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Catalin Cimpanu / ZDNet:
Google releases Chrome update to deploy security fixes, including a patch for an actively exploited zero-day vulnerability   —  Google Chrome 86.0.4240.111 released with a fix.  —  Google has released Chrome version 86.0.4240.111 earlier today to deploy security fixes …
Oct 20, 2020, 5:20 PMIn context
Tom Warren / The Verge:
Parallels launches Parallels Desktop for Chromebook Enterprise, available at $69.99 per user, letting Windows apps run on Chromebooks   —  Businesses get access to Windows apps on Chrome OS today  —  Google is bringing Windows app support to Chromebooks today through a partnership with Parallels.
Oct 20, 2020, 1:25 PMIn context
Leah Nylen / Politico:
Sources: DOJ and state AGs investigating Google for alleged antitrust violations are considering forcing it to sell Chrome and parts of its ad business   —  Prosecutors for the Justice Department and state attorney general offices are discussing ways of curbing the search giant's market power as they prepare to sue the company.
Oct 11, 2020, 5:40 PMIn context
Karen Chiu / South China Morning Post:
Google Chrome is the most popular browser in China across both desktops and smartphones, with a 36%-39% market share in 2020 according to Baidu Analytics   —  Internet users in China cannot use the Google search engine without a VPN, yet Chrome has the highest market share among web browsers China …
Oct 7, 2020, 4:30 AMIn context
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:
Google launches Chrome 86 with stronger password protections on iOS and Android, VP9 video codec for macOS Big Sur, a slew of new developer features, and more   —  Google today launched Chrome 86 for Windows, Mac, Linux, Android, and iOS.  Chrome 86 brings password protections for Android and iOS …
Oct 6, 2020, 1:30 PMIn context
Ben Schoon / 9to5Google:
Google says it will pull the plug on paid Chrome extensions over the next year, after temporarily banning them due to fraudulent transactions   —  Earlier this year, Google announced some changes to the Chrome Web Store in an effort to curb malicious extensions.
Sep 22, 2020, 1:35 PMIn context
Benjamin Mayo / 9to5Mac:
The latest update to Google Chrome, now available on the App Store, gives it the ability to be set up as a default browser on iOS 14   —  iOS 14 allows for third-party web browsers and email clients to become the default, so if you really don't like Safari and Apple Mail, you now have other options.
Sep 11, 2020, 10:35 AMIn context
Jim Salter / Ars Technica:
A Chromium feature is responsible for nearly half of the traffic load on root DNS servers by issuing DNS lookups that often propagate up to root nameservers   —  Google is doing to DNS what D-Link once did to NTP.  —  The Chromium browser—open source, upstream parent to both Google Chrome …
Aug 25, 2020, 9:10 PMIn context
Abner Li / 9to5Google:
Google rolls out Chrome 85 with 10% faster page load times, collapsible tab groups, a PDF editor, and more   —  Following version 84's release on Android, Mac, Windows, Linux, and Chrome OS, the next release of Google's browser is rolling out today.  Chrome 85 sees faster page loads …
Aug 25, 2020, 1:05 PMIn context
Alan Gibson / Landshark.io:
With troubles at Mozilla and dominance of Chrome, Android, and AdWords, Google is close to replicating the WeChat and Facebook walled garden model on the web   —  Looking at Mozilla's finances, it's reasonable to conclude that Google is keeping them on life support to keep the anti-trust hounds at bay.
Aug 17, 2020, 8:35 AMIn context

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