Google Chrome OS 19 delivered in Stable Channel

Google Chrome OS 19 delivered in Stable Channel

Google Chrome developers have released Chrome OS 19 for the users on the stable channel.

This is a major update which brings on the brand new user interface named Aura to Chromebooks.

Changelog:

Entirely redesigned UI and updated Window Manager
New modes for multiple monitor handling: mirrored (highest common resolution only), show only on primary, show only on secondary (Switch with Ctrl + F5)
New open source trackpad stack
Updated Scratchpad app
New file types supported
Functional and visual refresh of the Chrome OS Settings
Recovery tool supports re-formatting recovery media (use a previous recovery image USB)
Introduced new Japanese fonts (Motoya G04 Gothic/Mincho)

Google has also just launched their first Chromebox along with a new Chromebook in collaboration with Samsung.

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