chrome chrome  /ˈkroʊm/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) another word for chromium when it is used in dyes or pigments
  2. (v) plate with chromium
  3. (v) treat with a chromium compound

Usage(s):

  1. Outgoing chrome is usually labeled South African as well and is bought in large quantities by the Japanese.
  2. The chrome neck is articulated and bends while maintaining the angle of the screen; it connects to the computer, an improbably small hemisphere at 10.
  3. Over its 60 years, Ikea has built a reputation as a purveyor of inexpensive but stylish home furnishings, selling everything from leather sofas to chrome toilet-bowl cleaners.

News

  1. Google retires Chrome Frame, has it given Internet Explorer the stamp of approval?

    Yesterday, Google announced that it was retiring Chrome Frame. The curious browser-in-a-browser plug-in allowed users to bolt on Chrome to Internet Explorer’s undercarriage. When Chrome Frame arrived on the scene in 2009, the…
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Geek.com

  2. Chrome Experiment’s ‘Cube Slam’ lets you smash your friends ‘Pong’-style via video

    Google's latest Chrome Experimenta,'Cube Slam' was released yesterday. It's built with WebRTC, which lets you play against friends via video without needing to install any plug-ins. If you miss 'Pong,' you'll definitely want to try this game.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Digital Trends

  3. Chrome, Vine, Yahoo use on the rise for iOS users

    Exclusive: New usage data from Onavo shows that iOS users are taking to Chrome, to Twitter's Vine and to Yahoo apps.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: GigaOM

Quotes

  1. In a speech followed by a question session in front of the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference audience, Ballmer said, "to me the Chrome OS thing is highly interesting," but remarked that "it won't happen for a year and a half and they...
    on Jul 14, 2009 By: Steve Ballmer Source: Apple Insider

  2. "I hope big chunks of Chrome make it into the next generation of Firefox," Brin said.
    on Sep 2, 2008 By: Brin Source: International Herald Tribune

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