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Google starts integration of password checker in Chrome browser

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/08/22/google-starts-integration-of-password-checker-in-chrome-browser/

2 days ago

Google's Chrome web browser supports password saving and management options just like any other modern web browser. The browser offers to save passwords by default when it recognizes that a user enters […]

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Generous Google gives Chrome users Inbox Zero: Sign-in outage boots own browser out of webmail, services

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/08/19/google_signin_outage/

5 days ago

Baffling bug forces folks to use Safari, IE, etc

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Enhancer for YouTube is an add-on for Firefox and Chrome which offers a ton of customization

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/08/19/enhancer-for-youtube-is-an-add-on-for-firefox-and-chrome/

5 days ago

There are a lot of quirks in YouTube, but we have plenty of workarounds for most issues. Most of these are possible thanks to add-ons. Today, we take a look at Enhancer […]

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Tab Session Manager is an add-on for Firefox and Chrome that saves your windows and tabs

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/08/16/tab-session-manager-is-an-add-on-that-saves-your-windows-and-tabs/

a week ago

Firefox may be configured to restore the browsing session using its Session Manager.  The feature works well for some but not for all users; those who experienced Session Manager issues in the […]

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Google Chrome 82 won't support FTP anymore

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/08/16/google-chrome-82-wont-support-ftp-anymore/

a week ago

Google Chrome 82 won't support FTP anymore according to the recently published "Intent to Deprecate: FTP Support" document by Google. All modern web browsers support FTP at the time of writing. Users […]

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Tab Notes lets you write and save notes in Firefox and Chrome

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/08/13/tab-notes-lets-you-write-and-save-notes-in-firefox-and-chrome/

2 weeks ago

We have seen and reviewed plenty of note taking applications in the past including tomboy-ng, Boostnote and Joplin which we reviewed recently here on Ghacks. But here's one which works right in […]

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Chrome Web Store has 188k extensions with at least 1.2 billion installs

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/08/04/chrome-web-store-has-188k-extensions-with-at-least-1-2-billion-installs/

3 weeks ago

The Chrome Web Store for Chrome extensions hosts more than 188k extensions that have a total installation count of at least 1.23 billion; a scan by Extension Monitor brought additional details to […]

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Chrome 76: no more https or www in address bar

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/08/01/chrome-76-no-more-https-or-www-in-address-bar/

3 weeks ago

Google Chrome users who upgraded the stable version of the web browser to the recently released Chrome 76 version may have noticed that Chrome does not display https or www anymore in […]

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Buttercup is an open source password manager for Windows, macOS, Linux, Firefox and Chrome

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/07/30/buttercup-open-source-password-manager-windows-macos-linux-firefox-chrome/

4 weeks ago

There is no shortage in supply when it comes to password managers, but not all of them are open source. Buttercup is a free password manager, which is open source and offers […]

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ClearURLs is an extension for Firefox and Chrome that deletes tracking information from URLs

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/07/30/clearurls-extension-firefox-chrome/

4 weeks ago

When you browse the web, you will come across different types of URLs. Some are regular, some are really long with weird symbols, others use link shortening services, etc. It's not always […]

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Restores Twitter's old interface with GoodTwitter, an extension for Firefox and Chrome

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/07/26/restores-twitters-old-interface-with-goodtwitter-for-firefox-and-chrome/

4 weeks ago

You may remember my previous article about how to disable Twitter's new design. I had been using those tricks to avoid the new interface until yesterday when Twitter disabled the options for […]

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How to search all Chrome extensions for the dangerous unsafe-eval

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/07/22/how-to-search-all-chrome-extensions-for-the-dangerous-unsafe-eval/

a month ago

In this guide, I will show you how you can search all installed Chrome extensions for the dangerous unsafe-eval content security policy. The method may also work for extensions installed in other […]

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FasterChrome speeds up Chrome browsing

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/07/21/fasterchrome-speeds-up-chrome-browsing/

a month ago

FasterChrome is a new browser extension for Google Chrome that speeds up browsing in the web browser by preloading certain pages. Google Chrome uses preloading by default to speed up browsing. Google […]

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Chrome on, baby, don't fear The Reaper: Plugin sends CPU-hogging browser processes to hell where they belong

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/07/17/dont_fear_the_chrome_reaper/

a month ago

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Volume Master for Chrome: control and boost per-tab audio volume

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/07/13/volume-master-for-chrome-control-and-boost-per-tab-audio-volume/

a month ago

Volume Master is a browser extension for the Google Chrome web browser to control and boost the volume of audio playing on a per-tab basis. When you open a site with audio, […]

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Chrome's default-on ad blocker – which doesn't block adverts on 99% of websites – goes global

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/07/09/chrome_ad_blocker/

2 months ago

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Google is testing new Play Control button in Chrome Taskbar

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/07/08/google-is-testing-new-play-control-button-in-chrome-taskbar/

2 months ago

Google Chrome may soon get a Play Control button in the Chrome taskbar when a video or other media is playing in the browser. May, because the feature is tested currently. While […]

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LanguageTool is a free, open-source, grammar and spell checker for Firefox, Chrome and Windows

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/07/08/languagetool-is-a-free-open-source-grammar-and-spell-checker/

2 months ago

As a writer, I've a personal arsenal of writing tools, which I like to tinker with from time to time. Most of these are now available as web-apps/extensions, and one of them […]

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Windows Spellchecker in Edge, Chrome, and other Chromium browsers

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/07/05/windows-spellchecker-in-edge-chrome-and-other-chromium-browsers/

2 months ago

Microsoft's decision to switch to Chromium as the source for the company's Edge browser has injected even more development resources into the project. One of the latest commits by Microsoft engineers introduces […]

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Google is working on improved on-page search in Chrome

https://www.ghacks.net/2019/07/01/google-is-working-on-improved-on-page-search-in-chrome/

2 months ago

All modern web browsers support functionality to search for content on the active page. Most map the functionality to Ctrl-F, some also to F3 or just the dot-icon on the keyboard. Google […]

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