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How to Fix Chrome Massive Memory Usage? Simply Try 'Chrome 45' for Faster Performance

How to Fix Chrome Massive Memory Usage? Simply Try 'Chrome 45' for Faster Performance

September 04, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Rejoice Chrome users! Google has made major improvements to its Chrome web browser that would once again make it one of the least me...
Gello: Cyanogen's Customizable Web Browser for Android

Gello: Cyanogen's Customizable Web Browser for Android

July 04, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Get ready for a new Android Browser! Android ROM developer CyanogenMod has announced that it is working on a new browser for Android dev...
Google Chrome Silently Listening to Your Private Conversations

Google Chrome Silently Listening to Your Private Conversations

June 25, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Google was under fire of downloading and installing a Chrome extension surreptitiously and subsequently listened to the conversations of...
I keep 200+ Browser Tabs Open, and My Computer Runs Absolutely Fine. Here’s My Secret.

I keep 200+ Browser Tabs Open, and My Computer Runs Absolutely Fine. Here’s My Secret.

June 11, 2015Swati Khandelwal
I don't know about your part, but I make heavy use of tabs. I currently have 200+ tabs open in my Google Chrome Web browser. And som...
Hacker Finds a Simple Way to Bypass Google Password Alert

Hacker Finds a Simple Way to Bypass Google Password Alert

May 01, 2015Mohit Kumar
Less than 24 hours after Google launched the new Phishing alert extension Password Alert , a security researcher was able to bypass the ...
Earn up to $15,000 for Hacking Microsoft Spartan Browser

Earn up to $15,000 for Hacking Microsoft Spartan Browser

April 23, 2015Mohit Kumar
If you’re a bug hunter and love playing with codes than you could grab as much as US$15,000 from Microsoft for finding out vulnerabiliti...
How to Disable Mixed Content Security Warning in Google Chrome

How to Disable Mixed Content Security Warning in Google Chrome

April 20, 2015Swati Khandelwal
If you are really upset with Chrome browsers warnings that your HTTPS enabled website contains unsecured third-party contents that somet...
Google Launches Chrome 42 with Push Notifications

Google Launches Chrome 42 with Push Notifications

April 15, 2015Swati Khandelwal
Google has finally rolled out the latest version of its popular web browser, i.e. Chrome 42 for Windows, Mac, and Linux users that now l...
AwSnap! New Hack Can Crash Chrome Browsers of Mass Audience

AwSnap! New Hack Can Crash Chrome Browsers of Mass Audience

April 07, 2015Wang Wei
Few weeks back, we reported how a string of just 13 characters could cause your tab in Chrome to crash instantly . However, there was an...
How To Run Android Apps in Chrome Browser with Google ARC

How To Run Android Apps in Chrome Browser with Google ARC

April 03, 2015Mohit Kumar
Last year at Google I/O developer event, Google launched a limited beta " App Runtime for Chrome " (ARC) project, which now e...
Simplest Way to Check If Your Emails Are Being Tracked

Simplest Way to Check If Your Emails Are Being Tracked

March 23, 2015Mohit Kumar
You might be not aware of the companies that know pretty much everything related to your email activities like when you’ve opened email ...
Chrome, Firefox, Safari and IE – All Browsers Hacked at Pwn2Own Competition

Chrome, Firefox, Safari and IE – All Browsers Hacked at Pwn2Own Competition

March 21, 2015Mohit Kumar
The Annual Pwn2Own Hacking Competition  2015 held in Vancouver is over and participants from all over the world nabbed $557,500 in bug b...
This String of 13 Characters Can Crash your Chrome on a Mac

This String of 13 Characters Can Crash your Chrome on a Mac

March 20, 2015Swati Khandelwal
If you're currently on a Mac computer and using a Chrome browser then a weird little Apple's OS X quirk, just a special thirtee...
WhatsApp Web Client Now Available on Firefox and Opera Browsers

WhatsApp Web Client Now Available on Firefox and Opera Browsers

February 26, 2015Swati Khandelwal
It's been a long time coming, but now the users of Firefox and Opera browsers don’t need to rely on the Chrome browser to access Wha...
Google Releases Chrome Extension for End-To-End Email Encryption

Google Releases Chrome Extension for End-To-End Email Encryption

December 18, 2014Mohit Kumar
Back in june this year, Google announced an alpha Google Chrome extension called " End-to-End " for sending and receiving em...
How To Run Almost Any Android App On Windows, OS X, Linux with Chrome

How To Run Almost Any Android App On Windows, OS X, Linux with Chrome

September 21, 2014Wang Wei
From last week, Google began paving the way to run Android apps on Chrome Operating System through the project named " App Runtime ...
Malware Can Bypass Chrome Extension Security Feature Easily

Malware Can Bypass Chrome Extension Security Feature Easily

September 06, 2014Mohit Kumar
Researchers have uncovered a new social engineering trick that leads users to a malicious extension from Google Chrome impersonating to ...
Google Chrome 64-bit Browser Finally Released As a Stable Version

Google Chrome 64-bit Browser Finally Released As a Stable Version

August 27, 2014Swati Khandelwal
Along with the release of Chrome 37 for Windows, Mac, and Linux , Google today also released a long-awaited 64-bit stable version of its...
miniLock - Open Source File Encryption Tool from CryptoCat Developer

miniLock - Open Source File Encryption Tool from CryptoCat Developer

July 05, 2014Mohit Kumar
It’s the age of surveillance what made the Use of Encryption so widely that it has become a need of law enforcement agencies, cyber cri...