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Kim Zetter / Wired:
Researchers find Chrome vulnerability that may allow hackers to download videos from streaming sites like Netflix or Amazon Prime   —  For years Hollywood has waged a war on piracy, using digital rights management technologies to fight bootleggers who illegally copy movies and distribute them.
Jun 24, 2016, 11:30 AMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Chrome 51 released with new APIs, including Credential Management API, more efficient page rendering; available for Windows and Mac, Linux coming soon   —  Google today launched Chrome 51 for Windows and Mac, promising that the Linux version will “ship shortly.”
May 25, 2016, 11:20 PMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
IDC analyst says Chromebooks outsold Macs for the first time in the US in the latest quarter   —  Google's low-cost Chromebooks outsold Apple's range of Macs for the first time in the US recently.  While IDC doesn't typically break out Windows vs. Chromebook sales, IDC analyst Linn Huang confirmed the milestone to The Verge.
May 19, 2016, 3:20 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Developers can test Android apps on select Chrome OS devices starting in June, wide release planned for September   —  Google is finally bringing the Google Play store, including its more than 1.5 million Android apps, to Chrome OS.  Google Play will first arrive with Chrome OS version 53 …
May 19, 2016, 2:25 PMIn context
Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch:
Android Pay now works at Bank of America ATMs; Android Pay integration now available for all developers   —  After announcing the expansion of Android Pay in the U.K. earlier today, Google also made a few additional announcements around its mobile payments service at its I/O developer conference today.
May 19, 2016, 10:35 AMIn context
Stephen Hall / 9to5Google:
Android apps and the Google Play Store are coming to Chrome OS   —  It looks like there's a little tidbit of information that might have been originally planned for the keynote (pulled because of time restraints, maybe?).  According to a session description now on the Google I/O website …
May 18, 2016, 3:55 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Google plans to make Flash plugin click-to-play by default in Chrome in Q4'16, rendering HTML5 instead when available, except for 10 top sites relying on Flash   —  Google has outlined a plan to push HTML5 by default in Chrome, instead of Flash.  In Q4 2016, the company plans to only serve Flash …
May 15, 2016, 11:00 PMIn context
Eugene Kim / Business Insider:
Dropbox says it's cutting some employee perks including SF shuttle bus, gym laundry service, and unlimited dinner guests in leaked memo   —  Dropbox cut a bunch of perks and told employees to save more as Silicon Valley startups brace for the cold  —  When Dropbox employees walked …
May 7, 2016, 4:50 PMIn context
Zac Bowden / WinBeta:
AdBlock and AdBlock Plus now available for Microsoft Edge on Insider builds   —  AdBlock and AdBlock Plus appear to have shown up in the Windows Store for Windows Insiders running build 14332 on desktops.  Users can now download AdBlock and AdBlock Plus extensions for use with Microsoft Edge …
May 7, 2016, 10:20 AMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Google acquires Synergyse, will integrate the Google Apps training service ‘later this year’   —  Google today announced it has acquired Synergyse, a Toronto-based startup that offers a training service specifically for Google Apps.  The company plans to integrate Synergize Training …
May 2, 2016, 2:00 PMIn context

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