Google released a new update for Chrome for Android, still in beta, for our Android device. This is version 0.18.4409.2396 (Chrome 18.0.1025.133), for now only available for devices running Android 4.0, better known as Android Ice Cream Sandwich, now available in 31 more languages and in all countries where Google Play is available.
- Allow for download of files to the device
- Complex Text Layout (CTL) and Right to Left (RTL) text support in rendered pages
- Enable old-style YouTube embed content to be played via native YouTube app
- Support for country-specific suggested search engines.
- You can now request the desktop version of a website, in case you would rather not view the mobile version.
- You can now add bookmarks as shortcuts on your home screen, so you can get to your favorite sites faster.
- Choose your favorite apps to handle links opened in Chrome.
- Have a proxy setup for Wi-Fi access? You can now use Chrome with the system proxy configured in Android settings.
Chrome for Android is available free at Google Play.
Google Play | Chrome for Android