Chrome accounted for 18.6 percent of the browsers used worldwide last month, a decrease of about a third of a percentage point from February, said Internet measurement vendor Net Applications earlier this week. Chrome's usage share has declined three months running, and is down about 3 percent since the start of the year.
The patched version of Chrome 18 can be downloaded for Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux from Google's website. Already installed copies of the browser will be updated automatically by Chrome's silent service.
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