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Google Chrome can now spot even brand new phishing pages

Google has rolled out two new tools to combat phishing, and upped Gmail security.<p>Google is stepping up defenses against phishing through a new …

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Chrome OS Gets Material Design for "Do Not Disturb," Android-Like Screenshots

<b>Chromium evangelist François Beaufort is sharing today information on a new Material Design refresh for Google's Chrome OS' "Do Not Disturb" mode,</b> …

Chrome OS Instant Tethering Enabled by Default, Likely Launching Soon

Chrome OS Instant Tethering now Enabled by Default, Likely Launching Soon<p>Instant tethering is a Google Pixel, Nexus and Chromebook unique feature …

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Google Encroaches on Microsoft's Territory With Chromebook Business Push

Alphabet Inc.'s (GOOGL) Google brand is making a push into a business segment that has been dominated by Microsoft Inc. (MSFT) PCs, announcing the …

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Taking Chrome OS screenshots will soon be just like your Android phone

Chrome OS has come a long way since its humble beginnings. It initially started as a cheap way to get online and have basic office suite …

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Google rolls out Chrome Cleanup to help secure its web browser

With so much time now spent online, and with so many cloud-based tools now in use every day, we're all spending more time than ever in our web …

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Screen Capture in Google Chrome

To build screen sharing capabilities into a WebRTC video chat application you must first be able to capture the content on screen. In this post we're …

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Google adds Chromecast control to Assistant on smartphones

Google’s goal of interconnecting its services and devices is slowly advancing. A major player is the Google Assistant, which expands across numerous …

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21 Chrome Extensions for Struggling Students and Special Needs

Technology can be a powerful tool to assist students with special needs or any sort of learning challenge. In particular the Chrome web browser …

Web Design

4 crazy Chromebook myths, debunked

Bring up Chromebooks in any online crowd, and you're practically guaranteed to get some version of a now-stock reaction:<i>Pshaw! Why would anyone pay</i> …

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Which Pixelbook Should you Buy?

Does anyone really need the upgraded Pixelbook (and its $500 cost)?<p>I've seen this discussion on the internet a lot more often than I would have …

Laptops

Google invests in Neverware, a startup that’s turning dead PCs into Chromebooks

Neverware helps schools refresh discarded equipment<p>Neverware, a New York City-based startup with a software platform that converts legacy computers into Chromebooks, announced today that it has raised a new round of investment led by Google. It won’t say the exact amount, but it will likely be more …

Startups

Chromebooks strong in back-to-school sales, PC shipments data suggests - MarketWatch

Chromebooks, stripped-down laptops running Google’s Chrome operating system, appeared to fare well with back-to-school shoppers for a second …

Markets

Chrome has a massive copycat extensions problem

You have probably read about the fake Adblock Plus extension that 37000 Chrome users installed before it was removed by Google after it was reported …

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7 reasons Chrome OS computers are ideal for enterprises

Will 2018 be the year Chrome OS devices emerge as mainstream computers in the corporate world?Not a chance. Microsoft Windows is predicted to …

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Time to call it: The Chromebook is the new Android tablet

Riddle me this, dear reader: If you've got a device that looks like a tablet, acts like a tablet, and runs Android apps, what do you call it?Odds …

Tablets

Kaby Lake Detachable Chromebook: Nautilus

Fresh off the heels of Google’s Pixelbook announcement, the wheels of the Chromium OS project continue to turn and development moves forward. The …

Kaby Lake

Awesome Tricks about Google Chrome That 99.9% of Users Don’t Know About

There are dozens of hidden tricks within Google Chrome that can change and improve your navigation experience <br>completely! today i bring you the 7 …

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This is Google Chrome’s redesigned chrome://flags page

Google is working on a redesign of the Chrome's browser's chrome://flags page as part of the company's effort to modernize the web browser.The …

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Five advanced Chromecast hacks to level up your streaming experience

Get more from your television.<p>Google first introduced its cheap, capable Chromecast streaming device in 2013, followed by the more powerful (and expensive) Chromecast Ultra, which can handle 4K resolution and HDR effects, last year. Both versions look streamlined, take up little room, and offer …

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The Best Chrome Extensions for Parents

Being a parent can feel like a never-ending routine of Good Cop/Bad Cop, and for today’s generation of child rearers, that includes laying down the …

Parenting

Why does Google think you'll buy a $1,000 Chromebook?

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Google is Working on a Chrome OS Emulator for Future Android SDK Release

Android application support on Chromebooks was fairly rudimentary when it was first unveiled, but the company has been working to make the …

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Chrome OS 61 rolling out w/ new Lock Screen, Pixel-like App launcher, and more [Gallery]

Following the release of Chrome 61 to browsers and Android last month, the latest version is now finally rolling out to Chrome OS. A big update, Google’s cloud operating system adds a new Lock Screen, App launcher, and better window management for tablets. There are also a number of small changes …

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Google unveils 'Pixelbook' Chromebook, and it is much better than a Windows 10 PC

Fact -- Chromebooks are much better than Windows 10 PCs. Well, for some people, at least. I'll concede that some consumers will be better served by …

Laptops

Google Wants Its New Pixelbook to Win the Laptop and Tablet Battle

Google is once again trying to make a big splash with laptop computers, this time with its new Pixelbook.<p>Google debuted its Pixelbook, a new …

Laptops

Google just announced its new Pixelbook laptop

Google just announced its new Pixelbook laptop, which will run on Google's Chrome OS operating system.<p><i>Google</i><p>The new Pixelbook is a convertible laptop-tablet hybrid with a foldable screen. It is incredibly light at only 1 kilogram, or 2.2 pounds. It's also thin at 10mm. Design-wise, the back of the …

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Google Chrome Will Block Tab-Under Behavior

Google is working on blocking tab-under behavior in Chrome, according to a document seen by Bleeping Computer. [...]

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