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How to make Chrome's omnibox return only search suggestions

Enter a single character before entering a word or phrase in Chrome's omnibox, and you'll strip out browsing history and bookmark suggestions, leaving you with a clean list of suggested search terms.

By October 7, 2013

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For Chrome, the Omnibox is not enough

Google is slowly upgrading the New Tab page to include its own search box, which can be changed to a default engine other than Google Search.

By August 26, 2013

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Delete annoying URL predictions from Chrome's omnibox

Ever begin typing a URL, only to have Chrome autocomplete it with the wrong address? Here's a way to prevent that URL from showing up ever again.

By August 21, 2013

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Use Earth View to spruce up Chrome's New Tab page

Tired of looking at a nearly empty New Tab page with a search box and a few links? Check out this extension that'll show you images from all over the world, instead!

By October 31, 2014

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Add a mute button to Chrome tabs

Want to mute tabs in Chrome that are making noise without the help of a third-party tool? Check out this new setting in the Chrome Dev and Canary channels.

By September 30, 2014

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5 Chrome tricks for power users

Ready to exercise your supreme Chrome skills? Learn how to set your location, easily view cached pages, and more!

By August 22, 2014

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Quick tip: Add events to Google Calendar via the search box

Google just rolled out a new way to add events to your calendar without leaving the homepage. As an added bonus, Chrome users can use this feature from the omnibox.

By July 18, 2014

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Google demotes Chrome feature that would hide full Web addresses

Those who want their browser to show Web sites' full addresses should be happy that Google put work on its "origin chip" on the back burner.

By June 10, 2014

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Google Chrome's plan to hide URLs hits a snag

Chrome's "origin chip" feature, which hides URLs in the browser's location bar, may be vulnerable to lengthy Web addresses.

By May 7, 2014

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Hate Chrome hiding Web addresses? It may be the future

Some loathe Google's test to see whether it's better to hide the gory details of Web addresses by default. But that move could actually be a sensible shift.

By May 2, 2014