2. Look for the option which says “Experimental new tab page”
3. Enable the option and restart the browser
The redesigned interface is incomplete but doesn’t have any conspicuous bugs or issues. The sliding is smooth, almost like using a touch screen interface. We don’t know whether this is actually a move by Google to support touch screens, but nevertheless, it’s a great improvement to have.
N.B: The interface is still in Beta, so you might encounter some bugs. Also, the page works in Chrome as well as Chromium, but do make sure you have the latest versions.