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  • Google To Retire Chrome Frame For Internet Explorer And End Support Next January

    Google To Retire Chrome Frame For Internet Explorer And End Support Next January

    Google just announced that it is retiring Chrome Frame, its open source plug-in for bringing Google Chrome’s JavaScript and rendering engine to legacy versions of Internet Explorer. The company cites the fact that legacy browsers like Internet Explorer 6 and 7 are now finally on the decline and that most people are now using modern browsers as the reason for this decision. Read More

  • Google Finally Delivers On Promise Of Admin-Free Chrome Frame Installs For IE

    Google Finally Delivers On Promise Of Admin-Free Chrome Frame Installs For IE

    Today at Google I/O in San Francisco, Google developers Amit Joshi and Alex Russell took the stage at a breakout session to announce an important milestone: a version of Chrome Frame that doesn’t require admin rights to install. While this might not jump out at you as a huge thing, it’s big news for millions of users stuck working at offices or schools with older machines where… Read More

  • Google Working To Remove A Big Barrier To Chrome Frame: Administrator Rights

    I love the whole concept of Google Chrome Frame. It’s Google spitting in the face of Microsoft and showing them that their software isn’t good enough for the modern web — by recreating it as Google software. Granted, Microsoft finally looks to be evolving with IE9, but they had years to do that, so Google stopped waiting and did it for them. Ballsy. Brilliant. But Chrome… Read More

  • Google Has A Solution For Internet Explorer: Turn It Into Chrome

    People hate IE6; they’ve made that abundantly clear on the web. Unfortunately, plenty of people are still stuck using it for reasons such as their work not letting them upgrade. So Google is doing something about it. Chrome Frame is a new browser plug-in developed by Google to give you a Chrome browsing experience inside of Internet Explorer. Let me restate that slightly to make it… Read More