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    Microsoft is fixing a Windows 10 bug that causes Google Chrome to freeze

    Since the Windows 10 April update, some users have been dealing with frozen systems when they're running apps including Chrome or using the "Hey, Cortana" command. The good news is Microsoft's working on a fix, which may be ready in time for next week's scheduled patch. Microsoft is fixing a...
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    Google Chrome OS/Chromebook Tablet made by Acer appeared at Bett 2018

    Acer tablet running Chrome OS was discovered at Bett 2018, an annual trade show in the U.K. about marketing information technology in education. On first sight, it looks to have a ~10-inch display size, and the desktop shows the touchscreen Chrome OS user interface. Chrome OS Tablet made by...
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    Is using Google Chrome on a Chromebook or Android device more private than Windows and Apple?

    I think users are only sharing their browsing history with Google, and their ISP when browsing the web with a Chromebook laptop or Google Android device. But, if you use Google Chrome on Windows and Apple, you maybe sharing your browsing history with Microsoft, or Apple if MS and Apple track...
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    Will Google Chromebooks be the only popular pre-built computer designed for mainly web browser?

    It is possible that Google Chromebooks will be the only popular pre-built computer which is mainly designed for web browsing on the Google Chrome web browser. Google Chromebooks are not very popular with most computer users, but Chromebooks are popular with North American schools, and people...
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    Would Google Chromebooks Exist if Google Android was more popular and reliable in 2011?

    I think, if Android was as popular and more reliable in 2011 when Chromebooks were released, there is a chance that Google may use Google Android as the operating system for their laptop instead of Chrome OS. But, they may bundle a better version of Chrome which works well on lowend laptops and...
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    Will New Chromebooks which can run Android apps be called a different name in the future?

    I think it is possible that some Chromebooks, which can run Android apps, will be renamed to a different name like Google Play Books. I bet, more buyers of Chromebooks will care more about the ability to download and install apps, games, movies, music, books and other content from the Google...
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    Windows 10 is spamming Chrome users with a Microsoft shopping app

    Microsoft really wants you to install and use its products on your computer. Beyond the myriad Start menu ads plaguing Windows 10, now users have to contend with pop-ups for Redmond-made stuff if they have Google's Chrome browser installed as well. Myce reports (image below) that when Chrome is...
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    Google Chrome 56 Adds Support For FLAC Music File Playback

    Google has finally added support for FLAC playback within the browser. What this means is that if you’d rather not download the file onto your computer and stream it, Chrome will be able to do that. However like we said, this feature was added to the Chrome 56 beta so unless you’re beta testing...
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    Google Chrome's December update will be less of a memory hog

    Google has spent a while reducing Chrome's sometimes notorious demands on your system, but it knows that its web browser still needs some work. Accordingly, the upcoming Chrome 55 will include an upgraded JavaScript engine that significantly reduces the memory footprint. Given that many modern...
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    Google Chrome Beta For Android Now Lets You Play YouTube In The Background

    Google released version 53 of its Chrome browser just a couple of days ago for Mac, Windows and Linux, but mobile users on Android need not worry. The company has a special place in its heart for its mobile OS - in fact, the Google Chrome Beta for Android version 54 is now available. With...
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    Google To End Support For Chrome Apps On Windows, Mac, Linux

    Google has recently announced that they will be ending support for Chrome apps that aren’t run on their Chrome OS platform. This means that soon Windows, Mac, and Linux users won’t be able to use Chrome apps anymore. This won’t happen immediately but Google will be phasing them out slowly. By...
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    Google Chrome Is Now the Most Popular Web Browser

    Microsoft’s Internet Explorer has long been the most used browser on the internet. But its iron grip began slipping ever since Google launched Chrome in 2008. In 2012, one usage tracker declared Chrome the new champion, but some others still had IE in the lead. Now, all the holdouts are in...
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    Google Chrome 50 ends support for Windows XP, Windows Vista, Mac OS X 10.6, old versions of OS X

    Google Chrome version 50 was released to the browser's stable channel yesterday, and in addition to a handful of new features and security fixes, the update also ends support for a wide range of operating systems that have been supported since Chrome launched on those platforms. Windows XP...
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    Latest Google Android phones hacked with tidy one-stop-ChromeWeb-Browser-pop

    PacSec Google's Chrome for Android has been popped in a single exploit that could lead to the compromise of any handset. The exploit, showcased at MobilePwn2Own at the PacSec conference in Tokyo yesterday but not disclosed in full detail, targets the JavaScript v8 engine. It can probably hose...
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    Google Chrome extends support for Windows Vista

    Before, Google suggested that they'd be ending Chrome web browser support for Windows XP and Windows Vista this December. Now they've done (another) extension. Google's most recent announcement (made today) suggests that they'll be ending Chrome support for Windows XP, Vista, and the Apple...
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