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I added 4 new pictures to my unsplash profile (https://unsplash.com/@sgabriel ). Full set on my portfolio: http://sebastien-gabriel.com/photography/napa
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The team is working hard to improve windows management in Chrome OS. After the overview system, it's time for a new visual Alt+Tab UI.
 
The Chrome OS team just started to experiment with a rough cut of a new visual feedback for Alt+Tab (window cycle UI) in the latest Dev update.

To play with it, all you need is to enable the experimental flag at chrome://flags/#ash-enable-window-cycle-ui and restart Chrome.

Source: https://codereview.chromium.org/2129773002
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Chrome 52 hit the stable channel and with it the second phase of the core ui update deployment, macOS. https://dribbble.com/shots/2852611-Chrome-macOS

Along with it comes the security indicators update as well, created by Max Walker (https://twitter.com/maxwkr). A nice update over the previous squared icons and chip and also a path toward better security communication. It also marks the end of the "page" icon for non-https sites, replace by an "info" icon.

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+Sebastien Gabriel Totally understand. Whenever you do find time (even if wayyyy later), i'm sure it'll make a great read.
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The chromium team is changing the animation for pinned tabs to a static image (blue dot) in the latest Chrome Dev update as the animation was too subtle and used to consume too many CPUs on some devices.

Source: https://codereview.chromium.org/2091343002
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Finally available to more users :)
 
The Play Store and Android Apps just started rolling out on the Dev channel for the Asus Flip Chromebook and I'm loving it so far. More devices will follow very soon. Yeah!

Check out https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yDy1WWUdlY8 and https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZLYzX0G0YKQ to learn more about how the chromium team brought the Play Store to Chrome OS so that you can run Android Apps on your Chromebook.

For info, here's the non-exhaustive list of Chromebooks, Chromeboxes, and Chromebases that will be able to install Android apps: https://support.google.com/chromebook/answer/6401474
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Wish it was available for LG Chromebase +François Beaufort​
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The new https://fonts.google.com/ is beautiful.
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I like it but what's new about it?
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Google Duo is out for iOS and Android. https://duo.google.com/
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But not for everybody, yet!
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A new shiny Material Design overview mode is now enabled by default in the latest Chrome OS Dev update:
- See all your opened windows by pressing the []|| shortcut key (aka F5)
- Search by window name
- Use the left and right arrows keys to move thumbnail focus across your displays

Source: https://codereview.chromium.org/2078693002

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I added 8 full resolution pictures from my latest trip to beautiful Arizona and Utah on my Unsplash profile (https://unsplash.com/@sgabriel) Full set also available on my site: http://sebastien-gabriel.com/photography/utah-and-arizona
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Sketch 39 introduces grouped layer behavior and resize constraints and this is more than welcome. https://www.sketchapp.com/support/updates/sketch-39/
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I answered a few new questions on my Wiselike profile, including some thoughts about what I wish I new when I started design or things I wish I did differently in my career.

If that's something that you think might be beneficial to you, it's over there: https://wiselike.com/sebastien-gabriel
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Today marks the Chromebook 5th anniversary.
I've been part of the Chrome OS team for 4 years now.

I joined during the prototyping phase of the first Chromebook Pixel (not that I have anything to do with it). Watching the hardware team iterate to finalize the design was really nice. Fun fact there was test versions of the body in electric blue, light grey and even pink and black.

I've always been impressed by our hardware team and the fact that all Chromebooks, regardless of the price point, lives up to the high standard they defined. A Chromebook can be really cheap, but never of low-quality.

So, to even more years of beautiful hardware :)
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Indeed the hardware (with the exception of my Acer 710 (720) has indeed been excellent. Esp. the HP 11 by Google. Great job!
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Design at Google. Chrome Browser. Chrome OS.
Introduction
I'm Sebatien Gabriel, also known as Kb or KounterB. I live in the beautiful city of San Francisco and I polish Google Chrome's pixels for a living. Also I'm french. Gaming and running are some other stuff I like to do.

I'm using my G+ as a place to share things I like and various brain droppings. 
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Senior designer, Google Chrome.
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Visual design and interaction design.
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  • Google
    UI designer, 2012 - present
    Making Chrome beautiful.
  • Wanaweb
    Webdesigner, 2009 - 2011
    Made beautiful websites.
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