On My Mac is an on-going series highlighting the software (and sometimes, hardware) I use on my Mac nearly every day. Look for additional On My Mac…posts in the coming weeks! -- Douglas
I have been using Google Chrome as my web browser of choice on my Mac for quite a while now. While Safari serves most needs, I have noticed that Chrome seemed to work a bit faster when loading and drawing pages. Even better, Chrome had an API for extensions before Safari and I quickly found several extensions that made my work much easier. These extensions include LastPass, Evernote, Send to Kindle and several related to managing your Google+ conversations and pages. Finally, I use a lot of Google services, including Gmail, Google Calendar and Google Reader, and Chrome seems to deal with them in a better fashion.
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