If you’re not a fan of Google’s new icons, we have some good news. A new Chrome extension – discovered by Gizmodo, among others – lets you restore tab icons for Gmail, Calendar, Meet, and other Google services to their former glory. You can thank product designer Claudio Postinghel for the plugin.
Google introduced its new icon group in October when rebranding GSuite to Google Workspace. And it’s not that since the company killed its adorable blob emoji, one of their design decisions generated a lot of discussion. It̵7;s fair to say most people aren’t fans of the new icons. Not only do they look generic, replacing iconic designs, they also make Google services less accessible because it is difficult to distinguish between icons when they are edited into tabs. small.