Category: Google Chrome

Google Chrome + Mouse Gestures = ChromePlus

By | November 11, 2009 | 2 Comments

Google Chrome + Mouse Gestures = ChromePlus

Our reader Dainius has discovered a new tool/browser called “ChromePlus”. Basically, it’s a Google Chrome web browser with few additional features and without any Chrome background processes.

What additional features?
At this moment, it has the following:

Mouse gestures
Download Tools Support
IE tab
Super drag
Also, an ability to close tabs by double clicking on them.

Want to try it? Here is a home page link.

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October, 2009 – Firefox, Safari and Chrome Market Share Goes Up; IE, Opera – Down

By | November 10, 2009 | 91 Comments

October, 2009 – Firefox, Safari and Chrome Market Share Goes Up; IE, Opera – DownIt’s that day of the month again, when we check and let you know, which web browser is becoming more and/or less popular. So let’s begin.

Not surprisingly, Internet Explorer lost more market share and went down from 65.71% to 64.64% (1.07 point decrease).

Celebrating its 5th birthday, Firefox market share went up from 23.75% to 24.07% (0.32 point increase). Continue Reading

Weekly Browsers Recap, November 9th

By | November 9, 2009 | 3 Comments

Weekly Browsers Recap, November 9th

Thanks to mabdul for links.

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Google Chrome DOES NOT Have 30 Million Users

By | November 4, 2009 | 122 Comments

Google Chrome Does Not Have 30 Million UsersIt seems that press is picking up a story about Google’s Chrome users count. What they fail to realize is the fact that browser had 30 million active users more than 4 months ago.

“It’s been an exciting nine months since we launched the Google Chrome browser. Already, over 30 million people use it regularly.”
Posted on 7/07/2009.

So, no, Chrome does not have 30 million users, it has over 40 million of them.

Market share:
July, 2009 – 2.59% – 30 million users reported
October, 2009 – 3.58% – ~38% increase = 41 million + users.

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Google Chrome 4, Now With Bookmark Synchronization

By | November 3, 2009 | 14 Comments


The latest beta release of Google Chrome 4 has received a bookmark sync feature. Now you will be able to synchronize bookmarks across multiple computers.

In addition, this release performs 30% faster than it’s predecessor (Google Chrome 3) in Mozilla’s Dromeao DOM Core Tests.

Google Chrome 4, Now With Bookmark Synchronization

Download Google Chrome 4 Beta.

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Weekly Browsers Recap, November 2nd

By | November 2, 2009 | 0 Comments

Weekly Browsers Recap, November 2nd

Thanks to Nox for links.

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Weekly Browsers Recap, October 26th

By | October 26, 2009 | 0 Comments

Weekly Browsers Recap, October 26th

Thanks to Nox for links.

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Creating Google Chrome Theme with Your Pictures

By | October 20, 2009 | 0 Comments

Creating Google Chrome Theme with Your PicturesMr. Kamalakar has written a short guide on how to create a simple Google Chrome theme with your own images.

All you have to do is: paste code into your theme manifest.json file, copy some pictures and that’s about it.

Read guide.

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Weekly Browsers Recap, October 19th

By | October 19, 2009 | 2 Comments

Weekly Browsers Recap, October 19th

Thanks to Andrew, Daniel Hendrycks, Gabana and Nox for links!

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New to Google Chrome Guide

By | October 15, 2009 | 1 Comment

New to Google Chrome Guide

In order to help Chrome users learn everything faster and with ease, today Google has released a “New to Google Chrome” guide which not only provides detailed information on various functions, but includes short video clips as well.

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