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Should you trust that Chrome extension? Use CRXcavator to decide

Duo Security has released CRXcavator, a tool that can help end users and enterprises make an informed decision about installing a specific Chrome extension. About CRXcavator CRXcavator was created as an internal tool by Duo’s Corporate Security Engineering team and, because it’s extremely helpful, they made it publicly available. “CRXcavator automatically scans the entire Chrome Web Store every 3 hours and produces a quantified risk score for each Chrome Extension based on several factors,” the … More

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Google Input Tools For Windows 10: Explained!

There are more than 4,500 spoken languages with a considerable number of speakers. Well, if your work revolves around translating these languages or using different languages then Google Input Tools might make your work drastically easier.

So here’s everything you need to know about Google Input Tools and the major benefits of using this chrome extension.

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Google Input Tools For Windows 10

Google Input Tools is actually an extension that’s designed for the Google Chrome browser. This extension allows users to type characters in different languages. Google Input Tools eliminates the need for installing additional language settings on Windows 10 OS.

Presently, Google Input Tools is available for all Google services, Chrome, Android devices, and Windows. The extension makes switching and typing in different languages fairly seamless.

It is worth noting that, Google Input Tools provides virtual keyboards for over 90 languages, full IMEs or direct transliteration for over 30 different scripts, and handwriting input for over 40 languages. Furthermore, you can use Google Input Tools both in offline and online modes.

Google Input Tools: Download

In a few clicks, Google Input Tools extension can be downloaded and installed from the Chrome web store. Additionally, you can also try out Google Input Tools using the web client.

Lastly, Google Input Tools also has a dedicated Android application that can be downloaded from the Google Playstore.

As for downsides,  Google Input Tools doesn’t provide any sort of checking for grammatical or spelling errors. Consequently, it becomes fairly difficult for a person learning a new language to operate Google Input Tools.

Overall, Google Input Tools is a highly underrated tool that can be used to input characters on a Windows 10 computer in different languages. Do share your thoughts and opinions on Google Input Tools in the comments section below.

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Google’s new Chrome extension flags insecure passwords

As the number of compromised and leaked credentials rises inexorably with each passing day, Google has decided to help users choose safe combinations for all their online accounts. To that end, the company has released a new Chrome extension called Password Checkup. About Password Checkup Once installed, Password Checkup appears in the browser bar. It springs into action when the user uses a username/password combination that is one of over 4 billion that Google knows … More

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