said by jangona:
yea, that's what i was thinking. the reason i started with chrome was because i was told it was faster than other browsers...
As a general rule, you get 'faster' by designing to use more memory. »en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Space%E2%8 ··· tradeoff
That's not an inviolate rule, of course, but it's still a good rule of thumb.
The other thing, of course, is that unused memory is wasted memory.