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This article was published on October 23, 2015

Chrome update for iOS streamlines shopping and multitasking

Chrome update for iOS streamlines shopping and multitasking
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Jackie Dove was in charge of The Next Web's Creativity channel from February 2014 through October 2015. Jackie Dove was in charge of The Next Web's Creativity channel from February 2014 through October 2015.

A brand new update to Google Chrome for iOS has made it easier to multitask — at least on certain devices. It has also streamlined the purchasing process for online shopping.

Now, Chrome offers iOS 9’s Split View functionality on the iPad Air 2 or mini 4.

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Buying stuff from your iPhone or iPad? You no longer have to painstakingly enter your credit card number for each purchase (or hunt down that secret place where you keep the number to easily copy and paste).

The new version of Chrome brings the app’s autofill feature from desktop and Android to iOS.

➤ Multitasking and shopping on Chrome for iOS just got easier [Google Chrome Blog]