Slashdot Items Tagged "chrome"

Date / Time Story
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
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
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
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
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 @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
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
Saturday December 09, 2017 @03:10AM Google Glitch Took Thousands of Chromebooks Offline
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?
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 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
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
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
Saturday September 23, 2017 @02:16PM Popular Chrome Extension Embedded A CPU-Draining Cryptocurrency Miner
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
Thursday September 14, 2017 @09:19AM FTP Resources Will Be Marked Not Secure in Chrome Starting Later This Year
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 @03:29PM Apple and Google Fix Browser Bug. Microsoft Does Not.
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 @05:26PM 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
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
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 @07:57AM Google Owns the Classroom
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
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
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
Thursday March 23, 2017 @03:53PM Microsoft's OneDrive Web App Crippled With Performance Issues On Linux and Chrome OS
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 @04:06PM 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?
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 @04:47PM 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 @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 @11:01AM Slashdot Asks: Why Are Browsers So Slow?
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
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'
Saturday November 12, 2016 @03:48PM Scammers Bite Chrome Users With Forgotten 2014 Bug
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 October 18, 2016 @09:28PM Chrome For Android Gets Its Own Canary Channel
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
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
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
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
Friday August 19, 2016 @03:36PM Google Restores Backspace Functionality To Chrome With an Add-on
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 @03:39PM Chrome Is Nearly Ready To Talk To Your Bluetooth Devices
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 @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?
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
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
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
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 @11:19AM Microsoft Working on Tool to Port Chrome Extensions to Edge
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 @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
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
Tuesday December 01, 2015 @01:52PM Google To Drop Chrome Support For 32-bit Linux
Tuesday October 20, 2015 @12:36PM eFast Malware Hijacks Browser With Chrome Clone
Sunday October 18, 2015 @12:44AM Google Drops Desktop Voice Search In Chrome
Sunday October 04, 2015 @03:18PM Chrome AdBlock Joining Acceptable Ads Program (And Sold To Anonymous Company)
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @02:02PM Google Shows Off 2 New Nexus Phones, a New Pixel, and More
Friday September 25, 2015 @08:35PM Chrome For Android's Incognito Mode Saves Some of the Sites You Visit
Saturday September 19, 2015 @01:31PM Crash Chrome With 16 Characters
Saturday August 22, 2015 @03:29PM Big Changes From Mozilla Mean Firefox Will Get Chrome Extensions
Tuesday July 28, 2015 @10:40AM Chrome Extension Thwarts User Profiling Based On Typing Behavior
Friday June 05, 2015 @06:10PM Ask Slashdot: Options After Google Chrome Discontinues NPAPI Support?
Saturday May 30, 2015 @11:39AM Google Chrome Tops 1 Billion Users
Thursday May 28, 2015 @03:54PM Android M Arrives In Q3: Native Fingerprint Support, Android Pay, 'Doze' Mode
Friday May 22, 2015 @11:05PM Chrome For Android Is Now Almost Entirely Open Source
Sunday May 03, 2015 @10:48AM Chrome Passes 25% Market Share, IE and Firefox Slip
Saturday May 02, 2015 @03:47PM Researcher Bypasses Google Password Alert For Second Time