A new Chrome experiment may boost your laptop or device battery life by up to 28%

  • Episode 658
  • July 8, 2020

The latest experimental addition to the Chrome browser promises to save a ton of power usage. A new flag in the Canary version of Chrome called "Throttle Javascript timers in background" will cut down on the processing that normally happens in background tabs, and it could add two hours to a laptop's runtime.

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