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Chrome 8 Brings Google Instant To The URL Bar

Google has released an early build version of its Chrome 8 web browser through its developers channel.

According to Wired, the early build version comes with a Labs feature which brings Google Instant to the URL bar.

The feature can be activated by typing 'about:labs' on the URL bar and selecting the 'Instant' function.

However, being the early version of Chrome 8, there may be a possibility that the browser could have some unpatched bugs. Therefore, users are advised to use the browser for testing purposes only and not for regular use.

People wishing to test the new build version can download it by subscribing to the developer channel.

Some of the other Chrome 8 features that can be found on the test version include an early form of GPU acceleration for HTML5 Canvas elements and partial support for Google's Cloud Printing solution.