Chrome 26 beta released with improved spelling correction

The stable version of Chrome 25 has not even been out for a week and Google has promoted the construction of the canal next beta and plans to release a full version for Windows, Linux and Chrome OS “in the coming weeks” with Mac to follow shortly thereafter. Along with several developers oriented settings (listed below), Chrome 26 brings improved spell check dictionary-updated and new support for Korean, Tamil and Albanian. In addition, you can now sync custom dictionaries across devices.

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In addition to renewing the default dictionaries, Google is also adding support for grammar checking, and context-sensitive namesake – the same technology that is likely to already use the Google search and Google Docs. The engine even correct names, such as the misspelling of Stephen Spielberg (“Steven” is correct). This function is limited to English users to enable the “Ask Google for suggestions” spellcheck option, but Google plans to support other languages ​​in the near future.

Other notable changes:

Developer preview Windows application launcher.
Forced mode composition and the composition of thread on the mac.
Desktop shortcuts for multiple users (profiles) in Windows.
Updated UI style menus in Windows.
Asynchronous DNS resolving on Mac and Linux.
The item allows you to store snippets of HTML to be used for any reason and at any time during the term of your page, but they are not willing or not be used during page load.
CSS transitions allow CSS property changes occur smoothly rather than abruptly.
The calc () function allows you to use basic mathematical expressions anywhere a length or number required by a CSS property.
The API allows your activeTab Chrome extension to interact with the active tab when the user calls your extension – for example, by clicking your browser or strike action to a keyboard shortcut. Since activeTab API requires a user action to activate, not cause a warning during installation permissions.
The HTML element can be used to represent the contents of the document or application.
CSS pseudo elements (like :: before and after ::) can now be animated and transition.
Extensions let you play multimedia encryption protected audio and video content on the Web.
Enable JavaScript Experimental flag in chrome :/ / flags to try Object.observe (), which lets you add a listener to a JavaScript object that is called each time your change of object or property.

People who feel even more adventurous may want to review release of Chrome Canary, which contains a feature that adds a little visual indicator of audio gaming chips. More specifically, it places an animated favicon equalizerover site. Among other benefits, the feature would make it easier to find and close the tabs with ads or other loud noises. It is unclear if or when this feature will come to a stable version of Chrome. Notably, Chrome Canary is primarily for developers and can be unstable.

(credit TechSpot)

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