Slashdot Items Tagged "chrome"

Date / Time Story
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
Thursday September 15, 2016 @04:14PM Chrome and Firefox Block Pirate Bay Over 'Harmful Programs'
Thursday September 15, 2016 @01:02PM Microsoft Reproduces Google's Battery Life Test To Show Edge Beats Chrome
Monday September 12, 2016 @12:51AM Firefox 49 Postponed One Week Due To Unexpected Bugs
Saturday September 10, 2016 @02:44AM Microsoft Is Bringing WebVR To Microsoft Edge On Windows 10
Tuesday September 06, 2016 @07:16PM Google Uses Surface Books To Show Off Chrome Battery Improvements
Monday September 05, 2016 @02:40PM Chrome For Windows To Get Battery Performance Boost
Friday September 02, 2016 @03:42PM Google Chrome Begins Warns Users About Insecure Pages
Tuesday August 30, 2016 @04:28PM Google Integrates Cast Into Chrome, No Extension Required
Friday August 19, 2016 @03:36PM Google Will Kill Chrome Apps For Windows, Mac, and Linux In Early 2018
Friday August 19, 2016 @03:36PM Google Restores Backspace Functionality To Chrome With an Add-on
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @05:57PM People Ignore Software Security Warnings Up To 90% of the Time, Says Study
Wednesday August 17, 2016 @05:16PM Oracle Says Trial Wasn't Fair, It Should Have Known About Google Play For Chrome
Friday August 12, 2016 @11:34PM Google Working On New 'Fuchsia' OS
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @05:01PM Google: Chrome 53 Will 'De-Emphasize Flash In Favor of HTML5' Next Month
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @03:39PM Chrome Is Nearly Ready To Talk To Your Bluetooth Devices
Monday August 08, 2016 @06:08PM Google: Unwanted Software Is Worse Than Malware
Tuesday August 02, 2016 @01:13PM Chrome 52 for Android Arrives With Smoother Video Playback, Faster Load Times, and Better Battery Life
Sunday July 31, 2016 @09:18AM Mozilla To Remove Hello In Firefox 49
Saturday July 30, 2016 @06:50PM Famed Security Researcher 'Mudge' Creates New Algorithm For Measuring Code Security
Friday July 29, 2016 @12:09PM Ask Slashdot: Best Browser Extensions -- 2016 Edition
Thursday July 21, 2016 @03:20PM Google Gets Rid Of App Launcher In Chrome 52, Browser's Mac Client Gets Material Design
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @04:26PM Safari Browser May Soon Be Just As Fast As Chrome With WebP Integration
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @03:54PM Windows 10 Warns Chrome and Firefox Users About Battery Drain, Recommends Switching To Edge
Monday July 18, 2016 @12:08AM Slashdot Asks: What's Your Computer Set-Up Look Like?
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @06:46PM Microsoft: Only Microsoft Edge Will Play Netflix Content At 1080p On Your PC
Sunday July 10, 2016 @02:15PM Do We Need A Better Private Browsing Mode?
Thursday July 07, 2016 @02:11PM Google Is Working To Safeguard Chrome From Quantum Computers
Monday July 04, 2016 @06:26PM Google Cast Is Now Baked Into Chrome, No Extension Needed
Saturday July 02, 2016 @02:06PM Linux Grabs More Than 2% of Desktop Market Share
Thursday June 30, 2016 @02:00PM Google Is Adding a VR Shell To Chrome To Let You Browse the Entire Web In VR
Wednesday June 29, 2016 @04:38PM Google's My Activity Reveals How Much It Knows About You
Monday June 27, 2016 @09:53AM Google Ponders About a Chromebook Pro
Sunday June 26, 2016 @04:44PM Is The Future Of Television Watching on Fast-Forward?
Saturday June 25, 2016 @05:06PM Ubuntu-Based Peppermint 7 Released
Friday June 24, 2016 @11:51AM Chrome Bug Makes It Easy To Download Movies From Netflix and Amazon Prime
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @11:50AM Opera Denies Microsoft Edge Battery-Saving Claims
Monday June 20, 2016 @10:44AM Microsoft Says Edge Browser Is More Power-Efficient Than Chrome
Sunday June 12, 2016 @04:12PM Severe Chrome Bug Allowed Arbitrary Code Execution
Thursday May 19, 2016 @04:41PM Google Chrome To Disallow Backspace As a 'Back' Button
Tuesday May 17, 2016 @04:46PM Firefox Tops Microsoft Browser Market Share For First Time
Saturday May 14, 2016 @01:27AM Google Devs Planning Flash's Demise With New 'HTML5 By Default' Chrome Setting
Thursday May 12, 2016 @05:06PM Opera Adds Power-Saving Mode, Offers 'Up To 50 Percent' Longer Battery Life
Monday May 02, 2016 @12:42PM Chrome Overtakes Internet Explorer For Most Popular Desktop Browser
Thursday April 21, 2016 @08:17AM Opera Adds Free VPN-Client With Unlimited Usage To Its Desktop Browser
Friday April 15, 2016 @03:10PM Google Updates Chrome Web Store Policy, Requires Devs To Be More Transparent About User Data
Thursday April 14, 2016 @01:10AM Chrome 50 Updates Push Notifications, Drops Support For Old Windows and OS X Versions
Tuesday April 12, 2016 @04:25PM The Future of Firefox is Chrome
Wednesday April 06, 2016 @08:31AM Opera's Ex-CEO Launches Vivaldi 1.0 For Power Users
Monday April 04, 2016 @01:30PM Chrome Extension Caught Hijacking Users' Browsers
Monday April 04, 2016 @01:30PM Chrome Extension Caught Hijacking Users' Browsers
Thursday March 31, 2016 @02:47PM Apple Releases iOS 9.3.1 With Fix For Unresponsive Links
Tuesday March 29, 2016 @11:06AM Clicking on Links in iOS 9.3 Can Crash Your iPhone and iPad
Friday March 25, 2016 @11:58AM Chromium Being Ported To VC++, Scrubbed of Compiler Bugs
Tuesday March 22, 2016 @07:26PM Google Will Kill Its Chrome App Launcher For Windows, Mac, and Linux In July
Saturday March 19, 2016 @10:42PM Building A Global Network Of Open Source SDR Receivers
Saturday March 19, 2016 @02:37PM Could You Fall In Love With This Robot?
Saturday March 19, 2016 @11:19AM Microsoft Working on Tool to Port Chrome Extensions to Edge
Friday March 18, 2016 @02:15PM Pwn2Own 2016 Recap: Hackers Earn $460,000 For 21 Hacks
Thursday March 17, 2016 @09:27AM Pwn2Own Day 1: Hackers Earn $280k For Hacking Chrome, Flash, Safari
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @12:51PM Major Browsers Add Experimental Support For WebAssembly
Saturday March 12, 2016 @07:28PM Google Chrome Extension Caught Stealing Bitcoin From Users
Saturday March 12, 2016 @06:41PM Google Chrome Extension Caught Stealing Bitcoin from Users
Thursday March 10, 2016 @10:24AM Opera Introduces Native Adblocking, 45% Faster Than Chrome With Adblock Plus
Monday March 07, 2016 @09:44AM MIT's Eyebrowse To Rank and Review Internet Sites, While Retaining Privacy
Saturday February 20, 2016 @05:23PM Google Is Experimenting With Article Recommendations In Chrome
Monday February 08, 2016 @01:02PM Researcher Finds Tens of Software Products Vulnerable to Simple Bug
Friday January 29, 2016 @04:15PM Google Will Soon Let You Know By Default When Websites Are Unencrypted
Monday January 11, 2016 @06:43AM Nvidia GPUs Break Google Chrome's Incognito Mode
Thursday January 07, 2016 @09:36AM AVG Forces Chrome Extension On Users, Extension Is Woefully Insecure
Tuesday December 29, 2015 @04:31AM Fixing JavaScript's Broken Random Number Generator
Monday December 28, 2015 @10:35PM AVG Forces Chrome Extension on Users, Extension is Woefully Insecure
Thursday December 17, 2015 @02:53PM VLC Launches On Chrome OS Thanks To Android Port