chromium

Who Blocks the Blockers

Upcoming Version of Google Chrome Will Make It Harder to Block Ads

Google’s main source of revenue is ads, but Chromium developers claim the change is necessary to enhance user privacy and control.
Daniel Oberhaus
1.23.19
Microsoft Edge Browser

Microsoft Putting Edge on Chromium Will Fundamentally Change the Web

The move will allow deeper integration of Chromium and Chrome on Windows, which will lead to major improvements in performance and battery life.
Owen Williams
12.7.18
GAMES

These Silly Games Take Advantage of a Weird Bug in Chrome

Beware of the trees, and the link of death.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
9.21.15
News

The Town Erin Brockovich Rescued Is Basically a Ghost Town Now

There's still hexavalent chromium in the water, the town's houses are being knocked down, and the only place to buy beer is about to close.
Mike Pearl
4.15.15
Bangladesh

A Tannery Worker Poisoned by Toxic Chemicals (Extra Scene from 'Toxic Tanneries')

In this extra scene, VICE News correspondent Tania Rashid meets 17-year-old tannery worker Mohammad Rahman, who has developed a series of health problems from working in the leather industry in Bangladesh.
VICE News
1.27.15
VICE News

Toxic Tanneries Poisoning Workers in Bangladesh

VICE News correspondent Tania Rashid traveled to Dhaka, Bangladesh’s capital, and visited the leather tanneries to investigate the toxic conditions in which workers produce the leather that is exported all over the world.
VICE News
1.22.15
News

Meet the Children and Pregnant Women Carrying Rocks All Day for Albania's Mining Pirates

According to the Confederation of Trade Unions of Albania, 88 miners have died in their line of work only in the last five years. Many more have been severely injured or crippled. No one really knows how many deaths and injuries occur in the informal...
Axel Kronholm
6.3.14