Google Chrome To Have Special Biometric Security For Incognito Mode
Google Chrome brings in a new fingerprint verification feature for incognito mode. The new feature will provide privacy and safety to users, especially at a time when cybercrime and online frauds are on the massive rise. "You can require biometric authentication when you resume an Incognito session that was interrupted. This is available to all Chrome users on iOS and currently rolling out to Android users," said Google.
Tags: cybercrime, cybersecurity, Google Chrome, iOS, New feature
Courtesy: India Today
Google Tests FaceID, TouchID To Unlock Incognito Tabs In iPhones
To prevent others from snooping into your phone, Google is incorporating FaceID & TouchID in iPhones & iPads to unlock incognito tabs in Chrome. The feature is yet to be rolled out, however, it can be used on iOS devices as the experiment is live. The experimental feature works on the latest version of Google Chrome, and post-activation it will ask the user for either of the IDs.
Tags: Google, Google Chrome, iOS, iphone, iPads
Courtesy: The Times of India
Google To Work With UK Regulator To Remove 'Cookies', Gives Users More Privacy
According to a proposal presented on June 11, Google would be unable to remove user-tracking technology that is vital to advertisers from its Chrome browser without the approval of Britain's competition regulator. Companies in the advertisement industry expressed their concern, as they would suffer huge losses if the world's most used browser removed cookies. Furthermore, google said that users expect the web to be secure and the cookies… read-more
Tags: Google, Google Chrome, cookies, Britain
Courtesy: The Economic Times
Chrome Unveils New Feature; Enables Preview Page Before Opening
Google Chrome has unveiled a new feature in the platform that allows users to preview a page before accessing it. Aimed at enhancing user experience, the novel feature enables the user to see the contents of a page by clicking on the given link without actually going to the page. Besides, this feature gets automatically added to the browser without Play Store's interference. Currently, the feature is available in Chrome 89.
Tags: Google Chrome, Technology, Preview feature, Silicon Valley, Android
Courtesy: MS Power User
Google Chrome Rolls Out New Update To Enhance Browsing Experience
Google Chrome has unfolded a new version of the application to address the issues users' faced while browsing and enhance the experience. The new update will reduce the CPU's usage by five times which, in turn, will save battery-life of the device up to 85 minutes. The update will allow the device to start and load the pages faster than before. It will also have a page-marker feature.
Tags: Google Chrome, Tech Industry, Technology, 2020
Courtesy: News 18
Google Chrome to Introduce 8 New Features
Google Chrome, arguably the most popular internet browser, is planning to introduce eight new features to improve its performance. The features include faster tabs, QR code support, 10 percent faster load ups, tab grouping and more. Google is also said to be introducing a "touch friendly" interface for the tablet mode. Chrome will now offer tab previews, PDF support and URL sharing, as well.
Tags: Google Chrome
Courtesy: Gadgets Now