Google is likely to release an update for Chrome Operating System (OS) that will enable the users to run Android apps smoothly in the background -- a feature that is currently missing on the platform, creating issues for heavy multi-taskers on the desktop. Chrome 64 or Chrome (64-bit) is the latest version of the web
Search engine giant Google will introduce a built-in ad blocker in the Chrome browser to block "annoying" advertisements from February 15. "This date does not appear to be tied to a specific Chrome version. Chrome 64 is currently scheduled to arrive on January 23 and Chrome 65 is slated to launch on March 6, suggesting
Google Chrome will soon have an improved pop-up blocker that will prevent sites with abusive experiences from loading new tabs or windows. The feature along with option to mute autoplay videos will soon be rolled out with the next version of Chrome browser. Google Chrome 63, a stable version, has just started rolling out for
Google is delivering on its promise to get rid of Chrome Apps on Windows, Mac and Linux. The search giant has announced that it is shutting down the Chrome Web Store section in order to push Progressive Web Apps (PWAs) that can be installed on the desktop. Google says it plans to ship the PWAs
The smart text selection feature has been around ever since Google launched Android Oreo in August. However, it s only now that the feature has made its way to Google Chrome. The latest stable version of Google Chrome is now being updated to support it. Smart Text Selection is coming to Google Chrome as part
High definition is the way to go, and Chrome is now hopping on the trend. Following YouTube and Netflix's footsteps, Chrome is reportedly working on adding HDR playback support for its Android app. This was revealed by two recent updates on the Chromium Gerrit (via XDA Developer). While one of these updates is to set
If you have been doing all the NSFW things in office thinking the Google Chrome s incognito will save you, you may need to rethink your strategy. As it turns out, while Chrome s incognito mode is claimed to be private, it can still be accessed by your employer. Google Developer, Darin Fisher, who helped
Mozilla today announced the biggest update for its web browser, Firefox. Now known as Firefox Quantum, Mozilla says that it's "over twice as fast as Firefox from 6 months ago". Firefox Quantum comes with a new layout, new features and is also optimized to consume less memory. The most surprising element in the launch of Firefox Quantum is, however, the integration of Google as the default search engine and not Yahoo.
Google has lately been introducing new features to make Chrome a more efficient place to browse the web. Google will be releasing three new features over the next few months for all Chrome users. These new changes will first be available via Chrome 64, which is currently available in Canary channel, and is slated for an early 2018 release. Google will release the second feature via Chrome 65 in March, 2017.
Google is planning to start blocking annoying redirect advertisements in Chrome, and the plan will reportedly roll out in three parts in 2018.