Friday, February 22, 2013

Chrome Beta Updated to Build 25.0.1364.108 - Fixes Crashes and Adds Tilt Scrolling When Switching Tabs

 

Recently Google updated Chrome Beta with some bug fixes, It receives its another update  As usual, it contains a list of fixes and another list of bugs. We aren’t seeing any new features, so be sure to update to at least get on a more stable build. 


 First, issues with text selection handles being placed in the wrong location have been fixed. Next, several "frequently occurring crashes" have been fixed. You're now able to log in to the LinkedIn desktop site, which could be an important fix. On the feature side, the ability to tilt the phone to scroll now works in tab switching mode, so if you like to keep lots of tabs open it should be easier to navigate through them if you choose this option.
There are still many notable bugs -- it is Beta after all -- such as text entry problems with Swype, popup issues and text formatting abnormalities. For this reason, at this point Chrome Beta isn't available for download by searching in the Play Store, but you can 
This update brings many small fixes:

  • [174665] Text selection and text input handles appear at incorrect positions
  • Tilt scrolling now works on tab switcher mode
  • Login to LinkedIn desktop site works
  • Some frequently occurring crashes have been fixed
  • More improvements to scrolling performance and fling speed
Here are the known issues:
  • Chrome not responding on cold start after changing language to RTL
  • Swype keyboard does not automatically insert space between words in omnibox
  • Disambiguation popup sometimes doesn't show entire link
  • Text autosizing may break formatting on some sites

    Sid Goswami is a tech enthusiast, besides being an avid Android fan and blogger, Sid wants to be a photographer and a designer. He can usually be found reading through blogs, taking photos. He's a student and a PHP web developer.