Google Chrome released on Ganesh Chaturthi

On September 2, 2008 [Tuesday] every techie blog carried the news about the release of Google’s new browser Chrome. In India usually people don’t release/start anything on a Tuesday as it is considered inauspicious.

Chrome Browser released on Ganesha Festival

Chrome Browser released on Ganesha Festival

I waited till late night on Sept 2 to check out Chrome but it was not released. I think it is reasonably safe to assume most of the residents in India got to test drive Chrome on September 3 which was a very auspicious day  – Ganesh Chaturthi. In India, especially in the Southern States of India (Karnataka, Andhra, Tamil Nadu) as we know every function (house warming, office opening etc) starts off with folks seeking the blessings of Lord Ganesha.

So does Chrome have a great future?  Time will only tell 😉

PS: The creative team at created this logo for me. No intention of violating any trademarks.


  1. Nice and clean logo.

    See for the real explanation about the logo design of Chrome

  2. Cool logo..

  3. PC World released a list of the top 10 Google Chrome Add-ons.

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