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College Students Develop Chrome Extension That Identifies Fake News

11/18/2016, A couple of days ago we reported that a Chrome extension had been developed that could weed out fake Facebook news.  The only “problem” with that extension is that it relies on a list that is manually curated, meaning that if the list isn’t updated...

This Chrome Extension Helps Weed Out Fake News On Facebook

11/15/2016, So we know that recently there is a lot of fuss surrounding the publishing of news that are deemed to be fake. Google and Facebook have gotten a lot of flack especially considering that some believe that somehow the fake news allowed President-Elect...

Chrome For Android Could Be Moving Address Bar To The Bottom

11/01/2016, With phone screens being so huge these days, using it with one hand can be rather cumbersome. If you have short thumbs this might be even harder when you’re trying to reach the top part of the phone, like the address bar in the browser. The good news is...

Chrome For Windows Now Loads 15% Faster

10/31/2016, While Chrome is a pretty handy browser due to its integration with Google’s apps and services, if there has been one criticism that has been leveled at it, it would be its speed in which its launch time can sometimes be a bit slow. However given the...

Next Chrome Update Might Halve Memory Consumption

10/10/2016, Google has always been accused of being a memory hog and it’s not like there isn’t any truth to those claims. The company has been working hard to reduce the browser’s RAM consumption and the next update that it’s preparing could...

Latest Version Of Chrome For Android Comes With Improved Data Saver

09/27/2016, While carriers are offering customers more data than they used to, safe to say that this more or less corresponds with the quality of media that we get on the internet these days, meaning that with everyone starting to stream in Full HD, obviously more...

Chrome For Android Getting One Feature You’ve Always Wanted

09/18/2016, Have you ever wished that you were able to continue listening to audio from a video that’s playing in Chrome for Android even if you switched apps? If you do that currently the video stops playing and so does the audio, but Google has listened and...

Android Pay Lands On Mobile Web ‘Soon’

09/08/2016, Google has said that its mobile payments service will finally be up on mobile web “soon,” this means that users will be able to pay for online purchases using Android Pay in the very near future. Google has been working on expanding Android...

Google Shows Off Chrome’s Improvements In Battery Life

09/06/2016, Just like how Microsoft’s Internet Explorer used to be lambasted for its functionality, so was Google’s Chrome browser in terms of it being slow and battery intensive on laptops. However to Google’s credit, they have made some pretty decent strides...

Chrome For Windows Updated With Material Design And Battery Tweaks

09/04/2016, Chrome is often criticised for being a bit too power hungry and while that’s not really an issue on a PC that’s plugged in all the time, it can prove to be troublesome on notebooks and other similar devices. Even Microsoft has taken a swing at...

Google To End Support For Chrome Apps On Windows, Mac, Linux

08/19/2016, Exclusives are what makes people flock to a certain brand. For example if you love the Halo franchise, then we guess it makes sense for you to keep purchasing the Xbox platform. Now Google for the most part has been pretty generous with its products and...

Chrome Extension Lets You View Instagram Stories On Your Browser

08/11/2016, A couple of weeks ago, Instagram launched a new feature called Stories. This was meant to be a competitor to Snapchat’s Stories, but so far initial reviews and feedback have found that more people seem to like this better than Snapchat’s. That being...