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You Can Finally Delete That QR Code Scanner Off Your Phone - MakeUseOf

You can finally delete that third-party QR code scanner you only use once in a blue moon off your iPhone. This is because Google has added a native QR code scanner to Chrome for iOS. We thought QR codes had had their day in the sun, but it looks like ...and more »

Google Chrome gets its own QR code & barcode scanner - TechCrunch

Here's one more app you can delete from your iPhone: that QR code and barcode scanner you only occasionally use. With an update rolling out today, Google's Chrome mobile browser can do the job instead. The app now includes built-in scanning ...and more »

Gmail Drops Support for Windows XP and Vista Users on Chrome - BleepingComputer

Google says that starting with February 8, Chrome users will have to use version 54 or 55 (current) if they want to access their Gmail accounts. Users on other Chrome versions, 53 and previous, will see a warning at the top of their browser, and Google ...and more »

Google makes Chrome for iOS open source - Digital Trends

Google's Chrome browser on desktop has been open source almost since its inception — in 2008, the Mountain View, California-based company released a large portion of Chrome's underlying code as an open-source project called Chromium, which it ...and more »

Gmail Will No Longer Support Chrome 53 And Below - Ubergizmo

gmail-icon There are some users who feel the need to upgrade to a major operating system whenever a new version is released, and then there are those who are content to keep using the current version until there is really no choice. This is because ...and more »

Google Chrome For iOS Becomes Open Source, Development Speed Improves - Tech Times

Google has now finally uploaded its Chrome code for iOS devices on the Chromium repository, often where Google uploads its open source tools for other developers's benefit. The open source code can now be for anyone's perusal, and on top of which, the ...and more »

Google open-sources Chrome browser for iOS - InfoWorld

Google is open-sourcing its Chrome browser on the Apple iOS platform, after making changes enabling the code to be part of Google's Chromium browser project. The code will be moved to the open source Chromium repository, which lets developers build ...and more »

Chrome 56 for iOS adds a QR code scanner via 3D Touch, redesigns iPad tab switcher - 9 to 5 Mac

Just a few days following the debut of Chrome 56 on the desktop, Google has started pushing the same new version to iOS users. While not a major update, this new version does bring along a couple of useful features, including a handy QR code scanner ...and more »

Google open-sources Chrome browser for Apple's iOS, promises faster development - AppleInsider (press release) (blog)

Google on Tuesday announced that the iOS version of Chrome is now open-source, something which could potentially aid developers and accelerate official releases of the browser. Chrome for iOS was previously kept separate from the rest of the Chromium ...and more »

Google has open-sourced Chrome for iOS - 9 to 5 Mac

Since its launch, Google's Chromium project has been a desktop-only matter, but that changed in 2015 with the addition of the Android version. Following that, only the iOS version of the browser wasn't open-source. However, that's changing today as ...and more »