Screenshots offer first look at Google Chrome updated for Material Design

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Chrome has looked much the same for years — despite Google’s major Material Design push over the past couple of years. It looks like Chrome on desktop will soon get a fresh coat of paint, however, to match its iOS and Android versions.

The Next Web

Code included in the latest versions of the browser offers a sneak peek at what the updated version of the browser will look like, and at first glance, it’s certainly not a drastic change. Screenshots posted by The Next Web definitely show Material Design’s “flat” style is in full force here, with tabs that now have squared-off corners. The few buttons in Chrome’s interface have also been updated, and they now have a ripple-style flourish when clicked, like many Android apps….

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