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Google releases Chrome 15.0.874.100 Beta

Google Chrome is a browser that combines a minimal design with sophisticated technology to make the web faster, safer, and easier. It has one box for everything: Type in the address bar and get suggestions for both search and web pages. Will give you thumbnails of your top sites; Access your favorite pages instantly with lightning speed from any new tab.

So whats new in this build?

  • Updated V8 – 3.5.10.22
  • Numerous buffering fixes and optimizations for HTML5 media elements. (99775, 99749, 100439)
  • Tuned the omnibox to recognize more types of inputs as intranet navigations (99131, 94806)
  • Fixed several crashes and hangs (98975, 98948, 98955, 96861)
  • Fixed Omnibox enters keyword search mode incorrectly (95454)
  • From what is reported, this new build of Chrome contains several fixes that address a problem related to buffering. Chrome was facing buffering issues which were affecting video startup latency, but no more, thanks to this new build. This new build also includes optimization for HTML5 media elements, and now has an improved onmibox (which is ready to recognize a number of inputs).

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