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How to get Google Voice Search on your PC

If you've fallen in love with the feature on your smartphone, you can have it on your PC as well—if you're willing to switch browsers.

How to improve mouse scrolling in Google Chrome

Tired of jerky mouse-wheel movements in your browser? Chromium Wheel Smooth Scroller can help.

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HP will jump on the Chromebook bandwagon: Report

This upcoming new device will reportedly feature a larger, 14-inch display.

Google offers $3.14M in potential prizes at annual Pwnium hacking contest

Google Monday announced it would again host its Pwnium hacking contest at a March security conference, but boosted the maximum amount it will pay to $3.14 million and changed the target to the browser-based Chrome OS.

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Acer reports brisk Chromebook sales while Windows 8 still lags

Acer's still hoping for Windows 8 sales to take off, but in the meantime, the company has been pleasantly surprised with sales of its Chromebooks.

Access Rotten Tomatoes movie ratings in your Netflix library

With a little browser hacking, you can get more info on the movies you're thinking of watching.

How to fix jerky YouTube video in Google Chrome

If you're a Chrome user who's tired of choppy playback, this quick fix should smooth things out.

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Google expands encryption protection in Chrome browser

The search behemoth Google is following Mozilla and Apple in encrypting everyone's search queries, which will be implemented in the next version of Chrome.

Lenovo gives Chrome OS a try with Chromebook for Schools

The ThinkPad X131e features a rugged design and will be sold to schools at volume pricing of $429 and up starting next month.

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New Chrome browser beta adds voice recognition API

The Chrome 25 beta will also disable third-party extensions installed without users' consent.