The Chrome team is stoked to announce the promotion of Chrome 45 to the beta channel for Windows, Mac and Linux. Chrome 45.0.2454.15 contains our usual under-the-hood performance and stability tweaks, but there's also some cool new features to explore - please head to the Chromium blog to learn more!
A full list of changes in this build is available in the log. Interested in switching release channels? Find out how here. If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.
A new policy enables users to enter an asset identifier during the enrollment process. The asset ID field in the device details page will now automatically populate with this value if entered at the enrollment screen of the device. On version 44 or above, the asset identifier also appears within the operating system.
The device details page now contains a section titled 'System Activity and Troubleshooting'. It contains some of the existing fields as well as the new policies detailed below.
The Chrome team is delighted to announce the promotion of Chrome 44 to the stable channel for Windows, Mac and Linux. Chrome 44.0.2403.89 contains a number of fixes and improvements, including:
A number of new apps/extension APIs
Lots of under the hood changes for stability and performance
A list of changes is available in thelog. Watch out for upcomingChrome andChromium blog posts about new features and big efforts delivered in 44.
Security Fixes and Rewards
Note: Access to bug details and links may be kept restricted until a majority of users are updated with a fix. We will also retain restrictions if the bug exists in a third party library that other projects similarly depend on, but haven’t yet fixed.
The Stable channel has been updated to 44.0.2403.90 (Platform version: 7077.95.0) for all Chrome OS devices. This build contains a number of bug fixes, security updates and feature enhancements. Systems will be receiving updates over the next several days.
Some highlights of these changes are:
Improved the efficiency of automatic update (Issue: 481230)
Wireless headset support (Bluetooth HFP and HSP profiles)
Write-access to MTP devices
New design for the user sign-in and enterprise enrollment flows
OCM Point smartart rendering support
If you find issues, please let us know by visiting our forum or filing a bug. Interested in switching channels? Find out how. You can submit feedback using ‘Report an issue...’ in the Chrome menu (three horizontal bars in the upper right corner of the browser).
The Chrome team is stoked to announce that Android WebView has been updated to 44.0.2403.90. The release will be available in Google Play over the next few days for devices on Android 5.0 and higher.
This release includes support for ES6 computed property names and the unprefixed Encrypted Media Extensions API. It also includes performance improvements for Nexus 9 devices as well as stability and security fixes.
Interested in trying the WebView beta channel? Find out how right here. If you notice any issues, please file a bug.