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Last updated: 24 September 2018
Author: ,[email protected],Quentin S.
Price: Free
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new metroTab is an extension that replaces the new tab page with a more customizable version, with Metro interface.

Also, includes some tiles that can retrieve information from their page and show it to the user in the same page.

To add a tile, customize the look of the page or change the options (like the weather location), put the cursor over the avatar in the upper right corner and select the option on the menu.

Any suggestions of new features or special icons, as well as notices of errors and failures are welcome.


Update Logs:

V1.1.0 update 2015/01/29
1. Optimize the Apps, improve 5 times speed up opening at first time.
2. Fixed some bugs.

V1.0.9 update 2014/12/11
1.Fixed the locale of Portuguese bug.
2.Fixed the bugs about fetch color in image.
3.Fixed some bugs.

V1.0.7 update 2014/10/16
1. Increased Wallpaper support website:
2. Fixed some bugs.

V1.0.6 update 2014/5/30
1. Increased cloud tiles and reminder features.
2. Currently collected 74 tiles include popular sites, games, plugins, we will update tile in future
3. Fixed some bugs.

V1.0.5 update 2014/5/9
1.Change Google tile to Quick Search.
2.Change the dynamic tile logical, click the dynamic picture to the detail page; click the right top corner to the home page.
3.Optimize the codes.
4.Fixed some bugs.

V1.0.2 update 2014/3/17
1.Added auto locate weather function.
2.Fixed refresh background after modifying tiles bug.
3.Fixed the bug that can’t click the feature button due to the long title.
4.Added share function in menu.
5.Fixed the bug that appear blue background when modify loading extension.
6.Optimize the add tile Logic avoiding can’t add new.
7.Modify the top right menu trigger event, now just mouseover or click the avatar then show the menu.
8.Fixed some bugs.

V1.0.1 update 2014/2/27
1.Sort the default tiles contents and position.
2.Added some new tiles, such as Amazon, CNN, eBay, yahoo, etc.
3.Add restore to the default function.
4.Fixed the bug that can’t launch Apps after setting “Open all the links of the tiles in new tabs” option.
5.Fixed some bugs.


Chinese version (zh-CN) translated by Roland Su
Italian version (it) traslated by Matteo Vada
Hungarian version (hu) translated by Zsolt Benei
Turkish version (tr) translated by Oguz GÜL
Russian version (ru) translated by Cyrill Luppo
French version (fr) translated by Etienne Fusz
Hebrew version (he) translated by Shaked Zychlinski
Brazil version (pt_BR) translated by Helder Tiago

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