Chrome
Saturday October 21, 2017 @09:00PM Microsoft Chastises Google Over Chrome Security
Friday October 20, 2017 @04:16PM Google Says 64 Percent of Chrome Traffic On Android Now Protected With HTTPS, 75 Percent On Mac, 66 Percent On Windows
Thursday October 19, 2017 @12:18PM Google Engineers Explore Ways To Stop In-Browser Cryptocurrency Miners in Chrome
Thursday October 19, 2017 @11:06AM Google Chrome May Add a Permission to Stop In-Browser Cryptocurrency Miners
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @08:47AM Chrome 62 Released With OpenType Variable Fonts, HTTP Warnings In Incognito Mode
Wednesday October 18, 2017 @06:39AM Chrome 62 Released With OpenType Variable Fonts, HTTP Warnings in Incognito Mode
Saturday October 14, 2017 @09:07PM Microsoft Edge Beats Chrome and Firefox in Malware-Blocking Tests
Wednesday October 11, 2017 @04:43PM Is the Chromebook the New Android Tablet?
Friday October 06, 2017 @07:30PM Browsers Will Store Credit Card Details Similar To How They Save Passwords
Friday October 06, 2017 @06:28PM Browsers Will Store Credit Card Details Similar to How They Save Passwords
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @02:37PM Google Chrome Will Block Tab-Under Behavior
Tuesday October 03, 2017 @02:31PM Google Chrome Will Block Tab-Under Behavior
Wednesday September 27, 2017 @03:27AM Mozilla's 'Firefox Quantum' Browser Challenges Chrome In Speed
Saturday September 23, 2017 @02:16PM Popular Chrome Extension Embedded A CPU-Draining Cryptocurrency Miner
Friday September 22, 2017 @04:36PM Google Experiment Tests Top 5 Browsers, Finds Safari Riddled With Security Bugs
Wednesday September 20, 2017 @08:51AM Chrome Extension Embeds In-Browser Cryptocurrency Miner That Drains Your CPU
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @09:43AM Google Chrome Most Resilient Against Attacks, Researchers Find
Friday September 15, 2017 @06:32PM Google Chrome Will No Longer Autoplay Content With Sound In January 2018
Thursday September 14, 2017 @09:19AM FTP Resources Will Be Marked Not Secure in Chrome Starting Later This Year
Monday September 11, 2017 @06:04PM Google Details Plan To Distrust Symantec Certificates
Sunday September 10, 2017 @03:28PM Google Chrome Will Soon Detect Man-in-the-Middle Attacks
Sunday September 10, 2017 @11:32AM Google Chrome Will Warn You of Software That Performs MitM Attacks
Friday September 08, 2017 @07:30PM Firefox 57 Will Hide Search Bar and Use a Uni-Bar Approach, Like Chrome
Friday September 08, 2017 @03:29PM Apple and Google Fix Browser Bug. Microsoft Does Not.
Wednesday September 06, 2017 @04:11PM Chrome 61 Arrives With JavaScript Modules, WebUSB Support
Monday September 04, 2017 @04:57PM Creator of Opera Says Google Deliberately Undermined His New Vivaldi Web Browser
Friday August 25, 2017 @01:31PM Chrome Will Soon Let You Permanently Mute Websites
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @05:42PM Chrome Adds Warning For Extensions That Take Over Your Proxy Settings
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @05:26PM Chrome Adds Warning for Extensions That Take Over Your Proxy Settings
Saturday August 19, 2017 @06:13PM Google Warns Webmasters About Insecure HTTP Web Forms
Friday August 11, 2017 @06:01PM Chrome Extension Developers Under a Barrage of Phishing Attacks
Friday August 11, 2017 @08:34AM Safari Should Display Favicons in Its Tabs
Monday August 07, 2017 @06:09PM Chrome Extension Developers Under a Barrage of Phishing Attacks
Saturday August 05, 2017 @05:22PM Browser Extensions Are Undermining Privacy
Tuesday August 01, 2017 @10:56AM Google Chrome Starts Testing a Built-in Ad Blocker on Windows, Android
Thursday July 20, 2017 @09:27AM Chromium To Get Support For MP3
Friday July 14, 2017 @02:03PM Popular Chrome Extension Sold To New Dev Who Immediately Turns It Into Adware
Thursday July 13, 2017 @05:41PM Popular Chrome Extension Sold to New Dev Who Immediately Turns It Into Adware
Tuesday July 11, 2017 @04:55PM 24 Cores and the Mouse Won't Move: Engineer Diagnoses Windows 10 Bug
Monday July 10, 2017 @02:37PM Google Guillotine Falls on Certificate Authorities WoSign, StartCom
Saturday July 01, 2017 @07:11PM While Chrome Dominates, Microsoft Edge Struggles To Attract New Users
Monday June 26, 2017 @09:43AM Google Chrome Bests Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox, Opera In Independent Battery Life Tests
Thursday June 22, 2017 @03:19PM Chrome and Firefox Headless Modes May Spur New Adware & Clickfraud Tactics
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @11:25AM Google Releases Chrome 59
Saturday June 03, 2017 @12:44AM Chrome To Deprecate PNaCl, Embrace New WebAssembly Standard
Tuesday May 30, 2017 @04:24PM Google Chrome Bug Lets Sites Record Audio and Video Without a Visual Indicator
Monday May 29, 2017 @05:34PM Google Chrome Bug Lets Sites Record Audio & Video Without a Visual Indicator
Saturday May 27, 2017 @10:43PM Even For Businesses, Chrome Is The Top Browser
Friday May 26, 2017 @05:45AM Former Mozilla CTO: 'Chrome Won'
Thursday May 25, 2017 @04:19PM Firefox Marketing Head Expresses Concerns Over Google's Apparent 'Only Be On Chrome' Push
Thursday May 25, 2017 @11:47AM And Now, a Brief Definition of the Web
Saturday May 20, 2017 @01:33AM Stealing Windows Credentials Using Google Chrome
Monday May 15, 2017 @04:02PM Should You Leave Google Chrome For the Opera Browser?
Monday May 15, 2017 @07:57AM Google Owns the Classroom
Monday May 08, 2017 @06:34PM Chrome For Android Now Lets You Save Web Pages For Reading Later
Wednesday May 03, 2017 @01:30AM Google To Auto-Migrate Some Users To 64-bit Chrome
Thursday April 27, 2017 @03:30PM Chrome Will Start Marking HTTP Sites In Incognito Mode As Non-Secure In October
Friday April 21, 2017 @11:32PM EFF Says Google Chromebooks Are Still Spying On Students
Thursday April 20, 2017 @05:53PM Ambient Light Sensors Can Be Used To Steal Browser Data
Monday April 17, 2017 @09:29AM Chrome 59 To Address Punycode Phishing Attack
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @01:50PM Microsoft Edge Beats Chrome By Over Three Hours In New Battery Usage Test
Wednesday April 12, 2017 @11:57AM Microsoft Edge Beats Chrome by Over Three Hours in New Battery Usage Test
Tuesday April 11, 2017 @06:09PM Chrome Now Uses Scroll Anchoring To Prevent Those Annoying Page Jumps
Thursday March 30, 2017 @12:44PM Google Plans To Alter JavaScript Popups After Abuse From Tech Support Scammers
Thursday March 30, 2017 @08:39AM Google Plans to Alter JavaScript Popups After Abuse from Tech Support Scammers
Friday March 24, 2017 @04:39PM FedEx Will Pay You $5 To Install Flash
Thursday March 23, 2017 @06:14PM Google Reducing Trust In Symantec Certificates Following Numerous Slip-Ups
Thursday March 23, 2017 @03:53PM Microsoft's OneDrive Web App Crippled With Performance Issues On Linux and Chrome OS
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @07:10PM LastPass Bugs Allow Malicious Websites To Steal Passwords
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @11:15AM Google Contemplating Removing Chrome 'Close Other Tabs' and 'Close Tabs to the Right' Options
Tuesday March 21, 2017 @06:59AM Google to Remove Chrome "Close Other Tabs" & "Close Tabs to the Right" Optio
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @04:55PM Chrome 57 Limits Background Tabs Usage To 1% Per CPU Core
Tuesday March 14, 2017 @04:06PM Chrome 57 Limits Background Tabs Usage to 1% per CPU Core
Friday March 10, 2017 @09:21AM Chrome 57 Arrives With CSS Grid Layout and API Improvements
Wednesday March 08, 2017 @10:05AM Firefox 52 Is The Last Version of Firefox For Windows XP and Vista
Sunday March 05, 2017 @04:29PM Microsoft Browser Usage Drops 50% As Chrome Soars
Saturday March 04, 2017 @07:54PM Which Linux Browser Is The Fastest?
Thursday March 02, 2017 @02:30AM Google Chrome Users On Apple MacOS Get Enhanced Safe Browsing Protection
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @06:59PM Google Pulls the Plug On Its Pixel Laptops
Monday February 13, 2017 @04:26PM Chrome's Sandbox Feature Infringes On Three Patents So Google Must Now Pay $20 Million
Monday February 13, 2017 @03:14PM Chrome's Sandbox Feature Infringes on Three Patents So Google Must Now Pay $20M
Friday February 10, 2017 @08:55AM Most of the Web Really Sucks If You Have a Slow Connection
Monday February 06, 2017 @10:25AM Chrome 56 Quietly Added Bluetooth Snitch API
Friday February 03, 2017 @04:59PM Google To Force Basic HTML Gmail On Older Chrome Versions
Friday February 03, 2017 @10:18AM Google Is Integrating Progressive Web Apps Deeper Into Android
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @08:50AM HTTPS Adoption Has Reached the Tipping Point
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @03:20PM Google Open-Sources Chrome For iOS
Monday January 30, 2017 @04:58PM Google Quietly Makes 'Optional' Web DRM Mandatory In Chrome
Monday January 30, 2017 @04:47PM Chrome Kills Ability to Disable Plugins, Hides HTTPS Info in Dev Tools
Monday January 30, 2017 @04:39PM Google Removes Plugin Controls From Chrome, Reports Claim
Sunday January 29, 2017 @02:20PM 'Here's Where Google Hid Chrome's SSL Certificate Information'
Thursday January 26, 2017 @03:09PM Chrome Now Reloads Pages 28% Faster
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @09:59AM Chrome To Introduce Timer To Throttle Background Pages
Monday January 23, 2017 @10:31AM Every Upcoming Chromebook Will Run Android Apps
Friday January 20, 2017 @09:10PM Pwn2Own 2017 Offers Big Bounties For Linux, Browser, and Apache Exploits
Friday January 20, 2017 @01:39PM Microsoft Targets Chrome Users With Windows 10 Pop-up Ad
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @01:36PM Safari Users Unable to Play Newer 4K Video On YouTube in Native Resolution
Friday January 13, 2017 @09:35AM Chrome is Getting the Ability To Play FLAC
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @05:08PM Latest Adobe Acrobat Reader Update Silently Installs Chrome Extension
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @11:36AM Latest Adobe Acrobat Reader Update Silently Installs Chrome Extension
Monday January 09, 2017 @01:21AM Browser Autofill Profiles Can Be Abused For Phishing Attacks
Friday January 06, 2017 @08:33AM Google Bans AdNauseam Chrome Extension, the Ad Blocker That Clicks on All Ads
Friday December 30, 2016 @09:29PM 2016 Saw A Massive Increase In Encrypted Web Traffic
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @09:20PM Firefox Takes the Next Step Towards Rolling Out Multi-Process To Everyone
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @11:01AM Slashdot Asks: Why Are Browsers So Slow?
Thursday December 15, 2016 @10:29PM Zero-Days Hitting Fedora and Ubuntu Open Desktops To a World of Hurt
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @06:19AM Malvertising Campaign Infects Your Router Instead of Your Browser
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @12:41PM Android Chief Squashes Rumors of Android Merging With Chrome OS
Friday December 09, 2016 @07:05PM Google Starts Using HTML5 By Default Instead of Flash For Some Chrome Users
Saturday December 03, 2016 @01:05PM Chrome 55 Now Blocks Flash, Uses HTML5 By Default
Saturday December 03, 2016 @12:00PM Chrome 55 Now Blocks Flash, Uses HTML5 by Default
Friday November 18, 2016 @03:52PM Windows 10 Informs Chrome and Firefox Users That Edge is 'Safer'
Thursday November 17, 2016 @05:06PM New Chrome Extension Automatically Negotiates With Comcast For Rate Discounts
Saturday November 12, 2016 @03:48PM Scammers Bite Chrome Users With Forgotten 2014 Bug
Thursday November 10, 2016 @05:53PM Browser Use On Mobile Devices Exceeds PC Browsing Worldwide: StatCounter
Thursday November 10, 2016 @04:39PM Google Says There Are Now 2 Billion Active Chrome Installs
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @06:29PM New MacBook Pro Has Already Outsold All Other Laptops This Year
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @11:51AM Web of Trust, Downloaded 140M Times, Pulled From Extension Stores After Revelations That It Sells Users' Data
Monday November 07, 2016 @01:54AM Chrome Now Accounts For 55% of All Web Browsing
Friday November 04, 2016 @11:32AM More Than 50 Percent of All Pages In Chrome Are Loaded Over HTTPS Now
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @04:17PM Google Joins Mozilla and Apple In Distrusting WoSign and StartCom Certificates
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @04:50PM Benchmark Battle October 2016: Chrome Vs. Firefox Vs. Edge
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @09:28PM Chrome For Android Gets Its Own Canary Channel
Thursday October 13, 2016 @01:10AM Chrome 54 Arrives With YouTube Flash Embed Rewriting To HTML5
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @06:44PM PC Industry Is Now On a Two-Year Downslide
Monday October 10, 2016 @01:28AM Google Chrome 55 May Use Less Memory
Thursday October 06, 2016 @04:55PM Chrome and Firefox Flag The Pirate Bay As a 'Phishing' Site...Again
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @11:03PM BadKernel Vulnerability Affects One In 16 Android Smartphones
Friday September 30, 2016 @11:24AM Chromification Continues: Firefox May Use Chrome's PDF and Flash Plugins
Friday September 30, 2016 @11:00AM Chromification Continues: Firefox May Use Chrome's PDF and Flash Plugins
Thursday September 22, 2016 @08:41PM Google Play Starts Bringing Android Apps To Chromebooks
Monday September 19, 2016 @12:07PM Google Chrome Beta For Android Now Lets You Play YouTube In the Background