ScreenOut is an always-on-top Chrome video viewer
July 30, 2015 – 15:01 | No Comment
ScreenOut is an always-on-top Chrome video viewer

You’re browsing with Chrome, and have found a great video. Ideally you’d watch it all, uninterrupted, but there’s other work to do, and so you have to resize all your various windows to fit.
ScreenOut is …

Google Chrome 43 FINAL adds web MIDI hardware support, improves permissions API
May 20, 2015 – 07:33 | Comments Off
Google Chrome 43 FINAL adds web MIDI hardware support, improves permissions API

Google has unveiled Chrome 43 FINAL for Windows, Mac and Linux. Version 43’s main new feature is support for hardware MIDI instruments.
Chrome 43 also implements a couple of behind-the-scenes tweaks for developers that will help …

Highlight key text on web pages with Super Simple Highlighter for Chrome
March 28, 2015 – 09:43 | Comments Off
Highlight key text on web pages with Super Simple Highlighter for Chrome

You’re working on some web research project, part way through a lengthy page, when it’s time to go and do something else. Annoying, because while you can bookmark the site, when you next return you’ll …

Flickr Tab displays great images on every new Chrome tab
March 24, 2015 – 07:40 | Comments Off
Flickr Tab displays great images on every new Chrome tab

Flickr Tab is a simple Chrome extension which displays a popular Flickr image every time you open a new Chrome tab.
Interesting idea, we thought. Maybe you’ll be able to customise the images, perhaps define a …

Ra is a Chrome text editor/ file manager for your local storage
January 27, 2015 – 05:22 | Comments Off
Ra is a Chrome text editor/ file manager for your local storage

Chrome apps are sometimes criticised as being strictly internet-only, virtually useless if you need to work offline.
There’s some truth in that, but it’s not always the case. Ra is a Chrome-based text editor which not …

Chrome 40 for iOS brings browser Handoff support, Material Design UI
January 20, 2015 – 17:30 | Comments Off
Chrome 40 for iOS brings browser Handoff support, Material Design UI

Google has today announced the release of Chrome 40 for iOS.
The big addition to version 40.0.2214.61 is Handoff support, which enables mobile users to continue from Chrome to their default browser on OS X.

Comodo Dragon 36.1 unveils new Chromium-based look, tightens privacy tools
November 25, 2014 – 07:54 | Comments Off
Comodo Dragon 36.1 unveils new Chromium-based look, tightens privacy tools

Comodo has unveiled a controversial new version of its Chromium-based browser with the release of Comodo Dragon 36.1.
The version number reveals that the browser is now based on version 36 of Google’s open-source Chromium browser, …

Google Chrome 39 FINAL goes 64-bit on Mac, promises performance, stability improvements
November 19, 2014 – 06:03 | Comments Off
Google Chrome 39 FINAL goes 64-bit on Mac, promises performance, stability improvements

Google has unveiled Chrome 39 FINAL for Windows, Mac and Linux. The big news with version 39 is the long-awaited arrival of a native 64-bit build for Mac users.
Unlike the Windows version, which offers both …

Check downloads and websites for malware with Metascan Online for Firefox
October 20, 2014 – 17:55 | Comments Off
Check downloads and websites for malware with Metascan Online for Firefox

OPSWAT has announced the availability of Metascan Online for Firefox, an addon which allows the browser to scan downloads, websites and web connections for threats.
Checking a link is as easy as right-clicking it and selecting …

Chrome 39 Beta brings new developer features
October 10, 2014 – 08:38 | Comments Off
Chrome 39 Beta brings new developer features

Google has released Google Chrome 39 Beta to the Beta channel with some major developer-oriented additions.
Web Animations support has been enhanced with a playback control. This supports methods like play(), pause(), and reverse(), as well …

Get Chrome working again with Chrome Software Removal Tool
September 29, 2014 – 08:46 | Comments Off
Get Chrome working again with Chrome Software Removal Tool

Your browser’s misbehaving? It’s a common problem, and you’ve probably got your own quick fixes: delete the cache, scan for malware, remove the last add-in you installed, whatever it might be.
Now Google is offering a …