Google Chrome is the most widely-used web browser around the world, thanks to features such as a minimal user interface, extensive range of functionality-enhancing extensions and of course, seamless integration and synchronization with other Google services. From PCs to smartphones, it s used across a variety of devices. Also Read - Google relaunches offline Calendar support for desktop users; how to useAlso Read - Android 12 could come with a new mode that restricts networking features: Report
Dubbed Lazy Loading, the feature has been spotted on Google Chrome s developmental Canary channel.
In the simplest of terms, Lazy Loading is a technique that allows the web browser (in this case, Google Chrome) to load only those webpage elements that are currently visible on the display. The rest of the elements are loaded as the user scrolls up/down. This results in an overall faster browsing experience, since the browser doesn t have to load and cache the entire webpage in one go.
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If you want to try this feature out, you ll first need to download Google Chrome s latest Canary build. Once installed, open chrome://flags to access Google Chrome s flags (experimental features) sub-section.
Now, find the following two flags, change their value to Enabled, and restart the browser when prompted to do so.
That s it! With Lazy Loading enabled, you should see (at least, a little) improvement in your web browsing experience.