Google Dev channel reaches version 12
The Google Chrome development team has released version 12.0.712.0 of its WebKit-based web browser into the Chrome developer channel (also known as the Dev channel). According to the developers, the first 12.x branch release "contains lots of behind the scenes work (code cleanup and refactorings)".
Further details about the developer channel release can be found in a post on the Google Chrome Releases blog by Chrome Program Manager Anthony Laforge. Chrome 12.0.712.0 is available to download for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux from dev.chromium.org. Alternatively, current Dev channel users can use the built-in update function by clicking Tools, selecting About Google Chrome and clicking the Update button.
The latest stable branch of Chrome is version 10. Chrome 11.x, the previous Dev channel branch of Chrome, went into the company's Beta channel just three days ago and sporting Chrome's brand new logo.
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