Google Voice extension has massive memory leak!

If you are wondering what’s eating all your RAM, check if you’ve got the Google Voice extension installed in Chrome. (Yes, that’s 1.2GBs and climbing!) I’m hoping this was the cause of my random BSODs.

For now the solution is to disable the extension until it gets fixed. Just go to Tools > Extensions, find the Google Voice extension and uncheck the Enabled box. (The menu is accessed by clicking the icon with three bars in the top-right corner.

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