We are starting this week’s #chromeweekender with a rumour. I am not really sure about this commit that I found on the Chromium code, so decided not to write a post dedicated to it. I am adding it to the list of weekend news bits hoping that someone will read the code and tell me more about it.
Let’s get started.
- Plugin Power Saver: Basic proof of concept experiment:Plugin Power Saver: Basic proof of concept experiment. Basic proof of experiment of Power Saver feature. Behind a flag. Builds on top of https://codereview.chromium.org/617073002/Does that ring any bell for you? Let me know!
- Sync all custom wallpapers that user has selected: Another interesting commit, a possible new feature for Chrome OS. Google will have a history of your custom wallpapers too, so that you can go back to a previous one if you want to.
- Chrome 39 Beta: JS Generators, Animation Playback Control, and the WebApp Manifest: A new beta release with some developer friendly updates.
- Chrome Apps May Soon Get ‘Revoke App Permissions’ Feature: Regret giving certain privileges to apps? You can soon revoke them.
- Google’s latest Chromebook update makes it easy to juggle multiple accounts: This is available for everyone now, in the stable channel.
- Turn your TV screen into a beautiful backdrop: Something cool to do when your Chromecast connected TV is idle.
- Google Offering UK Chromecast Owners 3 Months Free NOW TV Access: More Chromecast offers!