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Google Chrome 59 for Android will load your web pages 10-20 percent faster

Google updated Chrome for Android to version 59, bringing with it a number of great features -- such as faster web page loading by up to 20 percent and the fact that Chrome will now take up less memory.
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Google Chrome for Android gets better at saving offline content for later viewing

Google updated Chrome for Android with new features for saving and reading content offline. Now, it's far easier to save web pages, music, and even video for viewing at a later date.
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Google Assistant now available on PCs via AutoVoice Chrome extension

Google Assistant can now be utilized on the PC thanks to an unofficial solution worked into AutoVoice by creator Joao Dias, although the functionality does require a little set-up from the user.
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Want to clear your browser’s history from the beginning of time? Here’s how

Looking to flush your browser's cache, but having trouble figuring out how? Check out our guide on how to do just that, whether you use Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari, Opera, or Microsoft Edge
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How to set Google as your homepage in the most popular browsers

Simply tired of the same old homepage, or looking to change it to the world's most popular search engine? If you would rather set Google's flagship service as your default, here's how to do so in the browser of your choice.
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New Chrome for Android update cuts down on those pesky page jumps

Page jumps are one of the most infuriating things about mobile browsing, and Google's newest Chrome update is trying to end them for good, thanks to a little-known feature called "scroll anchoring."
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Chrome 57 restricts CPU usage of background tabs to one percent

The latest version of Chrome limits the CPU usage of background tabs, the next step in Google's long-term project to make its web browser more efficient when it comes to tabbed browsing.
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Chrome on iOS will soon receive Safari-like Reading List feature

Google's Chrome browser for iOS is taking a page from Safari -- literally. The latest Chrome beta for Apple's mobile devices has introduced Reading List, a feature that should be familiar to users of the iOS stock browser.
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Google makes Chrome for iOS open source

Google's opened the development floodgates for Chrome on mobile platforms. It has made the mobile browser completely open source, and hosted the code on its Google Source development page.
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Facebook is helping Chrome and Firefox to speed up the web

Over the past two years, Facebook’s cooperation with browser vendors Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox has dramatically improved web page reload speeds, according to the company.
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Google researcher finds major security flaw in Cisco's WebEx Chrome extension

A researcher from Google's Project Zero team has uncovered a potentially ruinous vulnerability in the Chrome extension designed to work with Cisco's WebEx communication and collaboration service.
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Google Keep for Chrome adds doodle functionality

The Android version of the Google Keep note-taking app has featured drawing and sketching tools for some time, but now this functionality has been introduced to its Chrome web app iteration.