For the first time in eight years, Chrome is updating its logo

Chrome is altering its logo for the first time since 2014, and if you squint extremely hard, you might notice something different. In a thread on Twitter, Elvin Hu, a designer for Google Chrome, shares a first look at the logo’s revamp, as well as some of the thought behind the ever-so-subtle modifications. Instead of using shadows to “raise” the borders between each hue of the screen, the red, yellow, and green are just flat. And, while Hu doesn’t say it, the blue circle in the middle appears to be larger and staring even deeper into your soul, but it could just be my imagination. The colors […]