Google's 'silent' Chrome experiment leaves browser broken on thousands of machines

Google revealed that it had turned on an experiment to improve resource usage for the stable version which had been in the beta mode for around five months. 

Nov 15, 2019, 22:38 PM IST

Google rolling out new features to Chrome OS in August

Google is also including an updated camera app for the Pixelbook and select Chromebook machines. In addition to that, Google has updated the Camera app UI for navigating between new modes, like square mode and portrait mode.

Aug 16, 2019, 14:33 PM IST

Google Chrome overtakes Internet Explorer to be crowned top web browser

According to NetMarketShare, Google Chrome had 41.7 percent of desktop browser share in April, narrowly ahead of Internet Explorer which had a share of 41.4 percent.

May 03, 2016, 22:06 PM IST

After Facebook, PM Modi visits Google headquarters

PM Narendra Modi, 65, is the first Indian leader to visit the US West Coast in more than 30 years. On Day 2 of his Silicon Valley tour PM Modi visited Facebook and Google Inc headquarters.

Sep 28, 2015, 08:44 AM IST

A nasty bug that makes Google Chrome crash

A security researcher has recently discovered a bug in Google Chrome that makes the browser incredibly easy to crash.

Sep 21, 2015, 14:53 PM IST

Pushbullet adds end-to-end encryption for privacy

Pushbullet has announced that it now supports end-to-end encryption for additional user privacy.

Aug 13, 2015, 13:13 PM IST

Yahoo updates its mobile search engine

 Yahoo has released an update of its mobile search engine.

Jun 26, 2015, 19:11 PM IST

Facebook stops Marauder's Map

 Facebook has decided to stop Marauder's Map - a Chrome extension that showed your Facebook friends' exact whereabouts.

May 30, 2015, 15:43 PM IST

Know your friends' travel itinerary with new Facebook tool

An Indian American student has created a Chrome extension that grabs location data from Facebook Messenger and rapidly plots your friends' locations on a map, The Next Web reported.

May 29, 2015, 15:46 PM IST

Giphy unveils a Chrome extension for easy to email GIFs

Giphy, the search and database site for animated gifs, has released a Chrome extension.

May 12, 2015, 19:41 PM IST

Google launches security feature for Chrome web browser

Google Inc on Wednesday announced a free extension for its Chrome web browser that better protects Google accounts, including email, against online attackers trying to steal passwords and other personal information.

Apr 29, 2015, 23:06 PM IST

Google intends to speed up web with QUIC Protocol

Google has revealed that about half of all requests from Chrome to Google's servers are now served over QUIC, a protocol that speeds up the web.

Apr 19, 2015, 19:32 PM IST

Google intends to speed up web with QUIC Protocol

Google has revealed that about half of all requests from Chrome to Google's servers are now served over QUIC, a protocol that speeds up the web.

Apr 19, 2015, 18:27 PM IST

Google to improve scrolling problems in Chrome with Microsoft's Pointer events

 Google has announced its decision to adopt a standard that would allow both mouse and touch navigation for its Chrome browser.

Mar 26, 2015, 19:39 PM IST

Microsoft may introduce Windows 10 with big changes to Internet Explorer

Microsoft will reportedly introduce the Windows 10 with some big changes to Internet Explorer browser codenamed "Spartan" making it more like Chrome and Firefox.

Dec 30, 2014, 13:18 PM IST

Mozilla unveils restyled Firefox with improved features

The latest version of Firefox has been unveiled by Mozilla. In this new version the overall look has been restyled and several features have considerably been improved.

Apr 30, 2014, 21:26 PM IST

Google to make `strategic` investments in Android, Chrome

Google is set to make "strategic" investments in Android, Chrome, YouTube and Enterprise, among others, to further shore up revenue.

Feb 02, 2014, 11:48 AM IST

Google makes the world a playboard for Legos

Google on Tuesday began letting Lego lovers build with virtual color blocks in its Chrome web browser and then give creations homes in online maps of the real world.

Jan 29, 2014, 09:46 AM IST

New Chrome extension turns YouTube into personalized radio

The users can search directly from the address bar by typing in "Streamus" and hitting Tab, or can search within the extension and create own playlist.

Jan 29, 2014, 03:04 AM IST

Google updates Chrome for Windows 8 with OS-like function

Google has reportedly updated its Chrome for Windows 8 with features that essentially converts the browser app into a Chrome OS.

Jan 15, 2014, 20:38 PM IST