Archive for October 31st, 2013

Android: Chrome Going Crazy

The last few weeks Chrome on my Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 goes crazy: some parts of certain (relatively long) web pages do not display correctly. Instead of showing those parts while scrolling down or up, about half the screen goes squiggly: text and images start to flicker until at some point I get a screen such as this (note the text below the picture of the flower):


Click the picture to see the original screenshot on Flickr!

For the technically inclined, these are the specifications:

  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 (with 3G)
  • The tablet runs a “standard” Samsung Android 4.0.3
  • The browser is Google Chrome 30.0.1599.92

Is it just a bug, to be corrected in a future version of Chrome? I do hope so!


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