Chrome roundup

, posted: 5-Sep-2008 09:15

ChromeI was going to post a few links about Googles new browser 'Chrome' in my weekly Linkification post - but as theres such a flood of information and articles this week I've decided to move them into their own blog post. So here it is:

Google Chrome, Google’s Browser Project - a great article which includes the original announcement and the 38 page comic that Google put together as a product overview.
Google Chrome screenshots - for those who haven't taken the plunge yet.
Download Google Chrome beta (for windows)
Google Chrome, Chromium, and V8 launch today - the official word from Google.
Google Chrome press event: the video
Browsing with Google Chrome
Google Chrome's about: Pages
Google Chrome Features that we miss in other Web Browsers
Google Co-Founder Expects Chrome-Like Browser For Android
Google's Brin says Chrome headed to Android, probably
Portable Chrome Puts Chrome on Your Thumb Drive
Run Google Chrome in Ubuntu with WINE
Google Chrome Tips and Pointers
Chrome vs IE8
So Is Chrome The Fastest Or What?
Mozilla's thoughts on Google Chrome
The story behind Google Chrome
Dr. Frankenstein's Browser: The Strangely Obvious Ancestry of Google Chrome
Google Chrome EULA Claims Ownership of Everything You Create on Chrome, From Blog Posts to Emails - see next links for an update.
Google does not want rights to things you do with Chrome
Google Updating Chrome EULA to Be Less Creepy
Privacy Concerns Over Google Chrome’s "Omnibox"
Google Analytics now tracks Chrome
Serious security flaw found in Chrome - originally found by Aviv

And now some local reaction / opinion:

Xero's Rod Drury talks about the significance of Chrome - Xero were also very quick to update their site to support Chrome beta.
The Geekzone forum thread on Chrome - some love, some hate and some serious paranoia!

By the way, this blog entry was posted from Chrome. How are you finding it? :)


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My names Phil, and I'm a software / web developer (and designer) based in Hawke's Bay, New Zealand.

I've a keen interest in all things to do with the net', as well as GPS, and most other gadgets.

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