How to change the position of Chrome’s new tab buttons
In Chrome 69, Google moved the placement of the Chrome new tab button to the left of the browser tabs inexplicably, this broke muscle memory for quite a few users — myself included. With Chrome 70, the firm reverted that cha...
Google Chrome version 71 update now blocks abusive ads by default
Google has released a new update for its Chrome browser which adds a new adblocker to filter abusive ads. Google did promise a new adblocker some time back to make sure websites that followed fair advertising policies don’t ...
Netmarketshare: Windows 10 might finally overtake Windows 7, while Edge continues to fall
Netmarketshare’s numbers for the month of November 2018 are out today, and Windows 10 continues to rise, hitting 38.14% of devices. However, this month saw a drop in Windows 7’s from 39.35% to 38.89% of the devices in use. Win...
Google is planning to add a Firefox feature to Chrome to help those with tab overload
With more and more services now being offered via the web, having hundreds of tabs open is becoming a feature of our daily computing lives. Managing those tabs, however, becomes increasingly challenging as their number increases, ...
Microsoft actively contributing to bring native Chromium support to Windows 10 on ARM
We reported last month that Qualcomm said they are working on a port of Chrome to Windows 10 on ARM. In an interview with Android Authority during ARM TechCon, Qualcomm’s senior director of product management Miguel Nune...
How to Install Progressive Web Apps and create web app shortcuts with Google Chrome
Progressive Web Apps are the next big thing in desktop computing, with Microsoft, Google and Firefox among others reworking their browsers so that they support PWAs. Microsoft for one has promised that it’ll be allowing users of...
Chrome 71 will block all ads for abusive websites automatically
Google launched an ad blocking experience in Chrome earlier this year, and now the firm is expanding on those efforts with Chrome 71. “Starting in December 2018, Chrome 71 will remove all ads on the small number of sites wi...
Netmarketshare: Windows 10 edges up to Windows 7 market share as Microsoft browsers sees new lows
Netmarketshare numbers are out and this month they show a continuation of the trends from the last few months, with Windows 10 showing a steady increase, but conversely, Microsoft browsers continuing to fall off the map. Starting ...
Google not conceding an inch to Edge, set to deliver Chrome for ARM next year
Microsoft is putting a lot of faith in their plan to work with Qualcomm and deliver affordable ARM PCs. While that plan has worked more or less in favour of Microsoft, the company still faces issues with the third-party apps. The ...
Google is working on its own Continue on PC feature called “Self Share”
Microsoft’s Continue on PC feature is designed to make it easy to open up a tab you are browsing on your phone on the bigger screen of your PC, but despite supporting sharing from other browsers on the phone end, it forces y...