GOOGLE CHROME EXPERIMENT GONE HORRIBLY WRONG; CAUSED MASSIVE OUTAGES WORLDWIDE

GOOGLE CHROME'S LATEST ISSUE DID NOT AFFECT ALL CHROME USERS, BUT ONLY THOSE RUNNING ON WINDOWS SERVER SETUPS COMMON IN ENTERPRISE NETWORKS.

ACCORDING TO THE DESIGN DOCUMENT OF GOOGLE CHROME, THIS IS AN EXPERIMENTAL FEATURE THAT HANGS CHROME TABS WHEN USERS OTHER APPS ON TOP OF GOOGLE CHROME.

Google Chrome's latest issue did not affect all Chrome users, but only those running on Windows Server setups common in enterprise networks.
Other Google Chrome users shared their experiences on various online forums, including Google's support forum, Reddit, and Chrome bug tracker, among others.
According to the design document of Google Chrome, this is an experimental feature that hangs Chrome tabs when users other apps on top of Google Chrome.

The search engine giant recently conducted an unannounced experiment that has horribly gone wrong. The issue, which was first observed on Wednesday, crashed thousands of browsers and enterprise for almost two days. Google...

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