Definitions

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  • adj. Without chrome (basic visual elements).
  • adj. Lacking chromium plating.

Etymologies

chrome +‎ -less (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • In particular, the Zune player and FM Radio screens look very close to those seen on the KIN, but you can easily recognize the two platforms 'common UI heritage in many of the screens - especially in the iconography used and the "chromeless" on-screen controls.

    MobileBurn.com

  • In general the interface uses an 'app bar' of icons and commands at the bottom of the screen rather than menus (what Microsoft calls the 'chromeless' interface) or press-and-hold context menus, but the software does support press-and-hold - on the Start screen this gives you Zune HD-style heart and broken heart icons for adding and removing tiles.

    ZDNet UK Highlights

  • Another way Microsoft refers to the look is "chromeless," which can best be witnessed in the clean, sharp "tiles" which dominate the home screen, completely lacking in any real world-inspired bevels, drop shadows, curves or textures, or the

    Medlogs - Recent stories

  • At the defeat of Poland, ministerial motorcades were suddenly observed at all hours of the night, putting in at "The White Visitation," silent as sloops, exhausts well muffled-chromeless black machinery that shone if there were starlight, and otherwise enjoyed the camouflage of a face about to be remembered, but through the act of memory fading too far ....

    Gravity's Rainbow

  • We wanted to talk some about Metro style browsing and the work we have done to deliver a truly chromeless browsing experience.

    Site Home

  • Aurich did have one useful tip for iPhone users wanting to give it a spin: make the link into a homescreen bookmark so that it can be used with the chromeless Safari, for a more authentic experience.

    Ars Technica

  • Lots of stuff: I can't think of a concise way to describe the many features that have been released so here's a rundown of a lot of stuff: chromeless player templates, built-in player sharing to Twitter and Facebook, player performance enchancements, cue point editing with video preview, additional VAST support, and a lot more that you can find in the links above.

    fullasagoog.com full roast blend

  • The design and layout of 7 Series 'UI (internally called Metro) is really quite original, utilizing what one of the designers (Albert Shum, formerly of Nike) calls an "authentically digital" and "chromeless" experience.

    MSDN Blogs

  • Here's a rundown of a lot of stuff: chromeless player templates, built-in player sharing to Twitter and Facebook, player performance enchancements, cue point editing with video preview, additional VAST support, and a lot more that you can find in the links above.

    Deitte.com

  • Extract is a Mac OS X app to take a chunk of html and load it in it's own mostly chromeless window.

    Softpedia - Windows - All

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