Friday, September 12, 2014

Dev Channel Update for Chrome OS

The Dev channel has been updated to 39.0.2151.4 (Platform version: 6253.0.0) for all Chrome OS devices except the C-48 and the Samsung Chromebook 2 (11"). This build contains a number of bug fixes, security updates and feature enhancements. A list of changes can be found here.

If you find new 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 (3 horizontal bars in the upper right corner of the browser).

Ben Henry
Google Chrome

Beta Channel Update for Chrome OS

The Beta channel has been updated to 38.0.2125.58 (Platform version: 6158.27.0) for all Chrome OS devices. This build contains a number of bug fixes, security updates and feature enhancements. A list of changes can be found here.

If you find new 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 (3 horizontal bars in the upper right corner of the browser).

Dharani Govindan
Google Chrome

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Beta Channel Update

The beta channel has been updated to 38.0.2125.58 for Windows, Mac and Linux.

With this release Chrome Mac is 32-bit and will continue to be 32-bit when Chrome 38 goes to stable. With the release of Chrome 39, we will be moving Mac to 64-bit and will no longer support 32-bit NPAPI plugins.

A full list of changes is available in the Git log. Interested in switching release channels? Find out how. If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.


Matthew Yuan
Google Chrome

Chrome Beta for Android

The Chrome Team is excited to announce the beta release of Chrome 38 for Android. Chrome 38.0.2125.57 will be available in Google Play over the next few hours. This release contains a number of new features including:
  • Support for Battery Status and Screen orientation APIs
  • Additional Material Design updates
  • Lots of bug fixes and performance improvements!
A partial list of changes in this build are available in the Git log. If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug. More information about Chrome for Android is available on the Chrome site.

Jason Kersey
Google Chrome

Dev Channel Update

The dev channel has been updated to 39.0.2150.5 for Windows, Mac and Linux.

A full list of changes is available in the log. Interested in switching release channels? Find out how. If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Alex Mineer
Google Chrome

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Admin Console Update

The Admin console has been updated with the following changes to user and device settings:

Known issues are available here. Enterprise customers can report an issue by contacting support.

Lawrence Lui
Google Chrome

Stable Channel Update

The stable channel has been updated to 37.0.2062.120 for Windows, Mac and Linux.

This release contains an update for Adobe Flash as well as a number of other fixes.  A full list of changes is available in the log.

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.

This update includes 4 security fixes. Below, we highlight fixes that were either contributed by external researchers or particularly interesting. Please see the Chromium security page for more information.

[$2000][401362] High CVE-2014-3178: Use-after-free in rendering. Credit to miaubiz.

As usual, our ongoing internal security work responsible for a wide range of fixes:
[411014] CVE-2014-3179: Various fixes from internal audits, fuzzing and other initiatives.

Many of the above bugs were detected using AddressSanitizer.

Interested in switching release channels? Find out how. If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Alex Mineer
Google Chrome

Monday, September 8, 2014

Beta Channel Update for Chrome OS

The Beta channel has been updated to 38.0.2125.49 (Platform version: 6158.21.0) for all Chrome OS devices except Lenovo ThinkPad 11e Chromebook, Education Chromebook, HP Chromebook 14, HP Pavilion Chromebook, Toshiba Chromebook,  Acer C7 Chromebook,  and Samsung Chromebook Series 5 550. This build contains a number of bug fixes, security updates and feature enhancements. A list of changes can be found here.

If you find new 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 (3 horizontal bars in the upper right corner of the browser).

Dharani Govindan
Google Chrome

Thursday, September 4, 2014

Dev Channel Update for Chrome OS

The Dev channel has been updated to 39.0.2144.0 (Platform version: 6228.0.0) for all Chrome OS devices except the Toshiba Chromebook and HP Chromebox. This build contains a number of bug fixes, security updates and feature enhancements. A list of changes can be found here.

If you find new 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 (3 horizontal bars in the upper right corner of the browser).

Ben Henry
Google Chrome

Dev Channel Update

The dev channel has been updated to 39.0.2145.4 for Windows, Mac and Linux.

A full list of changes is available in the log. Interested in switching release channels? Find out how. If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Alex Mineer
Google Chrome