Updating google chrome
In 2011, on the official CSS 2.1 test suite by standardization organization W3C, Web Kit, the Chrome rendering engine, passes 89.75% (89.38% out of 99.59% covered) CSS 2.1 tests.
Chrome periodically retrieves updates of two blacklists (one for phishing and one for malware), and warns users when they attempt to visit a site flagged as potentially harmful.
On January 11, 2011, the Chrome product manager, Mike Jazayeri, announced that Chrome would remove H.264 video codec support for its HTML5 player, citing the desire to bring Google Chrome more in line with the currently available open codecs available in the Chromium project, which Chrome is based on.Google releases the majority of Chrome's source code as the Chromium open-source project. Its success has led to Google expanding the "Chrome" brand name on various other products such as Chromecast, Chromebook, Chromebit, Chromebox and Chromebase.Google CEO Eric Schmidt opposed the development of an independent web browser for six years. newspapers stated at the time that Google was hiring former Microsoft web developers among others.The first phase of the plan is to disable Flash for ads and "background analytics", with the ultimate goal of disabling it completely by the end of the year, except on specific sites that Google has deemed to be broken without it.Flash would then be re-enabled with the exclusion of ads and background analytics on a site-by-site basis.