Stable version of Chrome 3.0 released
Google has completed work on a stable version of its Chrome browser, officially adding support for new Web video technologies and tweaking a few key features.
Google announced Tuesday that the third stable release of Chrome is ready for the world, a little over a year after its debut.
Chrome releases evolve from developer previews to beta releases to stable ones, and the third version of Google's Web browser has now earned that coveted status. It's about 25 percent faster than the Chrome 2.0 stable version, and the new version (click here for download) also comes with a few tweaks.
Google redesigned the New Tab page with a click-and-drag mentality, added icons to the Omnibox to distinguish between searches, sites, and bookmarks when entering text in the address bar, and perhaps most significantly,in a stable version of the browser.
Bringing HTML 5 technologies into Chrome is a huge part of Google's strategy for both the browser and. The capabilities delivered by the video tag were a highlight of : the tag allows Web developers to embed videos like they were photos, alleviating the need for plug-ins.
Let us know if you have any problems with the stable version of Chrome., but Google of the browser despite interest from luminaries such as Google co-founder Sergey Brin.