Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.

More on LinuxToday

Why Can't We All Use Chromium Instead of Google Chrome?

May 26, 2010, 23:02 (2 Talkback[s])


Desktop-as-a-Service Designed for Any Cloud ? Nutanix Frame

[ Thanks to kiterunner for this link. ]

"This is something I always asked myself. How is Google Chrome different from Chromium. Apart from the logo, there is hardly any difference visually between the two. So I decided to dig further. Here are some of the interesting facts you should know.

"Google Chrome And Chromium, How Are They Different?

* Chromium is the Open Source project from where Google Chrome is derived from. To put it straight, Google Chrome is a rebranded version of Chromium.
* Chromium browser support all the extensions that can be installed in Google Chrome.
* Google Chrome is 99.99% Chromium apart from minor changes like the inclusion of auto update."

Complete Story

Related Stories: