Push notification support has arrived for Web apps for Chrome and Chrome OS.
Chromium web browser Perk offers points rewards for browsing; exchangeable for a variety of goods and services.
Google's Chrome browser for Android now has a better sandbox feature to keep malicious websites contained within its borders.
Chrome 22 introduces Packaged Apps which allows developers to create HTML5 apps that can be installed in the system like any other software.
Mobile layouts for some websites can be pretty atrocious. Thankfully, Chrome for Android will allow you to view the full site at the click of a button.
In a rather unexpected move, Mozilla has broken out of its shell and said that it will not follow Google's hypocritical WebM strategy anymore, but shift its attention to H.265 video, especially on mobile devices.
Google and a number of other ad networks have been accused of tracking users web browsing by using a loophole to circumvent Safari's default security settings.
Predicting browser market shares like a careless stroll on thin ice, but the current trend in market share gains and losses of the big three invite predictions. A prediction I am rather confident to make.
Google already offers users several options to help ensure the security of their Gmail account. However, never one to rest on its laurels, the company is testing out another secure log-in option that uses QR codes.
Spoon.net runs applications in isolated sandboxes, allowing apps like browsers and games to run side-by-side without conflicts, dependencies, or modifications to the host desktop.
It has been predicted to happen for some time. Chrome has surpassed Firefox in market share, at least according to one Internet analysis firm.
You might be satisfied with the stock Android browser, but what if we told you there was a better way to surf the web on your phone? Here are six other web browsers for Android, tested and examined.
Mozilla has begun collecting feedback on what appears to be a more serious approach to move Firefox for Windows from 32 to 64 bit.
Google's Chrome browser is very much engineered for speed. Software optimizations can only take you so far until the bottleneck becomes latency and bandwidth of your connection.
There is no such thing as an entirely secure browser. Let's be realistic: You will always need a good portion of common sense and Internet smarts to avoid nasty attacks hijacks.
You could easily dismiss web browsers as playful software and prestigious products that are used as placebos for a company's success. But you'd be mistaken.