Google’s browser Chrome has now arrived in the Dev Channel under version 8 and is available for Windows, Mac and Linux.
The updated Chrome to 8.0.552.0 for all platforms contains a number of stability and other improvements together with adding graphics acceleration to your web browsing using your own graphics hardware.
If you’re using the Dev channel, open up a tab and type in
about:labs. You’ll notice features there to turn off outdated plug-ins, enable “Remoting” support for Chrome, turn on the very useful Google Instant in the Chrome Omnibar, and enable a few other useful features, including GPU acceleration of the HTML5 Canvas feature.
Chrome 8 is now available in the Dev channel for those who check for an update; if you’d like to make the switch, you can do so here. Mac users, you haven’t gotten your Instant search fix yet, but TechCrunch notes that it’s available in the nightly builds.
Via LifeHackerFiled Under: Technology News