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How to see who's following you online (and stop them)

How to see who’s following you online (and stop them)

Have you ever searched for a product, only to be faced with an advertisement for that same product on a completely independent website? This is an example of how businesses follow you online and targeted advertising in action. Targeted ads allow ad networks to track your movements online. These networks can then use this information …

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What is Chrome Helper on Mac and why is it causing high CPU usage?

What is Chrome Helper on Mac and why is it causing high CPU usage?

As good as it is, Google Chrome is still a big memory problem. All of its positives aside, Chrome’s continued bloat with new features and extensions over the years often puts unnecessary strain on your system resources. Chrome Helper, in particular, often seems to be the centerpiece of browser’s memory usage. What is Chrome Helper …

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How to pin extensions to the Google Chrome toolbar

How to pin extensions to the Google Chrome toolbar

Chrome extensions can be very useful, allowing you to add additional functionality to your browser. However, if you have a lot of extensions installed, you may have a cluttered toolbar that looks messy and harder for you to find what you want. Fortunately, you can choose which extensions to pin to the Chrome toolbar and …

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11 Chrome extensions for web designers and developers

11 Chrome extensions for web designers and developers

When developing a website, you need to make a checklist of many complex requirements. Whether it’s color schemes or fonts, CSS layout issues, or website responsiveness on various devices, it’s important to stay on top of emerging issues. Here are some of the best web development extensions for Google Chrome (and other Chromium-based browsers). Related: …

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How to fix "Your connection is not private" in Google Chrome

How to fix “Your connection is not private” in Google Chrome

While browsing the internet, you may come across a disturbing message from Google Chrome. This message will say that “your connection is not private” and that hackers can monitor what you are doing. While it sounds scary at first, it doesn’t mean you’re about to be hacked! So what does this mean and what should …

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How to block websites on Chrome (and other browsers)

How to block websites on Chrome (and other browsers)

Are there certain websites that continue to appear in your Google search results that you can no longer see? It may be a news site you don’t particularly trust, or you have found that Quora simply does not provide sufficiently reliable answers to your questions. Whatever your reasons, there are different ways to block sites …

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8 Chrome indicators that you must activate to boost your navigation

8 Chrome indicators that you must activate to boost your navigation

The Chrome flags come and go at a rapid pace. These features have been aptly renamed “Experiences” by Google because they allow you to enable, disable, and customize various features that are not yet built into the main version of Chrome. Very often these features never end up becoming the full version of Chrome. But …

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How to Automatically Fill Passwords in Google Chrome

How to Automatically Fill Passwords in Google Chrome

Gone are the days when you needed an external password manager to store all the passwords you use for your various online accounts. For a few years now, Google Chrome has had a perfectly adapted password management function, including options to generate, automatically fill in and store your passwords. It’s not too complicated to manage …

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