Go, Speed Tracer! Chrome extension helps with sluggish web apps
As web apps become more prominent, tools like Speed Tracer become more important for speeding up the web. It only makes sense that Google would launch something like this, since speed seems to be its pet cause lately. Just in the past month or so, we've covered page speed as part of search rankings, Google's Page Speed tools, and Google's new SPDY protocol that might one day replace HTTP.