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PaulaH
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Pinned topic Chrome comes to Android

‏2012-03-13T00:16:40Z |
 
For those who have been waiting, and you know who you are, "Google is finally bringing Chrome to the Android platform. A beta release of the increasingly popular Web browser was published this morning in the Android Market and is available to users who are running Android 4. The port includes Chrome's advanced HTML rendering engine and many of the browser's popular features."
 
"Other features that will appeal to Web developers include hardware-accelerated rendering for the HTML5 Canvas element and a built-in remote debugging tool that works over USB. The latter will allow developers to attach the WebKit Inspector in a desktop version of Chrome to an instance of Chrome running on a device...The Chrome port, which can be downloaded from the Android Market on Android 4 devices, currently installs side-by-side with the default Android browser. Users can make it the default handler for URLs, but it doesn't replace the standard browser."
 
Updated on 2012-03-13T00:16:50Z at 2012-03-13T00:16:50Z by PaulaH