Chrome Privacy Extensions

5 Chrome privacy extensions you should install right now

Here are some easy ways to beef up your privacy while using Chrome.

On Sep 7, 2020 by Libby Cohen

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Still using Flash in Chrome? It’s time to prepare for the end

Flash will be phased out entirely from Chrome by December 31.

On Jun 21, 2020 by Libby Cohen

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Why third-party cookies have gone stale

Here's everything you need to know about cookies and the future of your privacy

On Mar 29, 2020 by Libby Cohen

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Everything you need to know about Google Reverse Image Search

If you want a background check on a photo someone sent you, do a reverse image search on Google following these step-by-step instructions.

On Nov 11, 2019 by Jam Kotenko

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Google’s Password Checkup aims to protect you against data breaches

Google plans to roll out the security tool to Chrome users.

On Oct 2, 2019 by Matthew Hughes

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How to update Google Chrome—and why you need to right now

Company reveals browser vulnerability being used in active attacks.

On Mar 7, 2019 by Mikael Thalen

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Google is considering alternatives to the URL

Google engineers are reimagining a URL-less future.

On Sep 5, 2018 by Christina Bonnington

Be careful when surfing the internet in incognito mode---your browsing may not be as private as you think. According to a study released Tuesday by Digital Content Next, Google can retroactively link incognito browsing to specific users.

Google could collect user data while in incognito mode, study finds

Think twice about your searches in incognito mode.

On Aug 21, 2018 by Kristina Nguyen

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Here’s why Chrome is showing ‘not secure’ website warnings now

HTTP sites aren't secure, and Chrome wants you to know it.

On Jul 24, 2018 by Christina Bonnington

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Latest Chrome update may have broken millions of web-based games

Almost every title will have to be updated.

On May 7, 2018 by Phillip Tracy

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The latest version of Chrome finally blocks autoplay videos by default

But it doesn't always work like it's supposed to.

On Apr 18, 2018 by Phillip Tracy

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Popular Chrome extensions may be leaking your browsing habits

Here's what you need to know.

On Apr 3, 2018 by Phillip Tracy

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Google outlaws cryptojacking extensions from the Chrome Web Store

The company will ban all existing extensions in June.

On Apr 3, 2018 by Phillip Tracy

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Google Chrome is finally killing autoplay videos that play sound

Unmute your speakers with confidence.

On Mar 22, 2018 by Phillip Tracy

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How to enable Flash in Google Chrome

You only have until 2020 before Adobe ends support for Flash.

On Mar 4, 2018 by John-Michael Bond