In this article we’re see how to install Chrome on Ubuntu and Mint. Google Chrome is one popular internet browser developed by Google. The most popular Linux Distros have pre-installed Mozilla Firefox. While it’s definitely a good browser, many users don’t want to change Google Chrome. In this tutorial we’ll see how to install Chrome on Ubuntu and the same applies for Lubuntu and Mint Linux. Also we’ll see how to install Chromium.
Google Chrome 47 update (47.0.2526.73 ) recently released, comes with a 41 security fixes, very tiny UI changes (except for the built-in PDF viewer, which was redone entirely), and the removal of the desktop notification center. The iOS version has added new keyboard shortcuts and support for 3D touch. Google Chrome 47 Highlights: Use-after-free in AppCache Cross-origin bypass in core Cross-origin bypass in DOM Out of bounds access in v8 Out of bounds access in Skia Use-after-free in Extensions Type confusion in PDFium Out of bounds access in PDFium.
The Chrome team recently announced the promotion of Google Chrome 46 to the stable channel for Windows, Mac and Linux. This latest release Google Chrome 46.0.2490.71 comes with a number of bug fixes and improvements, including a number of security fixes highlighted below. Cross-origin bypass in Blink. Credit to Mariusz Mlynski. Use-after-free in PDFium. Credit to anonymous. Use-after-free in ServiceWorker. Credit to Collin Payne. Bad-cast in PDFium. Credit to Atte Kettunen of OUSPG.
The Chrome team recently announced the release of Google Chrome 45.0.2454.26 (Platform version: 7262.25.0) for all devices to the beta channel. This build contains a number of bug fixes, security updates, and feature enhancements. Google Chrome 45.0.2454.26 updates The autofill credit card editor uses Calendar.getInstance() Use native theme’s throbber colors for tabstrip throbber (GTK theme Avoid destroying webview Surface too early net: remove uber.
The Chrome team have released a stable version of Google Chrome 41.0.2272.76 for Windows, Mac and Linux. Chrome 41.0.2272.76 contains a number of fixes and improvements, including – A number of new apps/extension APIs; Lots of under the hood changes for stability and performance. Google Chrome 41.0.2272.76 updates Prevent login as new user on disabled devices [net] Subtract timestamps to determine if uploading file changed. VP8Parser: Fix calculation of DCT partition sizes.
The newest Chrome OS 40 Beta channel release includes several new developer features to help you make richer, more compelling web content and apps, especially for mobile devices. Unless otherwise noted, changes described below apply to Chrome for Android, Windows, Mac, Linux, and Chrome OS. Service Workers This release adds service workers, a powerful new API that allows developers to make sites work offline by intercepting network requests to deliver programmatic or cached responses.
For the past 4 days, I was having issues accessing some websites like facebook.com, dropbox.com and few others on Google Chrome and Internet Explorer. Each time I try to access these sites, I was presented with a certificate error as shown below: Your connection is not private Attackers might be trying to steal your information from www.facebook.com (for example, passwords, messages, or credit cards). Hide advanced www.facebook.com normally uses encryption to protect your information.
The Chrome team early this month announced the release of Google Chrome 38 stable channel for Windows, Mac and Linux. Google Chrome 38.0.2125.101 as announced contains 159 security fixes, including 113 relatively minor fixes found using MemorySanitizer and a number of other fixes and improvements, of which includes, A number of new apps/extension APIs and lots of stability and performance changes. Highlight of some of the fixes includes Critical CVE-2014-3188: A combination of V8 and IPC bugs that can lead to remote code execution outside of the sandbox High CVE-2014-3189: Out-of-bounds read in PDFium High CVE-2014-3190: Use-after-free in Events High CVE-2014-3191: Use-after-free in Rendering High CVE-2014-3192: Use-after-free in DOM High CVE-2014-3193: Type confusion in Session Management High CVE-2014-3194: Use-after-free in Web Workers Medium CVE-2014-3195: Information Leak in V8 Medium CVE-2014-3196: Permissions bypass in Windows Sandbox Medium CVE-2014-3197: Information Leak in XSS Auditor Medium CVE-2014-3198: Out-of-bounds read in PDFium Low CVE-2014-3199: Release Assert in V8 bindings Revert of Move sqlite_channel_id_store from chrome/browser/net to net/extras Android update menu edge bg for tablets migrate desktop FRE to use new confirmation bubble show new confirmation bubble when signing in from the new avatar menu and a modal warning dialog is displayed see change log for full release details Install Google Chrome 38 stable on Ubuntu 14.
Google recently released Google Chrome Stable version 35 with important changes, one of which is replacing the GTK+ with Aura, a multi-platform toolkit used for creating graphical user interfaces. This release is more targeted at the developers for building Web contents and apps for mobile devices. In addition to this change, new notification center and App launcher were also added What is Aura? Aura is a cross-platform graphics system UI stack used by Google Chrome OS that fully takes advantage of graphics processors where supported.