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Rappler's latest stories on web browsers


Google clarifies Chrome auto sign-in feature as security experts raise fear

Sep 25, 2018 - 5:58 PM

Security experts are concerned that people are now forced to share search data by being automatically signed onto Chrome when they sign onto a separate Google service

Google Chrome cuts background activity for longer battery life

Mar 16, 2017 - 6:25 PM

The latest update for the Google Chrome browser reduces background tab activity by 25

ENERGY GAPS. Chrome's version 57 hopes to prolong battery life.

Opera Software shareholders accept Chinese bid

May 25, 2016 - 8:35 PM

The Chinese consortium still needs the go signal from US and Chinese regulatory authorities before it can complete the acquisition

Chrome crowned top Internet browser by market tracker

May 03, 2016 - 2:40 PM

NetMarketShare says Google Chrome has 41 7 of desktop browser share compared with 41 4 for Microsoft Internet Explorer

Sundar Pichai, senior vice president of Chrome, speaks at Google's annual developer conference, Google I/O, in San Francisco on June 28, 2012. AFP PHOTO/Kimihiro Hoshino / AFP PHOTO / KIMIHIRO HOSHINO

Opera Software welcomes Chinese consortium's $1.2B bid

Feb 10, 2016 - 6:53 PM

The Opera Software board unanimously recommends the consortium s offer to shareholders

Microsoft to kill off Internet Explorer 8, 9, 10 next week

Jan 06, 2016 - 11:41 AM

The January 12 patch – KB3123303 – will add a box prompting users to upgrade their Internet Explorer browser