This article was published on March 28, 2011

That new Chrome icon? Here’s how it should have looked.


That new Chrome icon? Here’s how it should have looked.
Brad McCarty
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Brad McCarty

A music and tech junkie who calls Nashville home, Brad is the Director TNW Academy. You can follow him on Twitter @BradMcCarty. A music and tech junkie who calls Nashville home, Brad is the Director TNW Academy. You can follow him on Twitter @BradMcCarty.

As much as we might love Google, UI and design have never been its strong suits. When the new Chrome icon came out, it was an improvement over the glossy, bubbly thing that we had before, but it still wasn’t great.

A small project from designer Mario Bieh over on Dribbble has given us an idea of what the new icon should have looked like. In fact, if you’re so inclined, you can even download the icon and change your own.