Google has started rolling out a major update for Chrome that brings some massive performance and battery life improvements. As per Google, Chrome 87 brings the “largest gain in Chrome performance in years” which includes 25% faster start-up time, 7% faster page loading times, reduced RAM and power usage, and more.
There’s no doubt that the 2019 Mac Pro is an incredibly powerful machine. However, it looks like Google Chrome can bring any desktop computer to a standstill if we push it hard enough.
Google has updated Chrome with global audio control that makes it super easy for users to control audio and video with a single click. We often find ourselves opening a bunch of tabs and suddenly out of nowhere we start hearing music. The worst part is that you have to open a tab and mute the one playing music.
Google Chrome 73 has been released by Google and it adds Dark Mode support to the browser. The feature is integrated with the dark mode in macOS Mojave so enabling dark mode at an OS level will switch Chrome to a dark theme as well.
The latest release of Chrome for Mac and Windows will mute those annoying auto-playing videos. This feature was slated to be a part of Chrome 64 released in January but was delayed for some reason. By blocking auto-playing videos, Chrome will be able to reduce data consumption and also improve the overall browsing experience.
On Tuesday, March 27, Apple is hosting an education-focused event in Chicago, Illinois, where the company is expected to announce a new, cheaper iPad option, along with new educational software.
Google has just introduced Chrome 60 for Macs, which officially brings support for the Touch Bar. After the update, users will be able to add, rearrange or remove the Chrome shortcuts from the Touch Bar. You can even turn off predictive text on Chrome using the Touch Bar. Users can couple this with a bunch of existing Touch Bar settings like modifying the volume and brightness.
Chrome 57 for iOS Introduces ‘Read Later’ Functionality; Desktop Version Becomes More Power Efficient
Google has rolled out a new update for Chrome for iOS that introduces a ‘Read Later’ functionality to the browser. The feature works similar to Safari’s Reading List and has been available on the Android version of the browser for quite some time now.
QR code is a type of barcode that was first introduced in the automotive industry to keep track of vehicles during manufacturing. It quickly became popular for other uses due to its fast readability and wide range of applications.
The Chromium Project has meant that Chrome for Desktop has been open source for quite some time, with an Android version launched in 2015.