Google celebrates the 50th version of Chrome

Last week, Google released the 50 version of its Chrome browser. On this occasion the company has an infographic and sharing some data.

After weeks of rumors, September 2, 2008, Google launched its Chrome browser. It is through a little cartoon that the software was originally announced. Google explained to “add value for users and at the same time, participate in the development of innovation on the web.”

Nearly eight years later, the browser to version 50 and Chrome now has 1 billion monthly active users. It must be said that the browser is installed by default on Android devices – one of the black points raised by the European Commission yesterday. Each month, 771 billion web pages are loaded and thanks to the automatic filling device, Google believes greatly facilitate the entry with 500 billion per month automatically selected characters.

Every month the instant translation device Google would pass sieve 3.6 billion pages while browsing safety Safe would prevent 145 million Internet users to visit a malicious. In total, Google said it had donated $ 2.5 million to security experts have identified vulnerabilities and shared their work with Google to perform updates.

Download Google Chrome 50 for Windows, Chrome 50 for OS X, Chrome 50 for Linux

See the infographic below

Edited on 21/04/2016 at 14h36

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