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Chrome to target abusive notification requests beginning in July

June 12, 2020

Via: Techworld
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Chrome next month will begin to block notifications from sites that Google believes misuse or abuse the privilege of issuing the warnings.

Starting with Chrome 84 – scheduled to release July 14 – sites that Google thinks traffic in notifications meant to trick users will be blacklisted. Such sites’ notifications will be scaled back to what Google earlier defined as its “Quiet UI” and a Chrome-produced warning will appear telling the user that the website may be trying to dupe him or her into accepting future notices.

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