I was wondering if I could use the new Google Maps. I have latest stable Chrome and Ubuntu 13.04. I am currently told that I must use lite mode. Under Chrome in Windows 8 on the same machine it works perfectly.
Disclaimer: This is not supported by Google
Google Chrome disables hardware acceleration on many GPUs by default in Linux. To check if your GPU is disabled, open
To forcefully enable hardware acceleration, open the
Restart Chrome. Check the
Now try out the New Google Maps and see if it works. I don't have an invite, so I can't check >.>
Be warned this may make your browser crash-prone!