Stable Channel Update
- Tab indicators for sound, webcam and casting
- A different look for Win8 Metro mode
- Automatically blocking malware files
- A number of new apps/extension APIs
- Lots of under the hood changes for stability and performance
You can read more about these changes at the Chrome blog.
Security Fixes and Rewards
This update includes 11 security fixes. Below, we highlight fixes that were either contributed by external researchers or particularly interesting. Please see the Chromium security page for more information.
[$1000] High CVE-2013-6646: Use-after-free in web workers. Credit to Collin Payne.
[$1000] High CVE-2013-6642: Address bar spoofing in Chrome for Android. Credit to lpilorz.
 Medium CVE-2013-6645 Use-after-free related to speech input elements. Credit to Khalil Zhani.
-  CVE-2013-6644: Various fixes from internal audits, fuzzing and other initiatives.
Many of the above bugs were detected using AddressSanitizer.
- Keyboard input is not working correctly in Windows 8 metro mode. This may impact IMEs, RTL layouts. (164964)
- Trackpad users may not be able to scroll horizontally. (332797)
- Drag and drop files into Chrome may not work properly. (332579)
- Closing Tab by pressing the ‘x’ button may not work. (332334)
- On some machines the browser UI can flicker when resizing the window. (305432)
- Opening another profile using the profile icon switcher in Win8 mode results in the new window being opened on the Desktop instead of in Win8 mode. (325919)
- Chrome conflicts with Norton Software including Identity Safe Toolbar. (327110)
- Windows 8 mode is not yet supported on HiDPI devices and Windows 8 mode is not supported on machines without hardware acceleration (160457 and 332503).
- Using Nvidia’s Stereoscopic 3D feature turns Chrome pink. Users should disable this feature in Nvidia’s control panel to restore normal functionality(319115).