Chrome Web Store

Acer’s Chromebook 15 has USB-C, 32GB storage, 802.11ac, more: $249 (Reg. $320+)

Target offers the Acer Chromebook 15 2.5GHz/4GB/32GB for <b>$249 shipped</b>. Originally $350, Amazon is currently charging $320 with today’s deal beating the all-time low there by $50. This Chromebook has it all, including USB-C, a nice aluminum design, 802.11ac and more. In fact, we called it one of the …

Gear & Gadgets

Banned Windows Timeline Support extension returns to the Chrome Web Store

We recently wrote about a browser extension which added Windows' Timeline support for Chrome and Firefox -- the aptly-named Windows Timeline …

Software

Chrome Users On Windows 7 And 8.1 Need To Install This Browser Extension

Image: YouTube / Viscious-Speed (Pixabay)<p>h264ify is a Chrome extension that's been around for a while. What it does is force YouTube to play videos …

Software

This is why we should get rid of all counts for likes, followers, and views

Grime rapper JME has a solution.<p>Almost every single time I log into Twitter, I think about this tweet from @robwhisman: "i would legitimately pay $5 …

Social Media

Copper's Winning 60% Against Salesforce In $52B CRM Market

Salesforce did something very impressive in getting companies to sign up for software as a service instead of licensing software. Now it occupies the tallest building in San Francisco.<p>But that blood moon over Salesforce Tower is an auspicious sign of its commercial battle with a scrappy …

Customers

Should you get a Chromebook?

Chromebooks are some of the most lightweight, affordable laptops around, but what exactly are they and should you consider buying one?<p>Ultimately, it …

Google Play

How to protect your network from the dangers of chrome extensions | Articles | Chief Technology Officer

Google Chrome is regarded as the most secure browser as well, owing partly to the effectiveness of its sandbox (which prevents unverified content …

Google Chrome

Google Tools for English Language Learners

Parlez vous Google? More and more it is becoming common for schools to serve students who do not speak English as their primary language. Thankfully …

Google

6 Chrome Plugins That Can Save You Hundreds of Dollars Online

They will completely change your online shopping game.<p>Whether you’re online shopping for a small necessity or a big splurge, there’s always the …

Shopping

Malwarebytes Browser Extension Blocks Malware, Scams, Ads, & Trackers

Malwarebytes has released a Chrome and Firefox extension called "Malwarebytes Browser Extension (BETA)" that aims to protect your computer while …

Malware

Google bans crypto-mining apps from Play Store

Google has updated its Play Store developer policies, and several app categories are newly banned.<p>For starters, Google has booted out cryptocurrency miners. This wasn't surprising, as Google banned crypto mining extensions from the Chrome Web Store earlier this year.<p>"The key to maintaining a …

Apps

18 Chromebook keyboard shortcuts every student should know

There are keyboard shortcuts that are universal — Crtl + C for copy, Ctrl + V for paste — but just as often there are shortcuts that change between …

Google

Google blocks cryptocurrency miners from Play store

The company wants to clean up Google Play, and that starts with getting rid of crypto-miners<p>Google has updated its Play store policies to make it …

Apps

Google Blocks Mining Apps From Its Play Store | Investopedia

Alphabet Inc.’s Google (GOOGL) is getting stricter with cryptocurrencies. After banning advertisements related to cryptocurrency products from its …

Apps

Why Google is Removing All Bitcoin Mining Apps on the Play Store

In its latest move against cryptocurrencies, Google announced its plans to remove all bitcoin and cryptocurrency mining apps from the Play Store. The …

Cryptocurrency

What Does Google Know About You: An (Auto)Complete Guide

<i>Authored by John Mason via TheBestVPN.com,</i><i>How much does Google really know about you? We did a deep-dive into the data the company collects to find</i> …

Google

Researchers Discover 11 Million People Getting Snooped Online

Snoopware is not fashionware from Snoop Dog. It's software that snoops on your web browsing. Researchers recently discovered snooping wares that …

Apps

Google Shuts Down Rumor Mill Over Its Crypto Ban

Google Shuts Down Rumor Mill Over Its Crypto Ban<p>Google (NASDAQ:GOOGL) is making a lot of headline news in the crypto space as of late, and there’s at …

Google Chrome

Google finally bans apps that sexualize minors, target children with adult themes, mine bitcoin or sell firearms

Google has called it quits on allowing apps for crypto-mining and selling firearms on its Play Store.<p>The firm is also barring any apps that are …

Apps

Android developers: Here are 4 types of apps Google just banned from the Play Store

Google recently updated its developer policy, here's what Android developers need to know.<p>Google is known for making changes to its Play Store …

Apps

This new cryptomining malware targets business PCs and servers

Researchers have uncovered a cryptojacking campaign that looks to spread across infected networks to ensure as much mining profit as possible.<p><i>Video:</i> …

Cryptocurrency

Over 11 million people have installed spyware from 'Big Star Labs'

<b>In brief:</b> A new batch of spyware has been discovered by AdGuard Research. The malware comes in the form of Android app (and one unsanctioned iOS app) …

Apps

Google bans cryptocurrency mining apps from the Play Store

Google has now banned all cryptocurrency miners from the Play store. Apps that <i>manage</i> mining hardware are apparently okay, though – for now.<p>The new ruling is hidden amongst the July updates to Google’s Developer Policy Center, as spotted by Android Police. It can be seen as a follow-up to their …

Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency Mining Apps Banned From Google Play

'We don't allow apps that mine cryptocurrency on devices,' Google's updated Play Store policy states. 'We permit apps that remotely manage the mining …

Apps

Save What You Write Online With This Chrome Extension

It’s harder than it used to be to accidentally lose all your work. Apps come with auto-save, and Chrome tries to warn you before you close a tab with …

Lifehacks

Google Play Store policy updates bans ‘repetitive content’

• A new set of Google Play Store policy updates brings some sweeping changes to the platform.<br>• Among the apps that are now banned are crypto miners and apps geared towards children but containing adult themes.<br>• “Repetitive content” is also now banned, which is delightfully ironic because Google.<p>The …

Apps

Google Bans Cryptocurrency Mining Apps From Play Store

<b>In the Google’s latest move against virtual currencies, cryptocurrency mining apps have been banned from the Google Play Store. Despite the ban,</b> …

Cryptocurrency

MetaMask Publishes Statement After Delisting and Reinstatement in Google Web Store

MetaMask Publishes Statement After Delisting and Reinstatement in Google Web Store<p>The July 25 removal of MetaMask—a browser-based Ethereum …

Google Chrome

Google Bans Cryptocurrency Mining Android Apps From the Play Store

Following Apple's lead in banning cryptocurrency mining apps, Google has also updated its Play Store policy this week to ban apps that mine …

Cryptocurrency

Computer Running Slow? Stop Coin Mining From Happening On Your Computer!

Despite the fact that you own the best hardware in class, you still feel your computer is running slow?<p>That’s probably because the website you are …

Cryptocurrency