Chrome is testing new media playback controls that can even work with background tabs

 
If you’re playing music or a video in a Chrome tab you’re not looking at and want to pause it, it’s a bit of a hassle: you have to navigate to that tab, press the button, then drudge back to the previous tab. The whole process probably only takes a couple of seconds, but an upcoming change will make it easier. Chrome Canary now has a flag to enable “global media controls” in the toolbar. Read MoreChrome is testing new media playback controls that can even work with background tabs was written by the awesome team at Android Police.