Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 8th Jun 2012 02:34 UTC
Google "Back in March, we began work on a Metro-style enabled desktop browser, a version of Chrome that will run in both the Metro and desktop environments of Windows 8 on x86. (Chrome won't run in WinRT, i.e. Windows 8 on ARM processors, as Microsoft is not allowing browsers other than Internet Explorer on the platform). If you're running the Release Preview of Windows 8, you'll be able to try Chrome in Metro mode in the next Chrome Dev channel release by setting it as your default browser." Metro-Chrome is just plain Chrome running in Metro, without a proper Metro UI at this point. They're working on that though, so this is really very early game. Good to know they're on it, though - I love me some WebKit.
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RE[2]: Comment by Gone fishing
by Gone fishing on Sat 9th Jun 2012 07:57 UTC in reply to "RE: Comment by Gone fishing"
Gone fishing
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I don't disagree with you, other than I don't think the desktop or large laptop is going away people will have this and a mobile device.

The point I was making is that Metro is needed on the Desktop to facilitate MS in the mobile space - this you seem to agree with. I'm going a little further and saying metro is being pushed onto desktop users even though it seems that it will not be ideal in order to give MS leverage in the mobile space, i.e MS is using its dominance as a desktop OS to promote its mobile products.

I'm sure this is true.

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