Chrome 84 released. This version has fewer feature updates directly for users, mainly improves developer tools and Web API updates. The following is a quick overview of the content:
- Users can start common tasks within your app, with App Icon Shortcuts.
- The Web Animations API adds support for a slew of previously unsupported features.
- Wake lock can prevent the screen from dimming or locking.
- The Content Indexing API helps surface content that is available offline.
- There are new origin trials for idle detection and Web Assembly SIMD.
- And more.
App icon shortcuts
Web animations API
animation.finishedhave been promisified.
- The browser can now cleanup and remove old animations, saving memory and improving performance.
- And you can now combine animations using composite modes – with the