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Chrome is about to look a bit different

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Image: The Verge

Chrome on the desktop is about to get a new look. Google’s widely used browser is getting an update based on its Material You design language in the coming weeks, and in this case, that will include refreshed icons with “a focus on legibility” and new color palettes that “better complement your tabs and toolbar,” according to a blog post from Chrome VP Parisa Tabriz.

You can get an early peek at the new look in the image and GIF below. To me, the most noticeable change is that things look a bit more rounded, like the new corners near the top of the window.

Image: Google

More rounded corners, Google’s favorite new thing.

GIF: Chrome

Chrome itself isn’t the only thing that’s getting a new…

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