Get News Instantly Extension Description
The Get News Instantly Extension is a product that comes from a marketing company called Polarity Technologies Ltd. The Get News Instantly Extension is promoted as an app that can help you receive updates on the latest news from the comfort of your new tab page. The Get News Instantly Extension is made available on the Chrome Web Store and displays advertisements that you may see on other browser extension platforms. The Get News Instantly Extension can be installed to Web browsers powered by the Chromium project (Chromium[.]org/Home). The Get News Instantly app is designed to change your new tab page settings and add a search provider to the Omnibox.
There are complaints that the Get News Instantly extension does not let the users switch to an alternative search aggregator in the Omnibox and that the Get News Instantly New Tab includes unwanted advertisements. You should note that Get News Instantly is an ad-supported program that you can install for free. Hence, users are requested to provide something in return. Web surfers may be asked to disable tools like AdBlock Plus and uBlock Origin and allow Get News Instantly to function as intended. The Get News Instantly New Tab and search services are powered by Search.searchrmgni[.]com. The Get News Instantly New Tab includes links to msnbc.com, foxnews.com, and cnn.com that you may find relatively useful. The search bar on Search.searchrmgni[.]com leads users to a customized Yahoo search. Computer security analysts note that the Get News Instantly Extension may be classified as a clone of the Todays News Reporter application and the My Television XP application published by Polarity Technologies Ltd. earlier.
The Get News Instantly Extension is known to upload information like your Internet history; downloads log; installed extensions; themes and Web applications from the servers of marketers. Polarity uses its rich portfolio of free browser extensions to help ad publishers reach out to Web surfers and target individual users based on their Internet activity. The practice is not new, and it is something Google has been doing for more than a decade. The Get News Instantly Extension is deemed as a Potentially Unwanted Program (PUP) by Polarity Technologies Ltd. that you may want to remove and clean the downloaded tacking copies with the help of reliable anti-spyware software.