Google has just released the 10th major iteration of Chrome to testers on December 16, an evidence for faster development in version of Chrome compared to that of Internet Explorer.
Two selected changes that affected Chrome 10.0 on all platforms includes the upgrade of WebKit to 534.15 and the evolution of the V8 engine to 18.104.22.168. Additionally, Windows users must have been happy as Google Cloud Print sign-in interface is now available and can be downloaded from Under the Hood. Chrome 9.0 finished from the Dev Channel to Beta on December 16. Chrome 9.0.597.19 Beta has been launched for testing ahead of Chrome 10.0.612.1. The important modifications of Chrome 9.0.597.19 Beta include enhanced sandboxing for the Flash Player plug-in which carries included into the open source browser by default. Google has also introduced the Address Bar which offers instant search functionality. The Mountain View-based search giant pledged that sites will begin to load as soon as users type the URL in the Address Bar, long before they actually press Enter, good news for websites with customers visit again and again.
Key Features of Google Chrome 10.0.612.1:
- One box for everything Type in the address bar and get suggestions for both search and web pages.
- Thumbnails of your top sites Access your favorite pages instantly with lightning speed from any new tab.
- Incognito mode Don’t want pages you visit to show up in your web history? Choose incognito mode for private browsing.
- Safe browsing Google Chrome warns you if you’re about to visit a suspected phishing, malware or otherwise unsafe website.
What’s New in This Release:
Â· Updated V8 – 22.214.171.124
Â· Updated WebKit – 534.15
Â· Google Cloud Print sign-in interface is now out fromÂ behindÂ a flag and can be found in Under the Hood (Issue 60092)