Google does not say much about their Chrome versions but they have recently released Chrome 9 now. They also credited Reddit.com for a critical bug fix.
Google discusses some new features released with Chrome 9: WebGL, Chrome Instant, and the Chrome Web Store.
Many programmers will sometimes consider making software as a hobby that they believe might sell one day. The art of making a software popular though is much more difficult than creating a great program that you enjoy using yourself.
In recent surveys, it was determined that some companies have begun adopting open source products and new generations of engineers and developers have been trying to change the corporate culture. However, changing decades of corporate culture is much more difficult and still has a long way to go.