Slashdot Items Tagged "chrome"

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Monday February 13, 2017 @03:26PM Chrome's Sandbox Feature Infringes On Three Patents So Google Must Now Pay $20 Million
Monday February 13, 2017 @02:14PM Chrome's Sandbox Feature Infringes on Three Patents So Google Must Now Pay $20M
Friday February 10, 2017 @07:55AM Most of the Web Really Sucks If You Have a Slow Connection
Monday February 06, 2017 @09:25AM Chrome 56 Quietly Added Bluetooth Snitch API
Friday February 03, 2017 @03:59PM Google To Force Basic HTML Gmail On Older Chrome Versions
Friday February 03, 2017 @09:18AM Google Is Integrating Progressive Web Apps Deeper Into Android
Wednesday February 01, 2017 @07:50AM HTTPS Adoption Has Reached the Tipping Point
Tuesday January 31, 2017 @02:20PM Google Open-Sources Chrome For iOS
Monday January 30, 2017 @03:58PM Google Quietly Makes 'Optional' Web DRM Mandatory In Chrome
Monday January 30, 2017 @03:47PM Chrome Kills Ability to Disable Plugins, Hides HTTPS Info in Dev Tools
Monday January 30, 2017 @03:39PM Google Removes Plugin Controls From Chrome, Reports Claim
Sunday January 29, 2017 @01:20PM 'Here's Where Google Hid Chrome's SSL Certificate Information'
Thursday January 26, 2017 @02:09PM Chrome Now Reloads Pages 28% Faster
Wednesday January 25, 2017 @08:59AM Chrome To Introduce Timer To Throttle Background Pages
Monday January 23, 2017 @09:31AM Every Upcoming Chromebook Will Run Android Apps
Friday January 20, 2017 @08:10PM Pwn2Own 2017 Offers Big Bounties For Linux, Browser, and Apache Exploits
Friday January 20, 2017 @12:39PM Microsoft Targets Chrome Users With Windows 10 Pop-up Ad
Tuesday January 17, 2017 @12:36PM Safari Users Unable to Play Newer 4K Video On YouTube in Native Resolution
Friday January 13, 2017 @08:35AM Chrome is Getting the Ability To Play FLAC
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @04:08PM Latest Adobe Acrobat Reader Update Silently Installs Chrome Extension
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @10:36AM Latest Adobe Acrobat Reader Update Silently Installs Chrome Extension
Monday January 09, 2017 @12:21AM Browser Autofill Profiles Can Be Abused For Phishing Attacks
Friday January 06, 2017 @07:33AM Google Bans AdNauseam Chrome Extension, the Ad Blocker That Clicks on All Ads
Friday December 30, 2016 @08:29PM 2016 Saw A Massive Increase In Encrypted Web Traffic
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @08:20PM Firefox Takes the Next Step Towards Rolling Out Multi-Process To Everyone
Wednesday December 21, 2016 @10:01AM Slashdot Asks: Why Are Browsers So Slow?
Thursday December 15, 2016 @09:29PM Zero-Days Hitting Fedora and Ubuntu Open Desktops To a World of Hurt
Wednesday December 14, 2016 @05:19AM Malvertising Campaign Infects Your Router Instead of Your Browser
Tuesday December 13, 2016 @11:41AM Android Chief Squashes Rumors of Android Merging With Chrome OS
Friday December 09, 2016 @06:05PM Google Starts Using HTML5 By Default Instead of Flash For Some Chrome Users
Saturday December 03, 2016 @12:05PM Chrome 55 Now Blocks Flash, Uses HTML5 By Default
Saturday December 03, 2016 @11:00AM Chrome 55 Now Blocks Flash, Uses HTML5 by Default
Friday November 18, 2016 @02:52PM Windows 10 Informs Chrome and Firefox Users That Edge is 'Safer'
Thursday November 17, 2016 @04:06PM New Chrome Extension Automatically Negotiates With Comcast For Rate Discounts
Saturday November 12, 2016 @02:48PM Scammers Bite Chrome Users With Forgotten 2014 Bug
Thursday November 10, 2016 @04:53PM Browser Use On Mobile Devices Exceeds PC Browsing Worldwide: StatCounter
Thursday November 10, 2016 @03:39PM Google Says There Are Now 2 Billion Active Chrome Installs
Wednesday November 09, 2016 @05:29PM New MacBook Pro Has Already Outsold All Other Laptops This Year
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @10:51AM Web of Trust, Downloaded 140M Times, Pulled From Extension Stores After Revelations That It Sells Users' Data
Monday November 07, 2016 @12:54AM Chrome Now Accounts For 55% of All Web Browsing
Friday November 04, 2016 @10:32AM More Than 50 Percent of All Pages In Chrome Are Loaded Over HTTPS Now
Tuesday November 01, 2016 @03:17PM Google Joins Mozilla and Apple In Distrusting WoSign and StartCom Certificates
Tuesday October 25, 2016 @03:50PM Benchmark Battle October 2016: Chrome Vs. Firefox Vs. Edge
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @08:28PM Chrome For Android Gets Its Own Canary Channel
Thursday October 13, 2016 @12:10AM Chrome 54 Arrives With YouTube Flash Embed Rewriting To HTML5
Tuesday October 11, 2016 @05:44PM PC Industry Is Now On a Two-Year Downslide
Monday October 10, 2016 @12:28AM Google Chrome 55 May Use Less Memory
Thursday October 06, 2016 @03:55PM Chrome and Firefox Flag The Pirate Bay As a 'Phishing' Site...Again
Tuesday October 04, 2016 @10:03PM BadKernel Vulnerability Affects One In 16 Android Smartphones
Friday September 30, 2016 @10:24AM Chromification Continues: Firefox May Use Chrome's PDF and Flash Plugins
Friday September 30, 2016 @10:00AM Chromification Continues: Firefox May Use Chrome's PDF and Flash Plugins
Thursday September 22, 2016 @07:41PM Google Play Starts Bringing Android Apps To Chromebooks
Monday September 19, 2016 @11:07AM Google Chrome Beta For Android Now Lets You Play YouTube In the Background
Thursday September 15, 2016 @03:14PM Chrome and Firefox Block Pirate Bay Over 'Harmful Programs'
Thursday September 15, 2016 @12:02PM Microsoft Reproduces Google's Battery Life Test To Show Edge Beats Chrome
Sunday September 11, 2016 @11:51PM Firefox 49 Postponed One Week Due To Unexpected Bugs
Saturday September 10, 2016 @01:44AM Microsoft Is Bringing WebVR To Microsoft Edge On Windows 10
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @06:16PM Google Uses Surface Books To Show Off Chrome Battery Improvements
Monday September 05, 2016 @01:40PM Chrome For Windows To Get Battery Performance Boost
Friday September 02, 2016 @02:42PM Google Chrome Begins Warns Users About Insecure Pages
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @03:28PM Google Integrates Cast Into Chrome, No Extension Required
Friday August 19, 2016 @02:36PM Google Will Kill Chrome Apps For Windows, Mac, and Linux In Early 2018
Friday August 19, 2016 @02:36PM Google Restores Backspace Functionality To Chrome With an Add-on
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @04:57PM People Ignore Software Security Warnings Up To 90% of the Time, Says Study
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @04:16PM Oracle Says Trial Wasn't Fair, It Should Have Known About Google Play For Chrome
Friday August 12, 2016 @10:34PM Google Working On New 'Fuchsia' OS
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @04:01PM Google: Chrome 53 Will 'De-Emphasize Flash In Favor of HTML5' Next Month
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @02:39PM Chrome Is Nearly Ready To Talk To Your Bluetooth Devices
Monday August 08, 2016 @05:08PM Google: Unwanted Software Is Worse Than Malware
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @12:13PM Chrome 52 for Android Arrives With Smoother Video Playback, Faster Load Times, and Better Battery Life
Sunday July 31, 2016 @08:18AM Mozilla To Remove Hello In Firefox 49
Saturday July 30, 2016 @05:50PM Famed Security Researcher 'Mudge' Creates New Algorithm For Measuring Code Security
Friday July 29, 2016 @11:09AM Ask Slashdot: Best Browser Extensions -- 2016 Edition
Thursday July 21, 2016 @02:20PM Google Gets Rid Of App Launcher In Chrome 52, Browser's Mac Client Gets Material Design
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @03:26PM Safari Browser May Soon Be Just As Fast As Chrome With WebP Integration
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @02:54PM Windows 10 Warns Chrome and Firefox Users About Battery Drain, Recommends Switching To Edge
Sunday July 17, 2016 @11:08PM Slashdot Asks: What's Your Computer Set-Up Look Like?
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @05:46PM Microsoft: Only Microsoft Edge Will Play Netflix Content At 1080p On Your PC
Sunday July 10, 2016 @01:15PM Do We Need A Better Private Browsing Mode?
Thursday July 07, 2016 @01:11PM Google Is Working To Safeguard Chrome From Quantum Computers
Monday July 04, 2016 @05:26PM Google Cast Is Now Baked Into Chrome, No Extension Needed
Saturday July 02, 2016 @01:06PM Linux Grabs More Than 2% of Desktop Market Share
Thursday June 30, 2016 @01:00PM Google Is Adding a VR Shell To Chrome To Let You Browse the Entire Web In VR
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @03:38PM Google's My Activity Reveals How Much It Knows About You
Monday June 27, 2016 @08:53AM Google Ponders About a Chromebook Pro
Sunday June 26, 2016 @03:44PM Is The Future Of Television Watching on Fast-Forward?
Saturday June 25, 2016 @04:06PM Ubuntu-Based Peppermint 7 Released
Friday June 24, 2016 @10:51AM Chrome Bug Makes It Easy To Download Movies From Netflix and Amazon Prime
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @10:50AM Opera Denies Microsoft Edge Battery-Saving Claims
Monday June 20, 2016 @09:44AM Microsoft Says Edge Browser Is More Power-Efficient Than Chrome
Sunday June 12, 2016 @03:12PM Severe Chrome Bug Allowed Arbitrary Code Execution
Thursday May 19, 2016 @03:41PM Google Chrome To Disallow Backspace As a 'Back' Button
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @03:46PM Firefox Tops Microsoft Browser Market Share For First Time
Saturday May 14, 2016 @12:27AM Google Devs Planning Flash's Demise With New 'HTML5 By Default' Chrome Setting
Thursday May 12, 2016 @04:06PM Opera Adds Power-Saving Mode, Offers 'Up To 50 Percent' Longer Battery Life
Monday May 02, 2016 @11:42AM Chrome Overtakes Internet Explorer For Most Popular Desktop Browser
Thursday April 21, 2016 @07:17AM Opera Adds Free VPN-Client With Unlimited Usage To Its Desktop Browser
Friday April 15, 2016 @02:10PM Google Updates Chrome Web Store Policy, Requires Devs To Be More Transparent About User Data
Thursday April 14, 2016 @12:10AM Chrome 50 Updates Push Notifications, Drops Support For Old Windows and OS X Versions
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @03:25PM The Future of Firefox is Chrome
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @07:31AM Opera's Ex-CEO Launches Vivaldi 1.0 For Power Users
Monday April 04, 2016 @12:30PM Chrome Extension Caught Hijacking Users' Browsers
Monday April 04, 2016 @12:30PM Chrome Extension Caught Hijacking Users' Browsers
Thursday March 31, 2016 @01:47PM Apple Releases iOS 9.3.1 With Fix For Unresponsive Links
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @10:06AM Clicking on Links in iOS 9.3 Can Crash Your iPhone and iPad
Friday March 25, 2016 @10:58AM Chromium Being Ported To VC++, Scrubbed of Compiler Bugs
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @06:26PM Google Will Kill Its Chrome App Launcher For Windows, Mac, and Linux In July
Saturday March 19, 2016 @09:42PM Building A Global Network Of Open Source SDR Receivers
Saturday March 19, 2016 @01:37PM Could You Fall In Love With This Robot?
Saturday March 19, 2016 @10:19AM Microsoft Working on Tool to Port Chrome Extensions to Edge
Friday March 18, 2016 @01:15PM Pwn2Own 2016 Recap: Hackers Earn $460,000 For 21 Hacks
Thursday March 17, 2016 @08:27AM Pwn2Own Day 1: Hackers Earn $280k For Hacking Chrome, Flash, Safari
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @11:51AM Major Browsers Add Experimental Support For WebAssembly
Saturday March 12, 2016 @06:28PM Google Chrome Extension Caught Stealing Bitcoin From Users
Saturday March 12, 2016 @05:41PM Google Chrome Extension Caught Stealing Bitcoin from Users
Thursday March 10, 2016 @09:24AM Opera Introduces Native Adblocking, 45% Faster Than Chrome With Adblock Plus
Monday March 07, 2016 @08:44AM MIT's Eyebrowse To Rank and Review Internet Sites, While Retaining Privacy
Saturday February 20, 2016 @04:23PM Google Is Experimenting With Article Recommendations In Chrome
Monday February 08, 2016 @12:02PM Researcher Finds Tens of Software Products Vulnerable to Simple Bug
Friday January 29, 2016 @03:15PM Google Will Soon Let You Know By Default When Websites Are Unencrypted
Monday January 11, 2016 @05:43AM Nvidia GPUs Break Google Chrome's Incognito Mode
Thursday January 07, 2016 @08:36AM AVG Forces Chrome Extension On Users, Extension Is Woefully Insecure
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @03:31AM Fixing JavaScript's Broken Random Number Generator
Monday December 28, 2015 @09:35PM AVG Forces Chrome Extension on Users, Extension is Woefully Insecure
Thursday December 17, 2015 @01:53PM VLC Launches On Chrome OS Thanks To Android Port
Tuesday December 01, 2015 @12:52PM Google To Drop Chrome Support For 32-bit Linux
Tuesday October 20, 2015 @11:36AM eFast Malware Hijacks Browser With Chrome Clone
Saturday October 17, 2015 @11:44PM Google Drops Desktop Voice Search In Chrome
Sunday October 04, 2015 @02:18PM Chrome AdBlock Joining Acceptable Ads Program (And Sold To Anonymous Company)
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @01:02PM Google Shows Off 2 New Nexus Phones, a New Pixel, and More
Friday September 25, 2015 @07:35PM Chrome For Android's Incognito Mode Saves Some of the Sites You Visit
Saturday September 19, 2015 @12:31PM Crash Chrome With 16 Characters
Saturday August 22, 2015 @02:29PM Big Changes From Mozilla Mean Firefox Will Get Chrome Extensions
Tuesday July 28, 2015 @09:40AM Chrome Extension Thwarts User Profiling Based On Typing Behavior
Friday June 05, 2015 @05:10PM Ask Slashdot: Options After Google Chrome Discontinues NPAPI Support?
Saturday May 30, 2015 @10:39AM Google Chrome Tops 1 Billion Users
Thursday May 28, 2015 @02:54PM Android M Arrives In Q3: Native Fingerprint Support, Android Pay, 'Doze' Mode
Friday May 22, 2015 @10:05PM Chrome For Android Is Now Almost Entirely Open Source
Sunday May 03, 2015 @09:48AM Chrome Passes 25% Market Share, IE and Firefox Slip
Saturday May 02, 2015 @02:47PM Researcher Bypasses Google Password Alert For Second Time
Sunday April 19, 2015 @03:28PM Chrome 43 Should Help Batten Down HTTPS Sites
Thursday March 26, 2015 @09:44AM Google Quietly Launches Data Saver Extension For Chrome
Saturday March 21, 2015 @01:25PM OS X Users: 13 Characters of Assyrian Can Crash Your Chrome Tab
Thursday March 12, 2015 @12:15PM Google's Pricey Pixel Gets USB-C and a Lower Price
Tuesday March 10, 2015 @09:30AM TSYNC Not a Hard Requirement For Google Chrome After All
Sunday March 08, 2015 @10:59PM Google Chrome Requires TSYNC Support Under Linux
Sunday March 08, 2015 @04:04AM Google Chrome Requires TSYNC Support Under Linux
Thursday March 05, 2015 @08:58AM Firefox 37 To Check Security Certificates Via Blocklist
Sunday January 18, 2015 @09:51PM With Community Help, Chrome Could Support Side Tabs Extension
Monday January 12, 2015 @12:10AM Chrome For OS X Catches Up With Safari's Emoji Support
Sunday November 02, 2014 @07:18PM YouTube Opens Up 60fps To Everyone
Sunday October 12, 2014 @08:49AM ChromeOS Will No Longer Support Ext2/3/4 On External Drives/SD Cards
Friday September 19, 2014 @09:50PM Android Apps Now Unofficially Able To Run On Any Major Desktop OS
Thursday September 11, 2014 @07:50PM Chrome OS Can Now Run Android Apps With No Porting Required
Friday August 29, 2014 @05:24PM Google Introduces HTML 5.1 Tag To Chrome
Tuesday August 19, 2014 @11:12AM New HP Laptop Would Mean Windows at Chromebook Prices
Friday August 15, 2014 @05:52PM Google Brings Chrome OS User Management To Chrome
Saturday August 09, 2014 @01:54PM Netflix Now Works On Linux With HTML5 DRM Video Support In Chrome
Wednesday June 25, 2014 @12:09PM Google I/O 2014 Begins [updated]
Friday May 02, 2014 @07:07PM Could Google's Test of Hiding Complete URLs In Chrome Become a Standard?
Wednesday April 16, 2014 @10:03AM Microsoft Brings Office Online To Chrome OS; Ars Reviews Windows Phone 8.1
Thursday April 10, 2014 @04:12PM Google Chrome Flaw Sets Your PC's Mic Live
Thursday March 13, 2014 @10:37AM Tested: Asus Chromebox Based On Haswell Core i3
Tuesday March 11, 2014 @08:47PM Google To Replace GTK+ With Its Own Aura In Chrome
Saturday February 22, 2014 @05:17PM Chrome 33 Nixes Option To Fall Back To Old 'New Tab' Page
Thursday February 13, 2014 @03:43PM Background Javascript Compilation Boosts Chrome Performance
Friday January 24, 2014 @09:07PM Google Raises the Ante at CanSecWest With $2.7M In Pwnium Prize Money
Friday January 17, 2014 @09:51PM Chrome Is the New C Runtime
Sunday December 29, 2013 @02:05PM Chromebooks Have a Lucrative Year; Should WinTel Be Worried?
Thursday December 12, 2013 @12:36PM Google Brings AmigaOS to Chrome Via Native Client Emulation
Friday November 29, 2013 @09:40PM Google Is Building a Way To Launch Chrome Apps Without Installation
Wednesday November 27, 2013 @07:48AM Google Launches Voice Search Hotword Extension For Chrome
Friday November 22, 2013 @07:44PM Google Is Building a Chrome App-Based IDE
Friday November 15, 2013 @06:51PM Google Makes Latest Chrome Build Open PDFs By Default
Thursday November 07, 2013 @02:41PM Google To Block Local Chrome Extensions On Windows Starting In January
Thursday October 31, 2013 @12:51PM Google Chrome Is Getting Automatic Blocking of Malicious Downloads
Tuesday October 29, 2013 @12:32PM Chrome Will End XP Support in 2015; Firefox Has No Plans To Stop
Thursday September 12, 2013 @11:19AM Here Come the Chromebooks, As Google and Intel Cozy-Up On Haswell
Sunday August 25, 2013 @07:11PM The Greatest Keyboard Shortcut Ever
Wednesday August 07, 2013 @09:34AM Chrome's Insane Password Security Strategy
Friday July 19, 2013 @08:14PM Google Is Bringing Chrome Remote Desktop App To Android
Friday July 12, 2013 @06:11PM Limitations and All, Chromebooks Appear To Be Selling
Wednesday July 10, 2013 @10:49AM Google Updates Maps, Makes First Stable Chrome Release Using WebKit Fork
Tuesday July 02, 2013 @09:06AM Firefox Takes the Performance Crown From Chrome
Saturday June 29, 2013 @12:04AM Google Adds Microsoft Word, Excel Editing To Latest Chrome OS Build
Wednesday June 12, 2013 @08:38AM Live hot-code reloading with Chromium browser on Linux
Tuesday May 21, 2013 @11:13PM Google Chrome 27 Is Out: 5% Faster Page Loads
Thursday May 16, 2013 @12:12PM Leaked Microsoft Video Parodies Chrome Ad
Friday May 03, 2013 @07:15PM Firefox Is the First Browser To Pass the MathML Acid2 Test
Thursday March 07, 2013 @09:02AM Chrome, Firefox, IE 10, Java, Win 8 All Hacked At Pwn2Own
Friday March 01, 2013 @07:34PM Pixel Picture Clearer? Google Ports Office-Substitute To Chrome OS, Browser
Friday February 22, 2013 @07:11PM Google Releases Chrome 25 With Voice Recognition Support
Thursday February 21, 2013 @03:00PM The Chromebook Pixel Is Real, and Expensive
Thursday February 21, 2013 @02:48PM The Chromebook Pixel is real, and expensive
Saturday February 16, 2013 @01:35PM Google Watchers Expect Company-Branded Stores This Year
Thursday February 14, 2013 @01:23AM Inventing the Chromebook - First Version was Based on Firefox
Tuesday February 12, 2013 @11:29AM Has the local browser cache become useless?
Friday February 08, 2013 @04:05PM Google is using WebP to speed up Chrome Web Store
Thursday February 07, 2013 @09:46AM Why Google Needs To Launch the Chromebook Pixel
Thursday February 07, 2013 @05:46AM Why Google Needs to Launch the Chromebook Pixel