Even though Google’s slogan is “don’t be evil” I am not entirely sure whether this also applies to their newest development: the Google Chrome browser.

The announcement over at the Official Google Blog tells us that Google is about to release a Free Software-based browser. When I first read the announcement I wasn’t too impressed reading that Google has actually built a browser, this was logical and I have been expecting this move for years. Also, reading that they based their browser on Free Software didn’t impress me too much either, but then I found the comic.

Full story »
sp's picture
Created by sp 9 years 36 weeks ago – Made popular 9 years 36 weeks ago
Category: Philosophy   Tags:
mattsharp's picture


9 years 36 weeks 7 hours 53 min ago


The article essentially

The article essentially complains there is no source

You can go to http://dev.chromium.org/developers/how-tos/build-instructions-linux and get the source, but the browser itself doesn't build for linux yet.

sp's picture


9 years 36 weeks 7 hours 2 min ago


Article has been updated

I wrote the initial article when Google Chrome/Chromium was not release yet. I have just updated the article to reflect what happened recently. Thanks for your comment though.