Another Google I/O, and another raft of awesome products. One announced API that I’m particularly excited about is
requestAutocomplete(), a feature which is landing in Chrome Canary for Windows and Mobile (with OSX support coming shortly). What this API does, in a nutshell, is give you programatic access to autocomplete (or autofill) data.
Autocomplete was originally designed to make it quicker to fill out forms, but what if we could remove the forms altogether! Back in June I proposed...