With the release of new Apple Mac computers that run on a processor (M1), most application developers are working hard to convert their applications to run on Mac computers smoothly, although most developers currently rely on Rosetta 2 to run their architecture-based (x86-Intel) applications during the installation process. And not at runtime, except that Google has done everything in its power to keep pace with the improved Safari browser in newer Mac computers by releasing a version of the Chrome browser that originally works on the new one. Apple processor, but there is a problem nonetheless.
What are the details?
A Google official said:
“Previously, we updated the download page for our Chrome browser to include a new browser version optimized for new Mac computers that come with Apple’s new processor (M1), but we discovered that the version available for download could hang in the wrong direction. “.
We find that many reviewers who have reviewed new Mac computers recommend running Intel Processor (Chrome) browser in newer Mac computers right now or using Safari or any other browser until Google is releasing a fix, which should arrive soon.
But if you want to use the browser version (Chrome) – which is aimed at Mac computers running on the processor (M1) – on the new Mac computer, there is a temporary solution that you can apply until a new update is posted in the browser. All you have to do is follow these steps:
• On your new Mac computer, click on the “Apple” menu.
• Click the (System Preferences) System Preferences option, then choose (Security & Privacy) from the pop-up menu.
• Click on the (Privacy) Privacy option at the top.
• On the left side of the window that appears, select the (Bluetooth) option.
• Under the Approved apps option at the bottom, tap the (+) button to add a new app.
• Select the (Google Chrome) Google Chrome application, then restart the browser.
It is worth noting that Google released last Tuesday the latest update for Chrome in 2020, which is called (Chrome 87), which represents the biggest improvement in performance of Chrome in years, thanks to many improvements, including : improved speed, security and a wide range of features. The news, which you can find out by reading the article: “6 of the most important new features in the recent Chrome browser update.”