Slashdot Items Tagged "chrome"

Date / Time Story
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
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
Sunday April 19, 2015 @04:28PM Chrome 43 Should Help Batten Down HTTPS Sites
Thursday March 26, 2015 @10:44AM Google Quietly Launches Data Saver Extension For Chrome
Saturday March 21, 2015 @02:25PM OS X Users: 13 Characters of Assyrian Can Crash Your Chrome Tab
Thursday March 12, 2015 @01:15PM Google's Pricey Pixel Gets USB-C and a Lower Price
Tuesday March 10, 2015 @10:30AM TSYNC Not a Hard Requirement For Google Chrome After All
Sunday March 08, 2015 @11:59PM Google Chrome Requires TSYNC Support Under Linux
Sunday March 08, 2015 @05:04AM Google Chrome Requires TSYNC Support Under Linux
Thursday March 05, 2015 @09:58AM Firefox 37 To Check Security Certificates Via Blocklist
Sunday January 18, 2015 @10:51PM With Community Help, Chrome Could Support Side Tabs Extension
Monday January 12, 2015 @01:10AM Chrome For OS X Catches Up With Safari's Emoji Support
Sunday November 02, 2014 @08:18PM YouTube Opens Up 60fps To Everyone
Sunday October 12, 2014 @09:49AM ChromeOS Will No Longer Support Ext2/3/4 On External Drives/SD Cards
Friday September 19, 2014 @10:50PM Android Apps Now Unofficially Able To Run On Any Major Desktop OS
Thursday September 11, 2014 @08:50PM Chrome OS Can Now Run Android Apps With No Porting Required
Friday August 29, 2014 @06:24PM Google Introduces HTML 5.1 Tag To Chrome
Tuesday August 19, 2014 @12:12PM New HP Laptop Would Mean Windows at Chromebook Prices
Friday August 15, 2014 @06:52PM Google Brings Chrome OS User Management To Chrome
Saturday August 09, 2014 @02:54PM Netflix Now Works On Linux With HTML5 DRM Video Support In Chrome
Wednesday June 25, 2014 @01:09PM Google I/O 2014 Begins [updated]
Friday May 02, 2014 @08:07PM Could Google's Test of Hiding Complete URLs In Chrome Become a Standard?
Wednesday April 16, 2014 @11:03AM Microsoft Brings Office Online To Chrome OS; Ars Reviews Windows Phone 8.1
Thursday April 10, 2014 @05:12PM Google Chrome Flaw Sets Your PC's Mic Live
Thursday March 13, 2014 @11:37AM Tested: Asus Chromebox Based On Haswell Core i3
Tuesday March 11, 2014 @09:47PM Google To Replace GTK+ With Its Own Aura In Chrome
Saturday February 22, 2014 @06:17PM Chrome 33 Nixes Option To Fall Back To Old 'New Tab' Page
Thursday February 13, 2014 @04:43PM Background Javascript Compilation Boosts Chrome Performance
Friday January 24, 2014 @10:07PM Google Raises the Ante at CanSecWest With $2.7M In Pwnium Prize Money
Friday January 17, 2014 @10:51PM Chrome Is the New C Runtime
Sunday December 29, 2013 @03:05PM Chromebooks Have a Lucrative Year; Should WinTel Be Worried?
Thursday December 12, 2013 @01:36PM Google Brings AmigaOS to Chrome Via Native Client Emulation
Friday November 29, 2013 @10:40PM Google Is Building a Way To Launch Chrome Apps Without Installation
Wednesday November 27, 2013 @08:48AM Google Launches Voice Search Hotword Extension For Chrome