Tag: Google Chrome

Google to label ads as 'sponsored' in mobile search results
Google to label ads as 'sponsored' in mobile search results

Paid results will now carry a "sponsored" tag in a bold, large text rather than the simple "Ad" tag they had before.

  • Saturday, 15 October 2022
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Google rolls out Passkeys for Android and Chrome

The key enables two key capabilities on Android devices, users can generate and utilise Passkeys that are securely synchronised through the Google Password Manager.

  • Thursday, 13 October 2022
India's cyber agency warns about bugs in Google Chrome for desktop

The Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In) has warned users about multiple vulnerabilities in Google Chrome for desktop that can let hackers gain access to their computers.

  • Saturday, 20 August 2022
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New Bug Hits Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge Browsers

In its first big security update for the new year, Google rolled out 37 fixes for Windows, Mac and Linux and one of which was rated critical.

  • Monday, 28 March 2022
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Google Chrome Gets New Logo After 8 Years

The icon has been simplified/flattened by removing the shadows. The colours are brighter and the proportions are different, making the big blue ball in the middle noticeably bigger.

  • Sunday, 06 February 2022
Govt Issues Urgent Warning For Google Chrome Users
Govt Issues Urgent Warning For Google Chrome Users

As per the advisory, several vulnerabilities have been found in the Google Chrome browser that could be exploited by a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the targeted system.

  • Wednesday, 15 December 2021
Google Chrome now lets you permanently mute autoplay in websites

San Francisco: Google has released a new version of its Chrome Internet browser which lets users permanently mute websites that autoplay videos. “Available on Windows, Mac and Linux, the new version — Chrome 64 lets you permanently mute websites that autoplay videos,” The Independent reported late on Thursday. Users need to click the “View Site […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Google Workspace, Chat Now Open To All For Seamless Hybrid Work

The company's 3 billion-plus existing users across consumer, enterprise, and education have access to the full Google Workspace experience, including Gmail, Chat, Calendar, Drive, Docs, Sheets, Meet and more.

  • Monday, 14 June 2021
Google Tests New Tool To 'Follow' Sites In Chrome On Android

Google is testing a new feature for its Chrome browser on Android that lets users "follow" sites to create an updating list of new content they publish.

  • Friday, 21 May 2021
Microsoft Announces Retirement Of Iconic Internet Explorer On June 15
End Of An Era! Microsoft Announces Retirement Of Iconic Internet Explorer On June 15

"With Microsoft Edge capable of assuming this responsibility and more, the Internet Explorer 11 desktop application will be retired and go out of support on June 15, 2022, for certain versions of Windows 10."

  • Thursday, 20 May 2021
Google Chrome Adopts Windows 10 Security Feature
Google Chrome Adopts Windows 10 Security Feature

San Francisco: To protect the memory stack from attackers, Google revealed that its Chrome 90 has adopted a new Windows 10 security feature called “Hardware-enforced Stack Protection”. Hardware-enforced Stack Protection,…

  • Wednesday, 05 May 2021
How YouTube engineers plotted to kill Internet Explorer 6

San Francisco: A former Google employee has revealed how a group of engineers plotted to kill Microsoft’s Internet Explorer 6 on its YouTube platform nearly 10 years ago. According to a report in The Verge on Saturday, YouTube in 2009 started displaying a banner to Internet Explorer 6 users, warning that support for Microsoft’s browser would be “phasing […]

  • Saturday, 01 May 2021
Google Chrome gets some 'Brave' competition

New Delhi: Google Chrome, the undisputed leader used by over 2 billion people globally for Internet browsing, has got some serious competition in “Brave” browser that automatically blocks third-party ads and cookies, and even offers to pay users when they click and see a promoted or partnered ad in a secure way. Called “Brave”, the […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021
Google Chrome Brings In Better Customisation, Tab Grouping

San Francisco: Google rolled out the Chrome 77 update for Android, Windows, Linux, and iOS platforms earlier this month, and now the company has announced the latest update to the browser, bringing in new features for tab management and theming. The new update is bringing a new grid layout, aimed at making it easier for […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
Google Warns Indian Users About Data Breach Via Chrome Bug

New Delhi: Several Indian users were left nervous on Thursday after witnessing pop-ups on their mobile and desktop screens as they opened certain affected websites in the Google Chrome browser, alerting them about a data breach on the site or app they had visited which also exposed their passwords. Tech giant Google issued warning of […]

  • Thursday, 22 April 2021