On Tuesday, Google announced a new update to the Chrome browser, adding improved omnibox suggestions based on the most recently visited Web pages. The update also brings a fresh reset feature, similar to Firefox's own browser reset button. This is helpful for eliminating all those unwanted extensions and unintended add-ons that you may have accumulated over the years inside your Chrome extensions. Your themes, bookmarks, and Chrome apps should still remain intact.
Mac users also get rich notifications support for in-app- and extension updates.Grab the Chrome updates here: Windows Mac
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- CNET update: Disney Infinity goes mobile with apps, featuring Justin Yu!
- Researcher posts Facebook bug report to Mark Zuckerberg's wall.
- Get a monthly mystery care package for nerds.
- 404 listener Mark e-mailed us to show off these floppy disk transport sleeves at his local dollar store!
The complete YouTube app for Windows Phone has finally returned. After a public tussle between Microsoft and Google over the app last May, the two companies have made nice.
"We've released an updated YouTube app for Windows Phone that provides the great experience our consumers expect while addressing the concerns Google expressed in May, including the addition of ads," a Microsoft spokesperson told CNET. "We appreciate Google's support in ensuring that Windows Phones customers have a quality YouTube experience and look forward to continuing the collaboration."
The skirmish between the two companies began last … Read more