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All Updates tagged: chrome68

New in Chrome 68

Chrome 68 brings changes to the Add to Home Screen behavior on Android, giving you more control. The page lifecycle API tells you when your tab has been suspended or restored. And the Payment Handler API makes it possible for web-based payment apps to support the Payment Request experience. Let’s dive in and see what’s new for developers in Chrome 68!

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Tags: chrome68 new-in-chrome

More native echo cancellation!

A new Origin Trial is run in Chrome M68, which adds support for more native echo cancellers, as well as a constraint to control them.

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Tags: chrome68 webrtc getusermedia

AudioWorklet Design Pattern

Advanced design patterns to unlock AudioWorklet's fullest power with WebAssembly and SharedArrayBuffer.

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Tags: chrome68 webaudio worklet

Deprecations and removals in Chrome 68

A round up of the deprecations and removals in Chrome 68 to help you plan.

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Tags: deprecations removals chrome68

Bring your payment method to the web with the Payment Handler API

Chrome beta 68 ships with the Payment Handler API -- the new, open, and standard way for web-based payment applications to be offered as a payment option during checkout. It enables merchants to accept a wide variety of payment options within a native-browser experience.

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Tags: javascript payment chrome68

Changes to Add to Home Screen Behavior

Starting in Chrome 68 on Android, the Add to Home Screen behavior is changing to give you more control over when and how to prompt the user. If your site meets the add to home screen criteria, Chrome will no longer automatically show the add to home screen banner. Instead, you'll need to call prompt() on the saved beforeinstallprompt event to show the add to home screen dialog prompt to your users

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Tags: progressive-web-apps desktop chrome68 addtohomescreen

Fresher service workers, by default

Starting in Chrome 68, HTTP requests that check for updates to the service worker script will no longer be fulfilled by the HTTP cache by default. This works around a common developer pain point, in which setting an inadvertent Cache-Control: header on your service worker script could lead to delayed updates.

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Tags: progressive-web-apps serviceworker chrome68

What's New In DevTools (Chrome 68)

Eager evaluation, argument hints, function autocompletion, Lighthouse 3.0, and more.

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Tags: chrome68 devtools devtools-whatsnew

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