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ARC Welder Lets Devs (And You) Test Android Apps In Chrome

Chrome: Google is serious about getting Android apps working natively in Chrome. We’re big fans of this idea. Now it’s getting easier with the release of ARC Welder.


Create A Separate Chrome User Account To Reduce Distractions

It’s easy to get distracted when the first thing your browser shows you in the morning is Facebook, Twitter or your favourite site. Reduce the clutter by adding a separate, work-only account to Chrome.


Google Will Use Pointer Events In Chromium

If you’re a Google Chrome user on a Windows tablet, you may have noticed that scrolling can be a little quirky with just touch inputs. Google’s plan to fix this involves borrowing a feature already in Internet Explorer.


Google's Data Saver For Chrome Optimises Web Pages To Use Less Data

Google’s new Data Saver extension for Chrome helps you reduce data usage by compressing the pages you visit. It could come in handy if you sometimes go online from your laptop via a mobile hotspot or your smartphone.


Chrome Visual History Shows You Your Surfing Habits

Chrome: Tracking your time keeps you productive and lets you identify time wasters. If you spend most of your time in Chrome, Chrome Visual History gives you a pie chart of your surfing history.


Scan Images Into Text With Google Keep's OCR Feature

Chrome: If you’re a regular Google Keep user, you might have missed a (relatively) new feature in the app. If you paste an image into a note, Google lets you convert the image into editable text.


Ugly Mail Identifies Emails That Track You

Chrome: It’s possible for people to track whether you’ve seen an email using tracking pixels, and if that idea makes you cringe a bit, Ugly Mail warns you when an email you receive can track you.


Chrome Update Speeds Javascript Load Times

The latest builds of Chrome for both desktop and mobile claim to improve Javascript loading times.


Click And Clean Manages And Cleans Your Browser Data With Advanced Tools

Chrome/Firefox: Google’s Chrome browser and Mozilla Firefox both offer lot of built-in tools to manage or erase your browsing data. If you need more control, Click&Clean can help you out.


Here's A Fix For Chrome's Slow Loading Of Animated GIFs

Google is currently on the case, pushing updates to the stable version of Chrome, but in the meantime, if you’re finding that GIFs bring your browser to its knees, there’s a simple tweak you can apply to make it run significantly better.