Tag: Google Chrome

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Chrome pushes ads based on browsing history

Chrome pushes ads based on browsing history

Chrome is rolling out a new ad feature in the Chrome browser. It allows websites to show ads based on end users' browsing activity. The feature can be disabled, however. The new functionality first surfaced in the July release of Chrome 115. Among the features supported in this release is Topics... Read more

date9 months ago
Google starts rollout Privacy Sandbox Topics API in Chrome

Google starts rollout Privacy Sandbox Topics API in Chrome

Google has released Chrome 115, another new version, but in this version the Privacy Sandbox has now become generally available. This includes the Topics API which will soon share general interests of users from within the browser. Topics API should become the replacement for third-party cookies. ... Read more

date11 months ago
Microsoft expands support for passkeys in Windows 11

Microsoft expands support for passkeys in Windows 11

Windows Insiders will soon be able to sign into their accounts using passkeys and Windows Hello. This week Microsoft announced that is is expanding support for passkeys in Windows 11, enabling users to log into websites and apps using biometric authentication. Passkeys allow users to replace... Read more

date12 months ago
Chrome patch fixes yet another zero-day vulnerability

Chrome patch fixes yet another zero-day vulnerability

Google is releasing another fix for a zero-day vulnerability. The news marks the third time this year that hackers have exploited such vulnerabilities within the popular browser, raising concerns about its susceptibility to targeted attacks. Google acknowledged the existence of an exploit for CVE-2... Read more

date1 year ago
Bing drums up fake AI answers for Chrome search

Bing drums up fake AI answers for Chrome search

Microsoft appears to be busy interfering with Chrome by giving AI answers to search prompts on Google's browser. The giant from Redmond is "fighting its corner" when it comes to the browser wars. Microsoft gives no quarter in its fight to keep users from moving to competitors' platforms. In Febr... Read more

date1 year ago
New ChromeOS security features include privacy for camera and mic

New ChromeOS security features include privacy for camera and mic

Privacy enhancements aimed at further enticing enterprise customers to use Google's operating system. This week Google unveiled a suite of new cybersecurity features that aim to make the tech giant's OS offering more attractive to business client admins. Featuring among these new offerings is an... Read more

date1 year ago
Google unveils new ChromeOS security controls

Google unveils new ChromeOS security controls

The new features are designed to conform with the latest US federal guidelines for cybersecurity. This week Google introduced a new set of cybersecurity features for ChromeOS designed specifically to help businesses secure their critical data. ChromeOS is an operating system uses the Chrome b... Read more

date1 year ago
Google Chrome received a speed boost after a performance update

Google Chrome received a speed boost after a performance update

According to Google, these tweaks led to a significant new performance milestone across Mac and Android, resulting in a 10% increase in Apple's Speedometer 2.1 browser benchmark over three months. The adjustments involve a range of tweaks, from improved caching to better memory management. While... Read more

date1 year ago
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