Google Chrome released. And the browser war begins!

Well folks, it looks like the browsers war of 90’s is back! and this time its Google which joins the party of Internet Explorer, Firefox, Opera and the likes.Google Chrome

After backing Firefox for a few years, Google today revealed their own web browser named "Google Chrome" to combat with both Microsoft’s Windows Internet Explorer and Mozilla’s Firefox. The link to download Google Chrome went live just a few hours ago and so can be downloaded from

Last week Microsoft released Beta 2 of Internet Explorer 8 – the most standard-compliant version of IE to date. Here is what Microsoft has to say about their old nemesis entering browser market:

"The browser landscape is highly competitive, But people will choose Internet Explorer 8 for the way it puts the services they want right at their fingertips, respects their personal choices about how they want to browse and, more than any other browsing technology, puts them in control of their personal data online." – Dean Hachamovitch, General Manager, Internet Explorer Group

Earlier, screenshots had been leaked from the Google Chrome website which temporarily came online, which can be viewed here at Startup Meme. Now we’ve got our hand on Chrome and here is a pictorial tour of the browser:



Google Chrome Welcome Screen


Customize these settings

Customize Installation Settings



Importing settings


The most beautiful browser ever! ( Yes! FireFox IS UGLY!)


New Tab

New tab

Help Center

Help Center


Bookmarks Option

Live Search

Live Search looking great in Chrome!

Redmond Pie

Not to forget Redmond Pie!




Downloads never looked so hot


…as well as history

Create Application

Create Application Settings

New Application

New Application created

Page Options

Page Options


Basic Options

Minor Tweaks

Minor Tweaks

Under The Hood

Under the Hood

Clear Browsing Data

Clear Browsing Data

About Chrome

About Chrome