Tag Archives: Chrome

How to Reduce Google Chrome’s Memory Usage and Free Up RAM

by Ian Buckley, MakeUseOf

Why does it always seem like Chrome is using too much memory?

The web has changed in recent years. Applications that would only run on desktop computers now run in the browser, but this comes at a cost. Modern browsers use a lot of RAM, and Chrome is among the worst offenders.

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New Google Chrome Security Alert: Update Your Browsers As ‘High Severity’ Zero-Day Exploit Confirmed

by Davey Winder, Forbes

It takes a lot to scare anyone on Halloween night, but Google Chrome engineers were spooked enough to issue an urgent update announcement for the browser across all platforms. So, what gave Google the heebie-jeebies? The answer is not one but two security vulnerabilities, one of which has a zero-day exploit out in the wild already. Continue reading New Google Chrome Security Alert: Update Your Browsers As ‘High Severity’ Zero-Day Exploit Confirmed

Google finally solves this common browser problem. Try it out now

by Katie Conner, C|NET

How to save your sanity with one click with Chrome’s new Pause/Play feature.

Raise your hand if this has happened to you. You’ve got 20 tabs open, and one of them seems to be playing music or rolling a video. You’re driving yourself crazy clicking around to find out which one it is, and now you’re starting to get mad. Fortunately, Google’s got a new button for the Chrome desktop browser that lets you pause (and play) music and videos from the tab you’re currently in, without making you go through the nightmare of finding the culprit first.

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Boost Google Chrome by modifying these 8 Flags

by Srce Cde, Tech Tunes

In the world of Internet, browsing plays an important role. Everyone wants to browse the web as fast as possible. If you are a Google Chrome user, than below are few hacks that can speed up your Google Chrome. To enhance Google Chrome, we will enable few flags that can improve your browser speed. Making changes to flag is an experimental feature and they might not appear in the future release. Continue reading Boost Google Chrome by modifying these 8 Flags