Posts Tagged ‘subdomain’

Google Chrome Experiment Displays Only the Domain in the URL Bar

Thursday, May 1st, 2014

I’m generally pretty happy with Chrome … but this definitely sounds like a step in the wrong direction.

Simplification seems to be an ongoing trend, not only when it comes to web browsers but I notice it the most here. With Mozilla releasing Firefox Australis and seemingly not finished yet with the removal of features, and Google launching a minimalistic browser from the very start, it seems that the days of users deciding how they want to use a browser will come to an end eventually. I may be painting a too dark picture here but find the direction that these companies are heading towards quite frightening.