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Google Developers Talk Sketchbots Google Developers Talk Sketchbots

Google’s Paul Kinlan and the creators of the Chrome Web Lab talk about the technology and design behind Sketchbots in this video from the Google’s Developers YouTube channel. For more background on the science behind Sketchbots, watch this one as …

Chrome Remote Desktop Moves Out of Beta, Adds New Features Chrome Remote Desktop Moves Out of Beta, Adds New Features

Google has just announced that they have moved their desktop-sharing initiative, Chrome Remote Desktop, out of beta. Google first launched the feature about a year ago. Chrome Remote Desktop allows Chrome users to access and control anyone’s desktop, as long …

Google Launches Chrome For Windows 8 Google Launches Chrome For Windows 8
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Google announced the availability of its new Google search and Chrome web browser apps for Windows 8, Microsoft’s new operating system, which hit the market today. The Google Search app was spotted previously. We talked it about it here, but …

Sick of Politics on Facebook? Give Them the Boot with New Chrome Extension Sick of Politics on Facebook? Give Them the Boot with New Chrome Extension
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Back in August, a new Chrome extension popped up that allowed users to block any post relating to anything that popped out. With a click of your mouse, you could remove all your friends’ mentions of their babies from your …

Google Updates WhatBrowser.org; 43 Languages, Mobile Support Google Updates WhatBrowser.org; 43 Languages, Mobile Support
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Google says that no matter which browser you choose, you should at least be informed on whether or not it’s updated and what the other options are. Three years ago, they created a site that answers those questions and more. …

Google Celebrates Movember Again, This Time With A Chrome Video Google Celebrates Movember Again, This Time With A Chrome Video

Remember last year when Google’s Matt Cutts and Bing’s Duane Forrester grew moustaches? That was for Movember, a decade-old campaign to draw awareness to men’s health started in Australia. This year, ahead of November, Google has released a new Chrome …

Chrome Developer Tools Gets A Device Emulator Chrome Developer Tools Gets A Device Emulator

It’s been said before that the Web is Google’s platform of choice. That’s why they created Chrome – it allows them to deliver the Web (and ads) to millions of people. Now they’re making the push for mobile and as …

Google Launches Chrome Apps For Docs, Sheets & Slides Google Launches Chrome Apps For Docs, Sheets & Slides

Google has launched Docs, Sheets and Slides (otherwise known as Documents, Spreadsheets and Presentations) as apps in the Chrome Web Store, so you can start Google Drive projects more quickly. Chromebook users will see the apps in their apps list …

Twitter Kindly Requests That You Stop Using Internet Explorer 8 Twitter Kindly Requests That You Stop Using Internet Explorer 8
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Do you have a PC running Windows XP? Do you use Internet Explorer 8 on said PC? If so, Twitter has some words of advice – move it or lose it. Twitter Support tweeted out today that they’re currently looking …

Google Talks About Its ChromeVox Accessibility Extension [Video] Google Talks About Its ChromeVox Accessibility Extension [Video]

Google has posted a video about ChromeVox, the company’s screen reader Chrome extension. “Unlike most accessibility software, it is built using only web technologies like HTML5, CSS and Javascript. ChromeVox was designed from the start to enable unprecedented access to …

Google Has A New Cheap Chromebook For Your Consideration Google Has A New Cheap Chromebook For Your Consideration

The Chromebook was Google’s valiant attempt at pushing the Web as the next great operating system. It didn’t work out that well for them, but that could be attributed to the fact that tablets and smartphones are far more popular …

Bad Piggies Chrome App Installs Adware

By all accounts, Bad Piggies is shaping up to be Rovio’s next big hit. iOS and Android users are already downloading the game by the millions, and PC players will soon be able to join in the fun. Strangely enough, …

Chrome Stable Release Now Supports First-Person Shooters Chrome Stable Release Now Supports First-Person Shooters

Google updated the Chrome beta release last month with a number of HTML5 technologies. The most important, of course, being the pointer lock API. It allows the browser to replicate the mouse controls that native PC games have enjoyed for …

Is Apple Restricting Google Chrome For iOS Out Of Spite? Is Apple Restricting Google Chrome For iOS Out Of Spite?
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Apple’s new Maps app in iOS 6 has been a constant source of entertainment since its launch. Beyond the laughs, Apple going with their own Maps app underscores a very important point – Apple now sees Google as their main …

Google Makes Chrome For Android More Secure Google Makes Chrome For Android More Secure

Chrome for Android just got an update, which Google says makes the browser safer. Google software engineer Jay Civelli explains in a blog post, “This release strengthens Chrome for Android’s sandbox technology, which helps ensure malicious mobile websites are contained …

Google Launches An Important Feature For Chrome Use On Apple Devices Google Launches An Important Feature For Chrome Use On Apple Devices

Gmail for iOS got a new update. Beyond bug fixes, the only feature is a new option to open web links in Chrome, if installed. While it may not be a feature-rich update, it could be a very significant one. …

Google Launches Chromebook Rental Program Google Launches Chromebook Rental Program

If you run a business and are looking to supply your fleet with personal computers, Google hopes that a new program will send you their way. Today, the company is announcing a new Chromebook rental program, which will allow organizations …

Chrome for iOS Gets Second Update, Fixes Bugs Chrome for iOS Gets Second Update, Fixes Bugs
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Today, Google has announced their second update to their Chrome for iOS app (on both iPhone and iPad). Version 21 / 21.0.1180.80 fixes a few user-reported issues that have been a problem since the launch of the app back in …

A Visual Evolution Of Google’s Chrome A Visual Evolution Of Google’s Chrome

Google is celebrating Chrome’s 4th birthday with the launch of the Chrome Time Machine, an interactive site that takes you through the browser’s evolution from launch to today. In retrospect, it’s gone through quite a bit in that short time. …

You Can Kind Of Play Quake 3 In Chrome Right Now You Can Kind Of Play Quake 3 In Chrome Right Now

HTML5 continues to expand as it aims to take over the entire Internet in the next few years. One major stumbling block, however, has been the development of core games in HTML5. It’s easy to create games like platformers and …

Chrome For iPhone, iPad Gets First Update Chrome For iPhone, iPad Gets First Update

Google announced its first update for Chrome on iPhone and iPad in version 21 / 21.0.1180.77. The update adds the ability to share directly from Chrome to social networks and email. Other features include: “more actionable” sync sign in error …