In Pictures: 8 new features in Chrome (desktop or mobile)

Here are several significant features that have been added recently to the various versions of Chrome

FEATURE: Audio indicators on tabs ADDED TO: Chrome Beta

Speaking of sound playing, this feature has been on user wish lists for all web browsers in general for years now -- and has finally shown up in the desktop versions of Chrome Beta. Sound playing from a web page is designated by an audio level meter set over the page’s favicon that throbs to its rhythm. So if you have several tabs open and sound suddenly plays from one of them that’s set in the background (like an ad with audio set to auto-play), this will help you hunt down the offending tab more easily.

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