• Google Chrome no longer plans to hide full URLs because it doesn't help security after all

    9 days ago - By 9to5Google

    For the past three years or so, Google has been working on a project behind the scenes with the goal to hide full URLs in the address bar. Now, Google is pulling the plug on its Chrome experiment and will not hide URLs.
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  • Google Has Decided To Stop Messing About With Chrome's URL Bar

    Google Has Decided To Stop Messing About With Chrome's URL Bar

    9 days ago - By Ubergizmo

    Back in 2020, Google decided that they would stop showing the full website address inside the URL bar in Chrome. This means that instead of showing the full website address including the page name or folder name, you would only see the main name, like “ubergizmo.com” instead of “ubergizmo.com/2020/06/google-chrome-hide-address-url-bar/”. Google claimed back then that this was part of their efforts to help fight against phishing websites, although many argued otherwise. However, it looks like Google's little experiment has come to an end. If you look at your URL bar now, it should display...
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