Tag: Chromium

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Google patches critical vulnerability in Chrome

Google patches critical vulnerability in Chrome

Google is deploying a Chrome update to address a critical vulnerability actively exploited by hackers. According to a blog post published by Google on Friday, the flaw was discovered in Chrome for Windows, Mac and Linux. Google's experts are working on fixing the problem, which will be released ... Read more

date21 days ago
Microsoft puts an end to Internet Explorer

Microsoft puts an end to Internet Explorer

Internet Explorer will no longer be available on modern Windows versions from Wednesday 15 June onwards. Microsoft is putting an end to the browser. Most Windows 10 users will be redirected to Microsoft Edge, the modern variant of Explorer. For them, Internet Explorer is no longer available. Use... Read more

date3 months ago
Chromium streamlined its code and Root DNS traffic plummeted

Chromium streamlined its code and Root DNS traffic plummeted

Industry oberservers have known for some time that Chromium-based browsers generate a lot of DNS traffic. Due to the browser code, Chromium-running machines would do DNS queries to try to determine if input into their omnibox is a domain name or a search query. Now, a cleaned-up version of the Chro... Read more

date2 years ago
Webpages can load faster with new Facebook-developed Chrome API

Webpages can load faster with new Facebook-developed Chrome API

Facebook has developed a new API for Google Chrome to help develop web pages that load quickly and are responsive at the same time. Currently, developers face a compromise between these factors. The new API should solve a problem when loading pages with a lot of JavaScript elements. Developers a... Read more

date2 years ago
Google experiments with shortened URLs

Google experiments with shortened URLs

A new way of shortening URLs in the address bar of the Chrome browser has been found in the developer version. Websites would no longer show the full URL in the address bar but would be shortened to the original domain name. It is not the first time that Google explores such a feature in Chrome.... Read more

date2 years ago
Ubuntu is willing to talk with Linux Mint about Snap

Ubuntu is willing to talk with Linux Mint about Snap

Ubuntu has finally explained their position regarding Chromium Snap. Canonical is welcome to open up a dialogue with Linux Mint and hammer out the issues they have been having with Snap. The Linux Mint distributors are annoyed with how Canonical’s Snap is dealing with the Chromium web browser ... Read more

date2 years ago
Microsoft starts with automated rollout of Edge Chromium

Microsoft starts with automated rollout of Edge Chromium

Microsoft has begun automatically rolling out the new chromium-based Edge browser to all Windows 10 users. In the coming weeks, the browser will be installed through Windows Update. Microsoft announces that the new Chromium Edge browser will be rolled out to Windows 10 users via Windows Update. ... Read more

date2 years ago
Edge browser disappears from Windows

Edge browser disappears from Windows

As of today, the Edge browser will disappear from Windows and users will be replaced by the Chromium Edge browser. Microsoft hopes that the new browser will catch up with, for example, Google's Chrome browser. The new browser will be offered to users via an automatic update. It concerns versions... Read more

date3 years ago
Azure AD login available for beta Microsoft Edge

Azure AD login available for beta Microsoft Edge

On the beta-channels for Microsoft Edge, it is now possible to log in with Azure AD accounts. Microsoft announced this in a blog post. The feature is a response to feedback that the company received from beta users. In the blog post, Microsoft states that many users of Microsoft Edge's beta indica... Read more

date3 years ago
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