Google Chrome 38

Chrome 38 Beta: New primitives for the next-generation web

After the release of Chrome 37 stable few days earlier, Google has just released it’s first Chrome 38 beta version. The release includes tons of new primitives and APIs to simplify development and outlined features below applies to Chrome for Android, Windows, Mac, Linux, and Chrome OS. Chrome 38 Beta new Javascripts Features New element – Enable a responsive images solution by declaring multiple resources for an image using CSS media queries Map (ES6) – Map objects are simple key/value maps Screen Orientation API – Gives ability to read the screen orientation and lock it Navigation Transitions – Allows web authors to both improve the perceived loading speed as well as provide visual polish by allowing two pages to coordinate on a transition animation Math functions (ES6) – Math related functions – sign, trunc, sinh, cosh, tanh, asinh, acosh, atanh, log10, log2, hypot, fround, clz32, cbrt, log1p, expm1 (as Math.