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Google caves in to pressure and agrees to make changes to Chrome browser

2 monthes ago   |   By WMPoweruser

Google faced lots of criticism over the past few days because of the latest changes in its Chrome web browser. First, with Google Chrome 69, logging into any Google service such as Gmail or YouTube will now also log you into the browser itself, which means a large number of items like browser history will...
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Google Chrome's next release will address privacy concerns with cookies and sign-ins

Google Chrome's next release will address privacy concerns with cookies and sign-ins

2 monthes ago   |   By The Next Web

Google today said that it will make changes in the Chrome browser to address privacy concerns regarding cookies and user sign-ins. These improvements will roll out in Chrome's next update - version 70. Earlier this week, a bunch of users found out that Google was automatically signing them into Chrome when they signed into any Google services. An engineer and manager on the Chrome team clarified later that this doesn't mean the browser is uploading user data to Google servers. In Chrome 70, you will be able to toggle an option called Allow Chrome sign-in, which will give you control over...
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Chrome 70 will clarify controversial, confusing sign-in changes

Chrome 70 will clarify controversial, confusing sign-in changes

2 monthes ago   |   By SlashGear

For the most part, Chrome 69 is a significant release, bringing in a new Material Design, a smarter search bar, and more. But thanks to a rather unannounced feature, it has turned into quite a mess. Contrary to its stated goal, the new sign-in consistency only brought more confusion and the usual monopolistic accusations. Now Google is telling Chrome users...
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Chrome 70 will let users decline to linking web, browser sign-in

Chrome 70 will let users decline to linking web, browser sign-in

2 monthes ago   |   By Engadget

Over the weekend professor and cryptographer Matthew Green noticed that in Chrome 69, signing into Google websites while using Chrome caused the browser to show him as signed in there as well. Concerned about the implications of tracking behavior acr...
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