Many of you would be wondering why chrome startup gets delayed with time. Sorry, I do not have an answer to that. But I know of a way to make it start super quick by keeping the processes running even when you close the browser.
Well, this is not new. Its done by using background apps (that keep on running in the background even when chrome is closed). We have been doing it since at least a year or so. But some of us, like me, did not have a good useful extension to run as a background app. Now we have. Chat for Google. It solves dual purpose:
1. obviously, the chrome quick start.
2. a great gtalk app. better than the google talk software, because it has gmail notifications, invisible mode, os independent and all those beautiful features google lab edition used to have, which sadly has stopped working since last few months.
Yes it hogs up some memory and resources, but who cares nowadays, with everyone having more than 2 gigs of ram. Still, in case someone does not want to run this talk app in background, he/she may uncheck the option in chrome://settings.