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Chrome Extension Lets You Save Stuff To Google

04/14/2016, On mobile devices there’s an app called Pocket that lets you save articles and whatnot for viewing later. This comes in handy if you’re running low on battery or if you’re busy but don’t want to forget about it later when you have more time. Now...

Chrome Gets Native Push Notifications On Mac

04/06/2016, One major change is coming to Google Chrome for Mac. For a long time, the browser has used its own notification system that was developed before the built-in versions arrived on both Windows and OS X. Now, there’s a new option for Chrome users on...

Microsoft Wants To Get Chrome Extensions Working On Edge

03/18/2016, In the latest Windows 10 test build, Microsoft finally introduced extensions to its Edge browser. Not many are available right now, but we suppose it’s a good start. However given that different browsers are made differently, just because one extension...

Chrome For Android Finally Gets Ability To Pause Downloads

03/14/2016, If you never really felt the need for this feature or never really gave it any thought, you might be surprised to find out that up till now it has been impossible to pause and resume downloads on Chrome for Android. This functionality is already available...

Chrome For Android Will Start Noticing Bluetooth Beacons

02/11/2016, iBeacons is a feature that Apple has been tinkering with for the past year or so. The idea is that when your iOS device approaches a Bluetooth beacon that’s located in a Starbucks store, you will be able to directly launch the Starbucks app from your...

How To Clear iPhone & iPad Browser History

02/01/2016, Clearing browser history on computers is an activity that we’re sure many of us are already familiar with. However since phones are such personal devices that are rarely ever shared, there is almost no need to clear the browsing history on your phone....

Google Chrome Could Be Getting A Material Design Makeover

01/31/2016, Ever since Google introduced its Material Design language, a lot of their apps and services have been updated to reflect the new design. Chrome on the desktop, however, does not seem to have changed all that much, but that could soon change, according to...

Chrome 48 For iOS Is Faster And More Stable

01/27/2016, While Chrome might be the default browser on the desktop for many, when it comes to iOS devices, some users might choose to use Safari simply because Apple’s default browser for iOS is noticeably faster and more stable than the Chrome app for mobile....

Firefox Finally Gets Push Notifications

01/26/2016, One of the most popular internet browsers is finally getting a feature that many have been waiting for. The Google Chrome web browser has had the ability to send push notifications for quite some time now and Firefox users will be delighted to find out...

Google’s Brotli Data Compression Could Be Coming To Chrome

01/20/2016, Last year in September, Google announced that they have developed a new algorithm called Brotli. This algorithm is supposed to help with data compression on the web, meaning that things will load faster while saving data, which might come especially...

This Bug Makes Chrome’s Incognito Mode Not-So-Private Anymore

01/13/2016, Want some privacy while browsing the web, at least from people you might share a computer with? Browsers like Google’s Chrome comes with an Incognito Mode which is supposed to help you with that. However it turns out that maybe Incognito Mode might not...