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Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Adblock Plus releases filter that prevents sites from using the user's computer to covertly mine cryptocurrencies, available on Chrome, Safari, Firefox, Android   —  Adblock Plus wants to protect you from sites using your computer resources to mine cryptocurrency.
Sep 21, 2017, 2:55 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Chrome will no longer autoplay videos with sound starting from January 2018   —  Google today announced Chrome is going to war with autoplay.  Starting next year, Chrome will only autoplay a given piece of content when the media won't play sound or the user has indicated an interest in the media.
Sep 15, 2017, 10:45 AMIn context
Google Online Security Blog:
Google details plan to distrust Symantec-issued certificates starting with Chrome 66 in 2018   —  This post is a broader announcement of plans already finalized on the blink-dev mailing list.  —  At the end of July, the Chrome team and the PKI community converged upon a plan to reduce …
Sep 12, 2017, 9:40 AMIn context
Ryan Whitwam / Android Police:
Chrome team is experimenting with an option to permanently mute sound on specific websites   —  A lot of awful things can happen on the internet, but few are as terrible as landing on a website that automatically plays videos with sound.  Thankfully, this is something Google is addressing in a future update to Chrome.
Aug 25, 2017, 3:20 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Google debuts Chrome Enterprise subscription service for $50 per Chrome OS device per year, includes support for Microsoft Active Directory, VMware's AirWatch   —  Google is launching a new enterprise service for large businesses that want to adopt Chrome OS devices.
Aug 22, 2017, 12:41 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Google is rolling out autoplaying AI-generated silent 6-second previews for videos in search results, while on Wi-Fi in Android Chrome and Google apps   —  Google announced a major update to its mobile search results pages today.  Whenever your query brings up a video, Google will now show …
Aug 18, 2017, 7:05 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Google Allo arrives on the web via Chrome and currently only pairs with Android phones   —  Google's consumer-facing chat application Allo, a successor of sorts to Gchat, is today available on the web for desktop users.  The service, which lets you chat with friends while taking advantage …
Aug 16, 2017, 6:10 AMIn context
Chris Welch / The Verge:
Sling TV now lets you watch with Chrome on Windows and Mac, with Cloud DVR support for Chrome coming later   —  Sling TV is today rolling out desktop streaming of its live TV service.  Subscribers can now watch using Google's Chrome browser on Windows and macOS without any extra plugins, extensions, or add-ons.
Aug 15, 2017, 8:45 PMIn context
Joe Maring / 9to5Google:
Samsung opens up beta version of its Android browser to all devices running Android 5.0 Lollipop or later   —  Samsung's mobile browser has previously been available primarily for Samsung phones (with the exception of a few other devices like the Pixel and Pixel XL) and while the main version …
Aug 13, 2017, 8:05 AMIn context
George Slefo / Ad Age:
Google reveals sites that fail ad test, risk being filtered by upcoming Chrome ad blocker, including Forbes, LA Times, Lifehacker, Chicago Tribune   —  Credit: Illustration by Tam Nguyen/ Ad Age  —  Betty Crocker might want to check her inbox Thursday.  —  The iconic brand is one of roughly …
Aug 12, 2017, 5:15 AMIn context

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