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      Google Fixes Issue That Broke Millions of Web-Based Games in Chrome
      By Catalin Cimpanu | May 16, 2018

       
      Google released yesterday a Chrome update that temporarily fixed a bug that broke millions of web-based games, some of which couldn’t play audio at all, despite whatever tricks and configs users tried.

      The bug was introduced in mid-April when Google launched Chrome 66. One of this release’s features was its ability to block web pages with auto-playing audio.

      While the feature was obviously aimed at web pages with ads and auto-playing videos, it had an unforeseen side-effect of also muting HTML5 and JavaScript-based games.

      With today’s release of Chrome for Desktop v66.0.3359.181, Google has now fixed this issue, but only temporarily.

       
      Read the full article here

       

       
      Stable Channel Update for Desktop
      Tuesday, May 15, 2018

      The stable channel has been updated to 66.0.3359.181 for Windows, Mac, and Linux, which will roll out over the coming days/weeks.

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