Changing the rendering engine to something called Blink. Changing over from WebKit. There are also changes dealing with notifications on the Windows desktop OS. Security updates as usual.
After experiencing so many crashes with the past two versions (26 and 27) of Google Chrome, I decided to uninstall it completely from my main computer. The isolated crashes feature stopped working and with each new update of Adobe Flash, the crashes became even more frequent. I watch a lot of streaming video via Flash Player. Only used two add ons from the Chrome App store.
I’m actually typing this up from Opera Browser.
Google Chrome is out and according to the Google Chrome blog:
- Web Pages load faster
- Improvements to the Omnibar (Address/search bar)
- Security fixes
Google has released a new major version of the Google Chrome web Browser. It has been out for a week now.
- Improvements in managing and securing your extensions
- Better support for HTML5 time/date inputs
- Better WebGL error handling
- And lots of other features for developers
The stable release on Google Chrome is out now
- GPU accelerated video decoding on Windows and easier website permissions
- Security fixes
To click the page permissions. just click the paper/padlock icon in the address bar. Change settings via the triangle, pulldown menu
A new version of Google Chrome has been released this week.
- Additional Windows 8 enhancements
- Continued polish for users of HiDPI/Retina screens
- The Menu/settings button was changed from a “Gear” to 3 stacking lines. Still found on to the right of the address bar.
There are also security fixes. Read about the rest of the release notes here.