Wednesday, May 24, 2017
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Panasonic HIT Solar Module Achieved World's Highest Output Temperature Coefficient
Acer Curved 35-inch QHD Predator Z35P Monitor Now Available
SoftBank Reportedly Takes $4 Billion Stake in Nvidia
Silver Lake Invests $400 Million in Unity
LG Electronics to Finally Launch LG Pay in June
Moderate GPU Sales in the First Quarter
Google To Employ Machine Learning To Ad Analytics
Crucial to Debut 128GB DDR4 LRDIMM Server Memory
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > General Computing > Latest ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, November 07, 2012
Latest Chrome Browser Saves Battery Power


Google's latest Chrome browser supports video acceleration that will help users save battery life.

Google's engineers enabled GPU-accelerated video decoding for Chrome on Windows. Dedicated graphics chips draw far less power than a computer's CPU, so using GPU-accelerated video decoding while watching videos can increase battery life.

According to Google's tests, the battery lasted 25% longer when GPU-accelerated video decoding was enabled.

The latest Chrome browser - version 23 - also makes it easier for users to view and control any website's permissions for capabilities such as geolocation, pop-ups, and camera/microphone access. By simply clicking on the page/lock icon next to a website's address in the omnibox a list of permissions is listed and can be tweaked accordingly.

This latest release also includes an option to send a "do not track" request to websites and web services. The effectiveness of such requests is dependent on how websites and services respond, so Google is working with others on a common way to respond to these requests in the future.


Previous
Next
Ericsson To Cut Jobs In Sweden        All News        European Union Approves Joint-venture Between ARM, Giesecke & Devrient and Gemalto
Google Revamps Main Page     General Computing News      European Union Approves Joint-venture Between ARM, Giesecke & Devrient and Gemalto

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Samsung Chromebook Pro Available on May 28 For $550
Chrome's Rumored Ad-blocker May Not Be Exactly an Ad-blocker
Part Laptop, Part Tablet, The Lenovo Flex 11 Represents a New Generation of Chromebooks
Google Chrome Browser Reduces Power Consumption Of Background Tabs
HP Chromebook x360 11 G1 Education Edition Coming Next Month
Chrome Browser Now Supports VR
Microsoft's Web Bowsers Loose Share, Chrome Continues To March
Google Releases New Chromebooks For Schools
Google's Chrome Is The Most Popular Web Browser
Google Introduces Pixel Smartphones, Affordable Daydream VR Headset, Google WiFi, Chromecast Ultra And Google Home
Microsoft Responds To Google’s Latest Chrome Battery Life Claims
Chrome Browser To mark HTTP Connections As Insecure

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2017 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .