Chrome 42 Update for Android Brings New Features and Enhancements

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Google has rolled out the most recent version of the Chrome web browser for the Android devices. The update to the version number 42 of the browser adds a feature that will notify the uses when the websites are updated.

This feature was announced by Google in the last month as a part of the beta version of Chrome version 42. The developers of websites can make use of the push API to send out the notifications to the users of the browser whenever a website is updated.


Chrome 42 will let users to add their favorite websites to the home screen of their device to make it quicker and easier to open a frequently visited website. Basically, a banner will be created whenever a particular website is visited frequently.

Besides these new features, Chrome 42 has a series of bug fixes and some enhancements that improve the speed of the browser. The rollout of this update to your device might take a couple of days. Notably, Google released Chrome 42 for the other platforms such as Windows, Linux and Mac only a day before the same for the Android devices.

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