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2011 – Google Chrome Speed Tests

These speed tests were filmed at actual web page rendering times. If you’re interested in the technical details, read on! Equipment used: - Computer: MacBook Pro laptop with Windows installed - Monitor – 24″ Asus: We had to replace the standard fluorescent backlight with very large tungsten fixtures to funnel in more light to capture the screen. In addition, we flipped the monitor 180 degrees to eliminate a shadow from the driver board and set the system preferences on the computer to rotate 180 degrees. No special software was used in this process. -...
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Google Chrome vs. Internet Explorer 8

To that end, Google has designed an near completely new Web application. In fact, else than the ngo interpretation engine -  which is based on the staring maker WebKit normal of Safari honor – everything in Google Chrome constitutes a rethinking of  how you organise a browser programme. For instance, with the modern versions of Mozilla Firefox and Internet Person, individual Web industrialist tabs are hosted in a undivided knowledge – a hypothesis that is effective (in cost of remembering and cleverness use) but also prone to harmful failures:  A sole crashed...
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Google Chrome Blocked in Cuba, Syria, No...

Very interesting! Google Chrome is blocked in some countries (Cuba, Syria, North Korea, Iran, and Sudan) : Google says: “In accordance with US export controls and economic sanctions regulations, we are unable to permit the download of Google Chrome in Cuba, Syria, North Korea, Iran, and Sudan.”
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7 reasons why we hate Google Chrome

Think twice before switching browsers 1. It’s only in its first beta 2. You won’t have any add-ons Add-ons are a huge draw for Firefox fans, and none of these are available in Chrome yet. Google does intend to create an API for such extensions, but for now you’ll have to make do without your AdBlocks, Better Gmails, and BugMeNots, or you’ll have to switch between browsers to use the add-ons you want when you want them. 3. You can’t synchronise One big plus of Firefox is its ability to synchronise across multiple computers using...
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Memory exhaustion DoS vulnerability hits...

Aditya K Sood from the EvilFingers community, which disclosed the first Chrome DoS vulnerability at the beginning of the month, has released a proof of concept demonstrating a memory exhaustion DoS vulnerability affecting Google’s Chrome versions Chrome/0.2.149.30 and Chrome/0.2.149.29 : “The Google chrome browser is vulnerable to memory exhaustion based denial of service which can be triggered remotely.The vulnerability triggers when Carriage Return(\r\n\r\n) is passed as an argument to window.open() function. It makes the Google Chrome to generate number of windows at...
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Bug in Google Chrome

Between hurricanes and hericanes, you could easily have missed the technology news. Released yesterday in public beta, Google Chrome is a standards-compliant web browser created to erode Microsoft’s browser dominance (i.e. to boost Google’s web dominance) while also rethinking what a browser is and does in the age of web apps and Google’s YouTube. The new browser is based on Webkit, the advanced-standards-compliant, open source browser engine that powers Apple’s Safari for Mac and PC, but Chrome currently runs only in Windows. You figure that out. Here are the new...
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Web Trends Report: Google Chrome

Very intresting John Sanders shows you how the Web giant Google hopes to shake up the...
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Google Chrome theme for FireFox

New! Google Chrome the name is Chromifox the game is FireFox. The original description: A coat of Chrome for Firefox. Say hello to Chromifox, a bright and soft blue theme for Firefox 3 on Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X, inspired by the appearance of the Google Chrome web browser. The plugin link is: https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/8782 Install to firefox direct link:...