You might have noticed that the
Google Chrome team has released the long awaited build for Android

. It's still a beta version, but it's a pretty big deal. It's built for
Ice Cream Sandwich

only (we're playing with getting it on Honeycomb devices, but no joy yet), so that narrows down the potential user base a good bit. It's also a beta build, which means there are some features missing and some bugs. Luckily, the good outweighs the bad this time around.
We're going to walk through this bad boy in three parts -- design, performance and tips and tricks. It's good to remember that technically Chrome for Android is still in beta. But it could well serve as your day-to-day browser, with a couple caveats.
Hit the break and have a look.

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