• The Chromebook Update Cycle Is Changing Massively, For The Better

    4 days ago - By Android Headlines

    Chromebook users who love new features are going to love the update cycle changes Google has planned for the Chrome OS platform. That's because, based on recent reports , the cycle is going to get a whole lot shorter sooner than later.
    In fact, as of Chrome OS 96, the cycle will be as short as every four weeks. For comparison, the current upcoming jump from Chrome 92 on July 27 to Chrome OS 93 on September 7 is much longer. A total of 42 days, based on the current six-week-average schedule. Whereas every four weeks puts the updates at every 28 days.
    The underlying goal, according to...
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  • Google Reverses Decision To Kill Full-Length URLs In Chrome

    Google Reverses Decision To Kill Full-Length URLs In Chrome

    5 days ago - By Android Headlines

    In an apparent bid to satisfy its users, Google has now decided not to kill full-length URLs in Chrome. That's based on a recent report from Android Police , after a change in the Chromium bug tracker was spotted.
    The change details the decision to end the experiment. Namely, pointing to the fact that simplifying URLs didn't improve security for users to any significant degree.
    Why did Google want to kill full-length Chrome URLs and what did that do?
    Now, Google was initially changing the way Chrome displays URLs by effectively removing all but the domain name from view. So, for a site...
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