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Mike Masnick / Techdirt:
Chrome Security Team Considers Marking All HTTP Pages As ‘Non-Secure’   —  Back in August, we noted that Google had started adjusting its search algorithm to give a slight boost to sites that are encrypted.  That is, all else equal, sites that use HTTPS will get a slight ranking boost.
Dec 20, 2014, 9:05 AMIn context
Dan Seifert / The Verge:
Google bringing always-on voice commands to Chromebooks   —  ‘OK Google’ feature now available on Chrome OS Dev Channel  —  You've been able to yell voice commands at Android smartphones and Android Wear smartwatches for some time now, but soon you'll be able to do the same to a Chromebook computer.
Dec 19, 2014, 10:10 PMIn context
Chris Hoffman / PC World:
Ubuntu Phone launch delayed until early 2015   —  Exploring Linux, Chrome OS, and beyond.  —  Ubuntu Phone launch delayed until early 2015  —  Earlier this year, I reported on the forthcoming release of Ubuntu phones.  Ubuntu for phones had just hit “release to manufacturer” …
Dec 19, 2014, 9:30 PMIn context
Sean Portnoy / ZDNet:
Intel launches free Easy Migration app to help users transfer files from Windows, Android, iOS to Chromebooks   —  Intel launches free Easy Migration app to transfer files to Chromebooks  —  Summary:The software helps users move files from their Android, iOS, and Windows devices to an Intel-powered laptop running the Chrome OS.
Dec 19, 2014, 2:25 PMIn context
Ken Hoetmer / Google Geo Developers Blog:
Google to turn off Google Earth API on December 12, 2015   —  Announcing deprecation of the Google Earth API  —  Over six years ago we introduced the Google Earth API, enabling developers to build rich 3D mapping applications in the browser, using JavaScript.
Dec 12, 2014, 11:35 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Yahoo Starts Prompting Chrome Users To “Upgrade” To Firefox   —  If you're visiting any Yahoo property today, chances are you'll see an “Upgrade to the new Firefox” link in the top-right corner of your browser window.  The prompt also appears if you're using Internet Explorer, Opera and even the new Yandex browser.
Dec 12, 2014, 4:25 PMIn context
Kellex / Droid Life:
Google Mobile Results Now 100-150 Milliseconds Faster in Chrome for Android   —  According to Ilya Grigorik, a developer advocate at Google, when you tap on a Google Search result after performing a mobile search, the page will now load 100-150 milliseconds faster in Chrome for Android.
Dec 9, 2014, 9:25 PMIn context
Russell Brandom / The Verge:
Google-backed FIDO Alliance, working on password-free login, releases open standard 1.0   —  Google-backed password-killer crosses major milestone  —  In October, Google unveiled a surprising new way to log into Chrome and Gmail: a USB key.  It only worked as part of a two-factor setup …
Dec 9, 2014, 3:20 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Google Cloud Platform now supports Microsoft server app licenses, Windows Server 2008 R2 Datacenter Edition   —  Google today announced it has expanded Windows support on the Google Cloud Platform.  New additions include Microsoft License Mobility, support for Windows Server 2008 R2 Datacenter Edition …
Dec 8, 2014, 12:00 PMIn context
Murali Sitaram / Official Google for Work Blog:
Google launches the Google for Work and Education Partner Program, consolidating existing programs across Apps, Chrome, Cloud Platform, Maps and Search   —  Introducing the Google for Work & Education Partner Program  —  Posted by Murali Sitaram, Director of Global Partnerships & Strategic Alliances, Google for Work
Dec 4, 2014, 3:00 PMIn context

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