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Google Chrome To Get Automatic Userscript Support

Until now userscript support in the Google Chrome web browser was severely limited by the fact that you had to copy the scripts to a folder of the Chrome profile. Recent versions of the Chromium browser outline what users of Google Chrome Dev channel are soon going to experience as well. Google apparently has added […]

Want To Impress Your Friends? Run Chrome OS

We have all read the news that Google is planning to enter the operating system market with their soon to be released Google Chrome OS which is initially targeting the netbook market. Google Chrome OS is based on Google's web browser Google Chrome and a Linux kernel. Little information are know as of yet. The […]

Who The Hell Needs Google Chrome Frame?

Update: Google has retired Google Chrome Frame as of February 25, 2014. While it is not supported anymore officially, users who have the plugin installed can continue using it as it won't be removed automatically. It needs to be noted however that it is no longer supported and that issues may occur when using it […]

Chrome Plus Is A Custom Chrome Build With Extra Functionality

Skilled programmers can use the Chromium code to build their own version of the Chrome web browser, which is referred to as creating a fork. That's how the Chrome Plus project started. The developer's have taken the default build of the Google Chrome web browser and have added extra functionality to it. Chromium Plus offers […]

Bookmark Syncing Added To Google Browser Dev Builds

One cannot say that the developers of the Google browser, Google Chrome, are not adding new features to their web browser. Some users did criticize the pace of the version number increase of the Google web browser stating that the amount of new features would not justify these big version jumps. A new feature was […]

Google Chrome Windows 7 Jumplists

Jumplists are part of the new Windows 7 taskbar, and also part of newer versions of the Microsoft Windows operating system. The jumplists provide access to program related options basically. This can be the most recent documents of Microsoft Word, the latest visited websites in Internet Explorer but also options to create a task like […]

Google Chrome 3 Adds Better Extension And Themes Support

The latest developer release of the Google Chrome web browser introduces two important changes that change how extensions and themes are handled by it. You may remember that Google Chrome users had to enable support for the extension engine by launching it with the --enable-extensions command line parameter. This has been changed in the latest […]

Google Chrome Gestures Extension

Google has added extensions support to dev versions of the Google Chrome web browser (Google Browser). The feature is still not finalized and the only way to enable the extensions engine is to add a command line parameter so that it gets loaded during the start of the Internet browser. Google has made available several […]

Web Browser Memory Usage Benchmark Gets It All Wrong

Web browser memory usage might not be that much of an issue in these days with Gigabytes of computer memory being build into modern computer systems. There is however the low end market that is fueled by the success of netbooks and other low end hardware. A memory usage test of popular web browser might […]

Install Google Chrome on Linux (and why you should)

So the developers of Google Chrome have released a "developer only" version of Chrome saying you should NOT install it unless you are a developer. They warn you short of saying that the developer release of Google Chrome will ruin your love life, steal your cash, and flirt with your mother. With this warning I […]

One Step Closer To Extension Support In Google Browser

One of the things that is keeping the Google browser from attracting a larger audience is missing extension support. While it is without doubt possible to work with a web browser that does not support extensions, it is not quite as comfortable - and sometimes secure - as it could be. The majority of experienced […]

5 Google Browser Tips

Google Chrome - or its Open Source counterpart Chromium - is a relatively new web browser developed by Google. It combines several interesting features and ideas that other Internet browsers do not offer at this point in time. It lacks features on the other hand that other browsers offer. This article will examine five interesting […]

Opera Internet Browser Search Edit

The Opera Internet browser comes with several search engines pre-installed that you can access from one of the toolbars. It offers a quick option to search using the default search engine or a secondary engine installed in the browser. Update: Opera has moved to a different browser engine -- Chromium -- recently. This means that […]

Ghacks.net Feed List

This is a list of the most important RSS News Feeds that are available at ghacks.net. They are just a selection of the available feeds. It is practically possible to create feeds on the fly by appending /feed/ to the url of the page, e.g. the feed for the main page https://www.ghacks.net/ would be https://www.ghacks.net/feed/, […]

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Google Chrome Adblocker

Google Chrome does not come with an option to block Internet ads. Many think that this has been a deliberate choice by the Google development team to avoid harming Google's core businesses Adsense and Adwords. Whatever the reason it surely means that the web browser is unattractive to those users who prefer to block ads […]

Get Vertical Titlebars in E16 Themes

I bet you didn't know that you could change the placement of your Enlightenment titlebars. Although not necessarily pracitical, it does make for some impressive desktops, and it allows you to quickly differentiate between windows. Say, for example you have aterm and rxvt both open and are using one for admin work and one for […]

Share Bookmarks

Many users have to work with several web browsers. Could be that they are webmasters who have to check the design of their websites in the most popular browsers or because they have to use a different browser at work than they use at home. There are more possible scenarios why someone would use more […]