Well it was no secret that the Chrome Web Store was coming, since at the Google I/O it was announce to come later this year. They finally opened a preview of the Chrome Web Store for developers. This short paragraph from the Chromium Blog explains what is it all about:
Developers can now start uploading apps and experiment with packaging them, installing them in Chrome (using the latest Chrome dev channel) and integrating our payments and user authentication infrastructure.
Looks like we’re up for something innovative from Google again, eh? I’ll leave you guys with a video: