Chrome is a browser developed for Windows initially, Later It was ported to Linux, Unix, macOS, and Android.

It was developed by Google.

Chrome code is written and comes from Google Chromium Project.

Initially, It uses a WebKit rendering engine, Later migrated the render engine to Blink except for the IOS version.

Chrome is a popular browser and a worldwide leader in market share compared with all browsers.

Chrome Web Store

Chrome Web store List out all the applications that run on Chrome. It is used to install the applications as a extensions.


Extensions are applications, games, and tools that modify behavior and enhancement features to the chrome application.

The extensions are developed using Opensource HTML, CSS, and Javascript.

Popular Extensions

  • Adblock Plus
  • Chrome Remote Desktop
  • Facebook Messenger
  • Google Docs
  • Dropbox
  • Google Maps
  • Google Drive

Chrome Browser Features

  • password management
  • Privacy using Incognito Modes
  • Auto Login
  • Built-in Tools
  • Developer tools
  • Webstore to extend or add features

Chrome Supported OS and Platforms

  • Windows
  • Android
  • IOS
  • Linux Desktop
  • Unix
  • macOS
  • ChromeOS