03 August, 2010

Chrome 6's API for site performance

The latest version of Chrome 6 now has support in the API for measuring
the performance of the page.

You can access this with javascript via the object window.webkitPerformance

More info on the Chromium blog
and the Technical Spec <http://dev.w3.org/2006/webapi/WebTiming/>.

They also mention that a similar object is available in the IE9 preview
window.msPerformance and that Mozilla are also working on one.

Maybe we could have a unified object in the future with a standard