All items tagged with "Google Chrome"

Twitter Updates TweetDeck For Mac To Add New Features, 90+ Fixes

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Twitter has updated one its Mac applications today, but no, it’s not the Twitter app. It’s TweetDeck, which now offers a number of new features, and more than 90 fixes for previous issues. The update brings the native TweetDeck client in line with TweetDeck for Google Chrome.

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Google Chrome For iOS Can Now Play Audio In The Background After It’s Been Closed

Google Chrome For iOS Can Now Play Audio In The Background After It’s Been Closed

Have you ever used Google Chrome on your iOS devices to listen to music on YouTube, only to find it stops playing when you close the app? Sometimes that’s a good thing — you don’t always need videos to continue to playing in the background when they’ve been closed. But sometimes it’s annoying, like when you’re listening to music.

Thanks to the app’s latest update, you can prevent that from happening.

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Dolphin Browser For iPhone Gets New User Interface, Better Tab Management, New Features & More

Dolphin Browser For iPhone Gets New User Interface, Better Tab Management, New Features & More

Dolphin looks a lot prettier thanks to its latest update.

Dolphin is one of the best third-party browsers you’ll find on iOS, and it just got even better on the iPhone, thanks to a new design and user interface, new features, and lots of improvements in version 6.0.

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Google Chrome For iOS One-Ups Safari With Sharing To Google+, Facebook, Twitter

Google Chrome For iOS One-Ups Safari With Sharing To Google+, Facebook, Twitter

Today Google updated its Chrome browser in the iOS App Store with the ability to share webpages to Twitter, Google+, and Facebook. By updating now, Google has beaten Apple’s own Safari browser to the punch. Safari in iOS can share directly to Twitter, and Facebook integration is coming in the fall with iOS 6. Google+ integration is not offered, and given Apple and Google’s rocky relationship, don’t expect to see it ever.

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Google Chrome Updated For The New MacBook Pro’s Retina Display

Google Chrome Updated For The New MacBook Pro’s Retina Display

Google Chrome for Mac now looks good on a Retina display.

Good news for Google Chrome lovers: the popular third-party browser has been updated on the Mac with Retina graphics for the new MacBook Pro. This makes Chrome the first browser besides Safari to take full advantage of Apple’s ultra-high resolution display tech. Google has also included built-in webcam and microphone support and several other improvements.

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Give Google Chrome And Other Third-Party iOS Apps A Nitro Speed Boost [Jailbreak]

Give Google Chrome And Other Third-Party iOS Apps A Nitro Speed Boost [Jailbreak]

What if Chrome felt just as smooth as Safari?

I gave up on Google Chrome for iOS about a day after it was released. Even though my iPhone is jailbroken and I can bypass iOS’s restrictions to set Chrome as my default browser, I missed Safari. Also, Chrome felt considerably slower than the iPhone’s default browser, and that was because Apple handicaps third-party apps by not allowing them to access the lightning-fast Nitro Javascript engine in iOS.

Does the lack of Nitro in your favorite third-party iOS browsers keep you awake at night? Me neither. But that doesn’t mean it wouldn’t be cool to make an app like Google Chrome just as fast as Mobile Safari. For jailbreakers, there’s a new tweak out that makes it all possible.

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Open Sites In Chrome From Safari Without Jailbreaking Your iPhone [iOS Tips]

Open Sites In Chrome From Safari Without Jailbreaking Your iPhone [iOS Tips]

I don’t know about you, but I’m a huge fan of the mobile version of Chrome on my iPhone and iPad. I use Chrome for Mac almost exclusively, and having all my bookmarks and browsing history available to me on the go is really the killer feature.

Alex has already shown you how to set Chrome as the default browser if you have a jailbroken iOS device, but what about those of you (like me) who don’t want the hassle of a jailbreak? How can we quickly hop over to Chrome on our iPhone? Turns out, it’s pretty easy.

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This Week’s Must-Have iOS Apps: Chrome, Weather Neue, Analytiks & More [Roundup]

This Week’s Must-Have iOS Apps: Chrome, Weather Neue, Analytiks & More [Roundup]

Google Chrome finally came to iOS.

Despite months of speculation, many doubted Google would ever bring its terrific Chrome browser to iOS. But the search giant has put an end to the rumors by finally releasing it, and it’s kicking off this week’s must-have apps roundup. We also have a new weather app for those who like to keep it simple, arguably the best Google Analytics client for iOS, and more.

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How To Customize Google Chrome For iOS And Make It Your Default Browser [Jailbreak]

How To Customize Google Chrome For iOS And Make It Your Default Browser [Jailbreak]

After installing a few simple tweaks, Google Chrome will be the perfect Safari replacement.

Google released its Chrome browser on the iOS platform last week, and it wasn’t long before the app shot to the top of the App Store’s charts. People clearly wanted a change of pace, and Apple’s Mobile Safari just wasn’t cutting it.

If you’re a Google Chrome for iOS fanatics out there, you’ll be pleased to hear that a couple new Cydia tweaks have surfaced to make Google Chrome the best Safari replacement around.

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Make Google Chrome Your Default Web Browser On iOS With The BrowserChooser Tweak [Jailbreak]

Make Google Chrome Your Default Web Browser On iOS With The BrowserChooser Tweak [Jailbreak]

BrowserChoose is a free tweak that makes Chrome your default browser.

Google finally released its hugely popular Chrome web browser for iOS yesterday, and just as we had expected, it’s the best third-party browser so far. In fact, in many ways, it’s also better than Apple’s built-in mobile Safari browser. And you can now use Chrome as your default browser on your jailbroken iPhones, iPads, and iPod touches, thanks to the BrowserChooser tweak.

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