Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 18th Apr 2010 11:57 UTC, submitted by Anonymous
Google Now this is something that I find really interesting. We all know and love Google Chrome/Chromium (and if you don't, you're demonstrably wrong), but Google recently made a change in the developer version that ruffled some feathers: the URL field will no longer show the "http://". This made a lot of people very upset.
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by kvarbanov on Mon 19th Apr 2010 08:28 UTC
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2008-06-16

I don't really understand the reason for hiding it - is there any real benefit ? Who cares if it's there or not ? But I guess some people will get confused. Whatever ... I'm, personally, doing a lot of https://, ftp://, fish:/, sftp:// and smb:// in my Konqueror ...

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