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05.13.15
Chrome extensions are now only available from the Web Store
05.13.15

Chrome extensions are now only available from the Web Store

To combat the spread of malicious code and malware through un-vetted websites, Google implemented...

By A. Tarantola,   05.13.15
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03.31.15
Google shows how it fights apps that insert unwanted web ads
03.31.15

Google shows how it fights apps that insert unwanted web ads

It's bad enough when apps add unwanted toolbars and buttons in your browser, but it's especially i...

By J. Fingas,   03.31.15
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03.26.15
Google brings data compression from mobile Chrome to PCs
03.26.15

Google brings data compression from mobile Chrome to PCs

Google has offered an option to reduce the amount of data Chrome uses on Android and iOS for a whi...

By R. Lawler,   03.26.15
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05.30.14
Google Stars bookmarking app makes brief appearance on Chrome Web Store
05.30.14

Google Stars bookmarking app makes brief appearance on Chrome Web Store

Google's Stars bookmarking app showed up ever so briefly on the Chrome Web Store, and then disappe...

By N. Lee,   05.30.14
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04.14.14
Office comes to the Chrome Web Store along with a slew of upgrades
04.14.14

Office comes to the Chrome Web Store along with a slew of upgrades

Microsoft isn't done with Office updates just because it released Office for iPad and made Office...

By J. Fingas,   04.14.14
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12.20.13
Google tightens Chrome Web Store rules to prevent toolbar overload
12.20.13

Google tightens Chrome Web Store rules to prevent toolbar overload

Many web veterans can share horror stories of friends and family who installed a few too many brow...

By J. Fingas,   12.20.13
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11.29.13
Chrome may let you try Web Store apps without installing them
11.29.13

Chrome may let you try Web Store apps without installing them

Ever want to test a Chrome Web Store app without installing it? You may get your chance if a new C...

By J. Fingas,   11.29.13
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11.07.13
Chrome users on Windows will soon have to get extensions through Google's store
11.07.13

Chrome users on Windows will soon have to get extensions through Google's store

Google already hopes to prevent security threats in Chrome by blocking downloads, and it's now pla...

By J. Fingas,   11.07.13
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08.12.13
TweetDeck for web and Chrome gets New Tweet panel with image previews, as-you-type suggestions
08.12.13

TweetDeck for web and Chrome gets New Tweet panel with image previews, as-you-type suggestions

TweetDeck just received a big upgrade for those who compose as many tweets as they read. Updated v...

By J. Fingas,   08.12.13
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