Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 13th Aug 2009 19:25 UTC
Google When Google released its Chrome web browser for Windows, Linux and Mac OS X users were left out in the rain, without the ability to enjoy all the goodness that is Chrome. Thanks to the relentless porting efforts of the Chromium team, we now have daily builds of the Chrome/Chromium web browser, and I decided to take a look where the Linux version stands.
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RE: Comment by atari05
by averycfay on Thu 13th Aug 2009 22:45 UTC in reply to "Comment by atari05"
averycfay
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I have the opposite issue. I've come to rely on certain firefox addons so much that using chrome is annoying. Usually, people only mention adblock and noscript, but there are actually a ton of really, really useful addons. greasemonkey alone is invaluable (for me). Right, now I've got about 15 firefox addons installed and probably 5 that I really would not want to do without.

Until chrome can replace that functionality, it's simply not worth switching. I guess I also don't understand the main benefit (speed) because web browsing is really not slow at all for me. I have a fast computer and the only delays I ever see are due to networking, not javascript or rendering.

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