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Ubuntu Unleashed 2013 Edition: Covering 12.10 and 13.04, Eighth Edition by Matthew Helmke

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Checking Out Google Chrome and Chromium

Anyone who has been paying attention to tech news over the past year has heard about the explosive appearance of Google Chrome (Figure 3.2). This new browser is fast, secure, expandable with extensions, and the hottest new toy on geek desktops. It is based on WebKit and other technologies, and it downloads and renders quickly while being standards compliant. You can learn more about the easy installation of Google Chrome at www.google.com/chrome?platform=linux.

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Figure 3.2. Google Chrome running in Ubuntu.

Chrome is not a completely open source, but the main foundational parts are made available as Google ...

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