Chrome on Ubuntu: Install it now, show interest in promoting companies to write Linux software!

Christopher Chan christopher.chan at bradbury.edu.hk
Thu Jun 11 01:37:28 UTC 2009


Dotan Cohen wrote:
>> Thereafter, firefox really bogs down when opening multiple pages
>> simultaneously - I do this a lot, say, when catching up with newsfox. In
>> his case, it's normal for cpu to hit 75%+, the fans to kick in, and for
>> the app to be completely unresponsive.
>>
>>     
>
> I can confirm that Firefox is a resource hog. Fx3 is a huge
> improvement over Fx2, however it is still a pig. I don't really blame
> the browser though, as I have over twenty extensions and at least as
> many tabs open at any particular time.
>   


At least Firefox no longer pegs the cpu. Time to try Chrome at home.




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