Ray Trace: Put Google Chrome's V8 Rendering Engine to the Metal & Test the Next Generation of Web Apps

Javascript rendering speed has been the ammunition of choice in the browser wars, but as most users know, the vast majority of Java based web applications aren't particularly taxing. With most having been designed with IE7 in mind, the vast majority of web apps only scratch the surface of what is possible. But to prove that Javascript is the wave of the future, Google has launched a new site called Chrome Experiments. Using the tag line "Not your mother's Javascript" Google is showcasing everything from Gravity simulations, to complex Raytracing Canvas's all inside your browser of choice.

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