Google Chrome 6 Released

Google Chrome 6 Released

It didn't seem too long ago that Google launched its first internet browser, Chrome in 2008. Two years later, it's now into its 6th version and boy, have they come a long way. From its simple, almost stark beginnings to a browser with a global market share of around 7% and increasing, Chrome is maturing into a stalwart Google product like Gmail, and looking less like one of its numerous experiments that disappear after the initial hype.

Ars Techcnia - When Google launched its Chrome Web browser in 2008, it was clear that the product had considerable potential. Its emphasis on performance and a its intriguing minimalistic user interface attracted a lot of well-deserved attention. Today, exactly two years later, Chrome has over 80 million users, a 7.52 percent global market share (21.87 at Ars, making it the second most popular browser here behind Firefox), and is gradually creeping into the mainstream.

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