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New Chrome extension fills blank browser tabs with art

Folks at the Google Art Project have introduced a new Chrome extension which fills unused browser tabs with artwork. Users can pick from a variety of art, ranging from historic moments (photographs), world wonders etc. After installing this extension, you will notice an artwork every time a new tab is opened. You can find a

Google Stopping Updates For Chrome On Ice Cream Sandwich At v42

Google originally released Chrome for Android on Ice Cream Sandwich (Android 4.0) way back in February 2012. Now, with Ice Cream Sandwich’s marketshare at 5.9%, Google will no longer provide Android updates to that version of the platform. Google gave this reason as to why there will no longer be updates: “In the last year, we’ve

Google Chrome Updated With Many New Features

If you use Google Chrome on your Android device, it just got a big update. Today the stable version of Chrome was updated to version 35.0.1916.122 and has features for everyone. One of the biggest new features is support for devices with multi-window features. So if you have a Galaxy Note device or any other with that

Google Goes High-End with the Chromebook Pixel

Rumors started surfacing early this month that Google was in the final stages of preparing to release a new high end Chromebook dubbed Pixels.  This at first didn’t sound realistic, especially now as Google seems to boast in the glory of the success of Android as a tablet and smartphone operating system, but the Pixel

Google Chrome Beta Channel Now Available

The Chrome Beta channel for Android has launched! It kicks off with version 25.0.1364.8. Much like the Beta channel on the desktop, it’s essentially a preview of upcoming features and fixes that have passed through the development channel and is running through the final testing stage before being pushed out into the finalized version. While

Motorola Atrix 2 And Google Chrome Work Well Together

Something I entirely forgot to mention in my thoughts on the Atrix 2 Ice Cream Sandwich update was the fact that it also enabled the use of Chrome, as Robert, one of our readers, pointed out. I got to say, this is actually one of the most useful and helpful apps as far as browsers

Google Chrome For Android Gets An Update In Google Play

If you’ve been waiting for an update for Google Chrome, you can head over to the Play Store right now and grab the update. Not only that, but they’ve left something almost unseen on the Play Store — a changelog. Google is known for letting its users chase down all of the changes that they

Security Experts Reveal Ways to Hack Android Smartphones

Over 6,500 security experts and specialists attended this year’s Black Hat Hacking Conference held in Las Vegas. Both government and corporate firms sent their representatives in a bid to learn more about security threats their networks may be facing. One of the platforms that attracted so much attention was Android considering it is one of

Changes regarding extensions on Google Chrome

With Google taking security seriously, Google has made changes in its popular browser, the Google Chrome, on how an extension can be installed. Previously, if an extension wasn’t hosted on Chrome Web Store, but on some developer’s or rather hacker’s website, the page would just prompt you to install that particular extension and the user