A new tab page for Google Chrome inspired by Zune
A new tab page for the modern web, inspired by Zune.
This project is hosted on Github: https://github.com/metro-start/metro-start
Google Plus: https://plus.google.com/b/113203025061551343638/113203025061551343638
New Fonts! Tighten Up! SCSS!
This new version features more fonts and improved performance and reliability.
So many changes, I had to skip a version number!
Integrated the awesome project, Trianglify, for more background customization options!
Moved theme editor functionality into its own custom modal!
Created a brand new modal dialog system!
Many, many (oh god why were there so many) bugs fixed!
This update has been a long time coming so apologies for any bugs or issues encountered.
I'll try to get some bug fix releases out as warranted.
Using a new algorithm for the random colors.
Fixed a bug that prevented saving themes.
New: Randomize! Press the randomize button to randomly select different themes.
New: Random theme: Select this theme to choose a different color every time the page opens. (Be sure to save if you want to keep it!)
Improved: Minified and compressed for speed.
Metro start has been rewritten from the ground to make it smaller, faster and more stable!
It also comes with additional new and improved features:
New: View your open sessions from all your other devices.
Improved: The links page has been converted to a todo page.
Other: Removed AngularJS, in favor of a Metro Pages, a custom tool.
New: Shows your selected bookmarks!
New: Faster by not requesting external fonts!
Fixed: Reset theme button!
Rewritten from the ground up!
New: Rename your saved links!
New: Sort your links, apps, bookmarks and themes!
# Please report any bugs you find so I can get them ironed out quickly!
Fixed: Fixed missing scrollbar!
Fixed: Reduced network usage!
Fixed: Leftover options bug!
Fixed: Readded support for changing fonts!
Fixed: No longer requires access to all web data, now only requests access for pages needed.
New: Theme gallery!
New: Uses Helvetica on Mac, Segoe UI on Windows and Arial on Linux!
New: Can uninstall Apps (Thanks for pointing that out David Bailey!)
Fixed: International weather support (Thanks, Michael Hart of Awesome New Tab Page!)
Fixed: Stability and fluidity enhancements!
New: Fixed scrollbar issues!
New: Change your fonts! Two choices! Regular or Segoe/Helvetica!
New: Bookmarks! New bookmarks section! (Requires new permissions though...)
New: Supports hiding the weather widget! Workaround while I try to get international support.
New: Background for the color picker makes it easer to set colors!
New: Changed the fancy new slider for choosing applications!
New: Fancy new slider for choosing installed applications!
New: Added a fahrenheit/celsius toggle!
New: Shows high and low temperatures!
New: Now shows your installed chrome apps!
New: Switch between saved links and installed apps!
New: Introduction for new users.
New: Moved colors option.
New: Added reset colors button.
New: Custom colors.
Fixed: "http://" requirement bug.
Fixed: Color toggle problem.
Note: We need access to google.com in order to request weather information.