The latest Microsoft Edge Canary update has finally introduced dark mode support for the window frame context menu, fixing one of the oldest consistency issues in Microsoft's browser.
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This guide shows you how to install your favourite websites as apps on your computer using the Microsoft Edge, Google Chrome, or Brave web browsers. People on any operating system can follow along.
Following in the footsteps of Chrome, Edge has received an update to fix a rather severe 0-day exploit too. This is because the issue affects all browsers based on Chromium, including Edge.
Google has announced that Chrome on macOS is 20% faster than it was three months ago, according to Apple's own benchmarking software. Even back then, Chrome beat Safari fairly comfortably.
Google's Project Zero team has published its findings for 0-day exploits in the year 2021. It detected the most 0-days in this year but some positive insights that can be drawn too.
Following the release of 100 major versions of Chrome, Google executives have penned their thoughts on their key learnings regarding performance, security, privacy, and more since 2008.
Google has proudly claimed that its latest Chrome version outperforms Apple's Safari on Mac in terms of speed. Interestingly, it has results from the company's own benchmarking software to prove this.
Google is considering introducing the ability to add notes to your saved passwords in Chrome. Its use-cases could be storing information about security questions and last modified date of credentials.
Microsoft Edge will hit v100 this year, and so will other popular web browsers such as Google Chrome, and Mozilla Firefox. Microsoft is now testing if v100 will cause some websites to misbehave.
With Chromium 97, the ability to remove a default search engine from the settings has been deleted as it was inconvenient to re-add. However, the removal has led to a new unexpected problem.
Chrome 97 will be arriving later today. While it features a notable enhancement to communication protocols, it also has a controversial Keyboard API change that is at odds with Apple and Mozilla.
According to a Chromium Gerrit patch, Google Chrome may soon inherit a new user experience for downloading files, with a ring progress bar in the toolbar of the browser instead of at the bottom.
Microsoft has introduced a new set of tools that can be used to measure system performance. The company has emphasized its utility as a way to measure browser performance on Android and Linux.
Information buried within the settings information of Google's new Chromium Gerrit patch may suggest that the stop Autoplay feature could be making a comeback on the Google Chrome for Android.
It appears that 2021 is the year of Edge on the Linux Desktop as the Yum repository for the browser now lists stable builds for Edge 95. Interestingly, Microsoft hasn't yet announced this officially.
Google added tab hover cards in Chrome 91, replacing the traditional tooltips for tabs. However, It might consider adding a setting to disable it, or even tweak the feature due to negative feedback.
Microsoft says that Edge for Android and iOS will move to a common Chromium codebase, with that of the desktop version, bringing feature parity across platforms. Mobile betas are coming soon.
Google has announced that it will be restricting several Chrome APIs from March 15, 2021. An audit by the firm found that some unnamed third-party Chromium-based web browsers were leveraging them.
The ISOs for Linux Mint 20.1 have been approved for release according to the project's website. This means that we should be able to download Linux Mint 20.1 in just a matter of hours or days.
The Linux Mint 20.1 beta has been released. It comes with several new programs including an IPTV client called Hypnotix and another called Web Apps. Chromium has also returned to the repositories.
Edge Canary users can now decide if they want to download new browser updates over a metered connection or not. With this feature, Microsoft aims to give users more control over background data usage.
While Microsoft's Edge Chromium WebView2 has been available for C and C++ applications for a month, it's now available for .NET applications, and also as a Fixed Version distribution.
Microsoft has submitted a Chromium commit that helps automatically "de-elevate" browsers when launched with elevated privileges. However, Google engineers suggest de-elevating downloads instead.
Clem Lefebvre, head of Linux Mint, has said Chromium is available again in its official repositories after it started building the browser itself. It has also started work on an IPTV player.
Today, Microsoft announced the general availability of WebView2, its new component that's based on the company's Chromium-based Edge browser. It's available for Win32 apps and coming for more.
A new Chromium Gerritt entry and an experimental flag in Chrome Canary suggest that the search giant could let Chrome create tab groups automatically based on the webpage domains.
If you're looking for an alternative to Edge, one has just shown up in the Microsoft Store. It's the open source Chromium browser, which is what Edge, Chrome, and other browsers are based on.
A new experimental flag spotted in Chrome Canary suggests that Google is working on a 'Read Later' feature that lets users set tabs aside for later, similar to Collections in Microsoft Edge.
Google's tests show that Windows 10 version 2004's segment heap feature enhancements affect CPU performance adversely. The firm has disabled the feature on Chrome 85 for now to investigate.
Newly found code hints that Google is developing a clipboard manager for Chrome OS. It will be similar to Windows 10's offering. It could be invoked via a keyboard shortcut or a system tray icon.
The Linux Mint project has tested and approved the Linux Mint 20 ISO images and third-party mirrors have begun hosting the ISOs in anticipation of the final announcement from the Mint team.
The Linux Mint team has started pushing Linux Mint 20 beta images to third-party mirrors. The new update comes with several updates to packages like LibreOffice and the Linux kernel.
Microsoft today announced that it's beginning the rollout of its new Chromium-based Edge browser through Windows Update, although it seems that the new browser is still rolling out gradually.
Linux Mint 20 will prevent snapd from being installed stealthily. It found that several packages, like Chromium, are just snap packages. It will advise users on how to get the software by other means.
Yesterday, Microsoft announced an improved spellcheck experience on Chromium web browsers. While it is enabled by default on Edge, Google has not enabled Windows spellcheck on Google Chrome.
Microsoft has worked with Google in the Chromium project to bring a new Windows Spellcheck API to all Chromium browsers. The feature includes support for URLs, acronyms, email IDs, and more.
Today at its Build 2020 developer conference, Microsoft announced a bunch of new features that are coming to its Edge browser, and it also confirmed that the browser is rolling out soon.
Last October Microsoft unveiled the Surface Neo and Surface Duo. To prepare for the launch, Microsoft has been working on dual-screen support and have added "dual-screen emulation" to Chromium.
Google has introduced new updates to its Chrome Web Store policies that help improve the quality of the extensions in the store. Developers have until August 27 to comply with the new policies.