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Tom Warren / The Verge:
EU fines Google a record €4.3B (~$5B) in antitrust case for illegal practices regarding Android mobile devices to strengthen dominance of Google's search engine   —  Google has been hit with a record-breaking €4.3 billion ($5 billion) fine by EU regulators for breaking antitrust laws.
Jul 18, 2018, 7:10 AMIn context
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:
Google launches Chrome Enterprise Grab and Go, a software suite to help businesses operate a Chromebook loaner program for employees   —  Google has announced a new Chromebook loaner program for businesses that's designed to get workers up and running with a temporary new machine within minutes.
Jul 17, 2018, 12:25 PMIn context
CNBC:
After members of cancer-focused “closed” Facebook group found marketers could download their personal info via now-disabled Chrome plugin, FB makes site changes   —  - The leader of a private Facebook group for women with the BRCA gene became alarmed after discovering a Chrome plug …
Jul 12, 2018, 3:20 PMIn context
Catalin Cimpanu / BleepingComputer:
Google enabled “Site Isolation”, which runs a different browser process for each internet domain as a defense against Meltdown and Spectre attacks, in Chrome 67   —  Google has secretly enabled a security feature called Site Isolation for 99% of its desktop users on Windows, Mac, Linux, and Chrome OS.
Jul 11, 2018, 9:15 PMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
YouTube begins rolling out incognito mode, which hides search and viewing history, for Android users   —  Earlier this year, both YouTube and YouTube Music began hinting at an “Incognito mode” — similar to Google Chrome's — that disables your watch and search history.
Jul 10, 2018, 12:45 PMIn context
Liam Tung / ZDNet:
Chrome and Firefox pull an extension called Stylish that sold to SimilarWeb in 2017, had roughly 2M users, and was found collecting users' web usage histories   —  The ‘Stylish’ extension has been removed after collecting users web-usage histories for over a year.
Jul 6, 2018, 2:40 PMIn context
Valentina Palladino / Ars Technica:
Acer Chromebook Tab 10 review: the education-only tablet may be fine for students, but Chrome OS' Android app UX is unpolished, stylus lacks tilt detection   —  Acer made a capable tablet, but Google still has to work out kinks in Chrome OS.  —  Chrome OS took over schools with clamshells …
Jun 25, 2018, 9:55 AMIn context
Joshua Goldman / CNET:
Samsung announces second generation Chromebook Plus with 12.2-inch touchscreen, 2-in-1 form factor, Intel CPU, 32GB storage, and more for $500   —  Chromebooks — laptops running on Google's browser-based Chrome OS — are generally designed for affordability, making the term “premium Chromebook” something of an oxymoron.
Jun 14, 2018, 12:40 PMIn context
Natasha Lomas / TechCrunch:
Adblock Plus's parent company Eyeo launches Trusted News, a browser extension for Chrome, that helps users identify fake news   —  eyeo, the company behind the popular browser-based ad block product Adblock Plus, is no stranger to controversy.  Which is just as well given its new “passion project” …
Jun 13, 2018, 9:50 AMIn context
Liam Tung / ZDNet:
Google rolling out Chrome OS 67 with support for Progressive Web Apps, splitscreen in tablet mode; Chrome on Mac and Windows will get PWA support in the future   —  Google readies Chrome OS for detachable screen laptops and web apps that run outside the browser.
Jun 12, 2018, 5:00 PMIn context

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