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Google Assistant can now auto-update breached passwords

Chrome can also warn users if their stored passwords are unsafe or reused from a data breach, the report said.

May 07, 2022, 21:07 PM IST

Google ditching Chrome's data saver mode on Android

Chrome`s `Lite mode` will go away with the release of Chrome version M100 in late March.

Feb 24, 2022, 23:44 PM IST

Google Chrome gets new logo after 8 years

Elvin Hu, a designer for Google Chrome, offers a first look at the logo`s redesign in a thread on Twitter.

Feb 06, 2022, 14:14 PM IST

Govt agency warns Google Chrome users of malicious attacks: Here’s how to stay safe

CERT-In has issued a warning to Google Chrome users, who are still using an older version of the Google-owned browser.

Jan 09, 2022, 14:47 PM IST

Govt issues urgent warning for Google Chrome browser users, severe vulnerabilities found

CERT-In in its Advisory has found Google Chrome version prior to 96.0.4664.93 to be severely affected.

Dec 14, 2021, 12:39 PM IST

Google Photos ‘Best of 2021’ Memories collection available for users

Google Photos has begun showing a new 'Best of 2021' group in the app.

Dec 10, 2021, 16:12 PM IST

Password hacked? Here’s how to find out via Google Chrome Password Checker

Google has introduced an extra layer of security to its Chrome browser to protect your data and notify you if your passwords for various social media accounts such as Google, Facebook, Twitter, bank accounts, and others have been hacked. 

Nov 20, 2021, 09:55 AM IST

Alert! Millions of Google Chrome users at risk: Update browser to stay protected

Google has issued a warning to consumers to update their Google Chrome to the latest version right away.

Oct 05, 2021, 22:27 PM IST

Beware! Google warns Chrome users of HUGE threat; check how to be safe

Google Chrome breach was discovered by Google employees.

Sep 26, 2021, 21:43 PM IST

Google is finally adding dark mode to search on desktop

Users can easily change the appearance settings on Google Chrome. 

Sep 11, 2021, 17:32 PM IST

Google testing new ''Follow'' button on Chrome for websites that support RSS

Once a user makes sure about the news site, they are visiting has an RSS feed, they will be able to see and tap on the `Follow` button to subscribe to it.

May 22, 2021, 14:02 PM IST

Google enables black mode for its search engine on desktop

The search engine which used to be colourful, will turn out to be monochromatic after the option is selected. 

May 13, 2021, 23:27 PM IST

DuckDuckGo launches attack on Google for privacy labels, collection of user data

Google has finally addressed this issue and started pushing updates to the app suite on the Apple apps store. The privacy labels released with these apps reveal the data that these services collect from the users.

Mar 17, 2021, 09:41 AM IST

Snooping alert! Google may face lawsuit for allegedly tracking users in 'Incognito' mode

For Google, “incognito” does not mean “invisible” and it ought to be common sense for Chrome users. Google has clarified in the court filing that “incognito” does not mean “invisible” and that a user’s activity during a session on Incognito mode means that the session will be visible to the websites they visit and also any third-party analytics or ad services that the website uses.

Mar 15, 2021, 20:28 PM IST

Google to speed up release cycle of Chrome browser to four weeks

Google will release milestones of its browser every four weeks, instead of every six weeks. This is the first time Google has speed up its Chrome release schedule for more than a decade. The decision is in the direction to improve the security, speed, and stability of the browser application. 

Mar 06, 2021, 16:40 PM IST

Alert! Update your Google Chrome browser if you want to be safe, warns CERT-In

According to Google blog, the security vulnerabilities are not being disclosed "until a majority of users are updated with a fix.” This could have a drastic effect on the user as it could help an attacker to execute arbitrary code, could view, change or delete data in the targeted system.

Feb 11, 2021, 15:53 PM IST

Stay away from Hackers, Viruses and Malware, use these easy tricks

India has the second-highest number of internet users in the world. Affordable access to the internet has resulted in an increased number of internet users in the country. We use the internet for many things including online banking, shopping, tracking details and many more. There is a great chance of online frauds and hacking in the online space. Let's take a look at how you can be safe while using the internet.

Feb 04, 2021, 16:37 PM IST

New Google Chrome update comes without Adobe Flash

First announced in July 2017, Adobe had said to stop updating and distributing Flash Player after December 31, 2020 due to the diminished usage of the technology and the availability of better, more secure options such as HTML5, WebGL and WebAssembly. Apple and Mozilla have also stopped supporting Flash, and Microsoft is scheduled to end support later this month, reports ZDNet.

Jan 20, 2021, 14:26 PM IST

Google to fix new Chrome version for Apple Macs with M1 chip

Google rolled out the new Chrome version on Tuesday but it crashed unexpectedly on new Mac devices with Apple silicon chips.

Nov 18, 2020, 13:11 PM IST

Android users alert! Google asking you to update Chrome to avoid critical bug

The Chrome bug was reportedly exploited to allow attackers to bypass and escape the Chrome security sandbox on Android devices.

Nov 04, 2020, 15:58 PM IST