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Dan Seifert / The Verge:
Microsoft Edge review: Windows finally has a good browser   —  For two decades, the default web browsing experience in Windows has been Internet Explorer.  Over the years, Microsoft's home-built browser became bloated, insecure, confusing to use, and just plain hated by many users.
Aug 2, 2015, 10:35 PMIn context
Tom Maxwell / 9to5Google:
Chrome 44 for iOS brings beacon-powered Physical Web closer to reality, new gestures   —  The Physical Web is an open source web specification from Google released last year with the aim to make interacting with smart devices in the real world as easy as clicking a link, just as we do on the web.
Jul 25, 2015, 11:35 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Team behind Delicious releases Dmail, a Chrome extension to make Gmail messages self-destruct   —  Dmail Makes Your Gmail Messages Self-Destruct  —  Have you ever regretted sending an email, and wished you could take it back?  Or maybe you've worried about sending confidential information over email …
Jul 25, 2015, 4:35 PMIn context
Owen Williams / The Next Web:
Google kills Streamus, a third party Chrome extension with 300K users that queued YouTube songs to play in background   —  How YouTube killed an extension with 300,000 users  —  Streamus, the Chrome extension that turns YouTube into a serious music service, has been neutered by Google …
Jul 21, 2015, 6:35 PMIn context
Dan Goodin / Ars Technica:
0-day attacks exploiting Flash just got harder thanks to new defenses   —  Flash mitigations now fully baked into Chrome; coming to other browsers soon.  —  A string of weaponized attacks targeting Adobe's Flash media player—including three in the past 10 days—has kept software engineers scrambling …
Jul 18, 2015, 5:00 PMIn context
Google Online Security Blog:
Chrome users will begin to see more Safe Browsing warnings as improvements to malware, phishing, and unwanted software detection roll out   —  More Visible Protection Against Unwanted Software  —  Last year, we announced our increased focus on unwanted software (UwS), and published our unwanted software policy.
Jul 16, 2015, 3:25 PMIn context
Lara O'Reilly / Business Insider:
Forrester: US smartphone users spend more time in Facebook's mobile apps than Google's   —  There is one key reason why people are spending more time on Facebook's apps than Google's  —  Smartphone users in the United States are spending more time in Facebook's apps than Google's apps …
Jun 29, 2015, 9:15 PMIn context
Joey-Elijah Sneddon / OMG!:
Google disables newer card-based bookmarks manager in Chrome, now defaults to old one   —  Google Brings Chrome's Old Bookmarks Manager Back  —  Google disables new bookmark manager — here's how to get it back  —  If you weren't a fan of the new bookmark manager in Chrome, I've got some good news for you: Google has disabled it.
Jun 15, 2015, 4:20 PMIn context
Owen Williams / The Next Web:
Skype for Web is now available worldwide, adds Chromebook support   —  If you're not a fan of Skype's desktop app, you can now use the company's new Web app regardless of where you live.  —  Skype's Web app is free to use and as of today works with Chrome OS and Linux, in addition to Internet Explorer …
Jun 15, 2015, 11:45 AMIn context
Shawn Knight / TechSpot:
Google is taking additional steps to reduce Chrome's battery draw   —  Google recently implemented a new feature in Chrome that detects and shuts down any unnecessary Flash content on a web page.  The intent was to free up some CPU cycles and ultimately, improve battery life on mobile devices and notebooks.
Jun 13, 2015, 12:45 AMIn context

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