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Print Friendly for Chrome optimizes Web pages for printing

This handy extension gives you total control over what prints and what doesn't—and lets you "print" PDFs if you prefer.


Chrome update strengthens user control over extensions

Starting with version 25 of Google Chrome, browser extensions installed offline by other applications will not be enabled until users give their permission through a dialog box in the browser interface.

13 killer Chrome apps to replace your desktop software

Can you get all your work done without ever leaving your Web browser? We tested a suite of Chrome extensions to see if they're up to the task.

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Why Google might market a touchscreen Chromebook

Google may be developing its own laptop that includes a touchscreen. Amid the current wave of touch-friendly software and new touchscreen systems, the move would make sense; here's why.


Google sandboxes Flash in Chrome for OS X

Google has shipped a stronger Flash Player sandbox for the OS X version of Chrome, making good on an August promise to ship a Mac browser better able to ward off exploits of the Adobe software.

New Acer Chromebook costs just $199

Featuring an Intel Celeron 847 and an 18-second boot time, this new Linux-based device offers an all-time low price point.


Jam with Chrome music app moves band practice online

The app uses HTML5 features such as Web Audio API, Websockets, Canvas and CSS3


Google updates Chrome browser with battery-saving feature

Google released a Chrome browser update with a video decoding enhancement that the company claims will help users save battery life.

Google's Chrome Remote Desktop sheds beta tag, adds new features

Google peeled off the beta tag from Chrome Remote Desktop, a free Chrome browser-add on that gives you full access to another desktop PC running Windows, Mac OS X, or Linux.

Windows 8 users: Google wants you back

The search giant launches a special website to help you “get your Google back” while using Microsoft’s latest operating system.