Click here to read a slightly technical but accessible explanation of the virtues of Google Chrome, the new browser from Google.
Best of all, as the official Google blog says, "We owe a great debt to many open source projects, and we're committed to continuing on their path. We've used components from Apple's WebKit and Mozilla's Firefox, among others -- and in that spirit, we are making all of our code open source as well. We hope to collaborate with the entire community to help drive the web forward."
Sharing knowledge is what the internet is all about.