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Download of the Day: Google Chrome 16.0.899.0 Beta

Get a fast, free web browser. for October 5, 2011
By: Steve Dougherty | Software News | Posted: Oct 5, 2011 11:22 am

Our Download of the Day today is Google Chrome 16.0.899.0 Beta.


Google Chrome is a browser that combines a minimal design with sophisticated technology to make the web faster, safer, and easier.


One box for everything


Type in the address bar and get suggestions for both search and web pages.


Thumbnails of your top sites


Access your favorite pages instantly with lightning speed from any new tab.


Incognito mode


Don't want pages you visit to show up in your web history? Choose incognito mode for private browsing.


Safe browsing


Google Chrome warns you if you're about to visit a suspected phishing, malware or otherwise unsafe website.


For information about alpha and developer builds, check out the Chrome dev channel here.




The latest version includes the following changes:


Changes in Version 16.0.899.0 Beta


# All

* Updated V8 -

* FTP: fixed compatibility issue with

* HTML5 audio uses faster method of communications between host and renderer, thus reducing lag for Javascript objects; should be most noticeable in games

* Fixed many known stability issues.

# Windows

* Fixed a regression where pages couldn't receive Esc key events


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