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Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Google says Chrome 71, which arrives next month, will warn users about unclear billing charges and subscription signups   —  Earlier this week, Google announced that Chrome would remove ads from sites with persistently abusive experiences.  The browser will soon protect against sites that try …
Nov 8, 2018, 1:25 PMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Google announces account security updates, including requiring JavaScript be enabled when using a Google sign-in page in order to run a risk assessment   —  October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month and Google is announcing a slew of new features related to the sign-in process and account usage.
Oct 31, 2018, 8:15 PMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Google releases reCAPTCHA v3 API that is more customizable and runs adaptive risk analysis in the background to alert webmasters of suspicious traffic   —  CAPTCHAs are a common test on the web and are designed to differentiate between actual users and bots.
Oct 29, 2018, 6:30 PMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Google rolls out Chrome OS 70 with a completely redesigned tablet UI, floating Gboard virtual keyboard, support for AV1 decoder, more   —  In addition to a Google Material Theme, the last update to Chrome OS introduced Night Light, dictation, Linux app support, and much more.
Oct 26, 2018, 4:20 PMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Google says in an email to users that its Reply tool for Android, which added a smart response bar to notifications, is being shut down over the coming months   —  Earlier this year, Google's internal Area 120 incubator unveiled Reply as a smart response toolbar appended to notifications on Android.
Oct 10, 2018, 4:30 PMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Google announces 7-inch Home Hub, to compete against Amazon's Echo Show, which comes in four colors, has no camera; pre-order today for $149, ships October 22   —  With the Home Mini and Home Max in 2017, Google was able to inundate the market with affordable smart speakers, while offering an audiophile experience for the high-end.
Oct 9, 2018, 11:30 AMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Google posts unlisted promotional video showing off the Pixel 3, Pixel Slate, and Google Home Hub   —  Google has inadvertently leaked a product video recapping its entire event no more than 10 minutes before the launch is set to occur.  It includes the Pixel 3, Pixel Slate, and Google Home Hub in full detail.
Oct 9, 2018, 11:05 AMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
YouTube starts wide rollout of its picture-in-picture mode for web, in testing since March, via a new Miniplayer   —  Back in March, YouTube began testing picture-in-picture on the web for simultaneous watching and browsing.  While the previous A/B test was limited in scope …
Sep 28, 2018, 10:00 PMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Alphabet's Chronicle launches VirusTotal Enterprise, a business version of its free offering that, it says, increases malware search speed by 100x   —  Alphabet in January unveiled Chronicle as the latest project to graduate from the X moonshot factory.  Focusing on cybersecurity …
Sep 27, 2018, 1:45 PMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Google is rolling out Chrome OS 69 with Material Theme, Linux support, Night Light, dictation, and more   —  Chrome OS 69 is rolling out today following the Android and desktop release last week.  Version 69 includes the Google Material Theme to coincide with the browser's 10th anniversary.
Sep 18, 2018, 4:50 PMIn context

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