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Type in the address bar and get suggestions for both search and web pages.
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Access your favorite pages instantly from any new tab.
Shortcuts for your apps
Get desktop shortcuts to launch your favorite web applications.
Google’s new browser is in Beta; i.e., a work in progress with a few bugs still to work out; but it will give Windows users a first glance at Google’s take on using its web-based applications in place of software programs residing on your computer.
Mac and Linux folks will have to wait.