Google tries six-second preview to video search results

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Google has introduced short video previews to search results. Now, when you search for a video using Google Search, you get a six-second preview of the results for that video before you click further. Before now, the six-second video format was mainly spotted in form of ads. Currently, it appears that any video on the internet can be included in the six-second preview. Google states that videos from other video hosts other than itself should also be available for this feature. Furthermore, this feature is only available on mobile. Right…

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Chrome Web Store extensions found to contain malware

Chrome Web Store

The Chrome Web Store has been discovered to be harboring a piece of banking malware on a Chrome extension. This is the second time this is happening in recent times. Now, a number of shady applications have been infecting systems all over the world using the Chrome Web Store, and many of these malicious applications have been able to escape the most commonly used anti-malware applications available. This latest Trojan discovered on the Chrome Web Store was pretending to be the Interface Online extension. It avoided detection by the 58…

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Asus Chromebook Flip C302: More than a cheap netbook

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Chomebooks are becoming more and more popular these days. This is because they are becoming much more than just cheap netbooks. Google thinks that these devices can be your man computing device, thus recent models tend to look better and have better build quality. Asus released their own Chromebook recently. This device is known as the Chromebook Flip C302, and it was made to compete directly with Samsung’s Chromebook Pro. The Chromebook Flip C302 is not the first Flip device from Asus. However, this device is much better, with a…

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Twitter Night Mode for desktop is coming soon

Twitter night mode

Twitter Night Mode was added a few months ago, and it has become wildly popular for people who take their smartphones to bed at night. However, a version of this feature for desktop had not been available for a while, mostly because people prefer using their phones in bed to their desktops. However, if you use your laptop in bed, then Twitter Night Mode could be coming to you soon. Already it has been spotted by a number of users. This feature is likely to be extremely welcome, enabling a…

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Would you dump Google Chrome for Samsung Internet?

Samsung Internet

Most smartphone users already have their preferred browser apps, be it Chrome, Firefox, Opera or any other browser. However, this has not stopped Samsung from releasing their own browser. Samsung’s Internet app may seem superfluous when a device already has other browser apps, but then it has some attributes that set it apart. For one thing, Samsung Internet has extension support, so users can download a separate content blocker to filter out malicious ads. There are also some handy features, including a night mode, which darkens a web page’s interface.…

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