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Sorry... but after using the old and the new firefox browsers... I must say they all are pretty much garbage compared to ie9 or google chrome. The constant crashes are so annoying. I have been using google and ie9, both work like a charm
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The fishtank issue is because Chrome doesn't have accelerated canvas 2d enabled by default.

Enable it in about:flags and blammo:



Still not perfect, but its getting there.
    
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Enabling "GPU Accelerated Canvas 2D" in chrome's "about:flags" page improved fish tank performance from sub 5fps to over 40fps for me.

Edit: OH FFS DAMN YOU nathris
Edited by qwertymac93 - 5/10/11 at 7:57pm
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Didn't even realize Chrome 12 (beta) was out until this article. Hit my 'About' in my Tools and it auto-updated to the beta. I still love Chrome .
 
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At the end of the day, it does not matter what browser you use.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Riou View Post
At the end of the day, it does not matter what browser you use.
Really? Because I love Opera and when I use another browser I miss mouse gestures, speed dial, opera turbo, the slew of built-in applications (like a bittorent client) and the scrolling. Opera really nails scrolling.

These things matter to me, so yes - at the end of the day they matter most because that's when I'm tired and love to see that nice red O on my screen .
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Quote:
Originally Posted by nathris View Post
The fishtank issue is because Chrome doesn't have accelerated canvas 2d enabled by default.

Enable it in about:flags and blammo:

[IMG]http://i.imgur.com/tJ4Qc.jpg[/IM G]

Still not perfect, but its getting there.
Yup.

With my 4 megapixel Eyefinity setup I don't go below 60fps according to their test in the latest Chrome 12 Dev.
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Chrome.... um.. what it Internet Explorer? a new Ford model??
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Chrome is great and all, but I find it lacking compared to FF4.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by AtomicFrost View Post
No surprise there. Chrome has always been fast. The issue I have with it however is the atrocious spell check. It makes it unusable for forum posting.

Is there any way to port over FF's spell check?
Learn to spell?
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