As Android Police studies:
Google has tried a number of occasions for years to dumb down the web by simplifying Chrome’s “scary” handle bar. It first tried to erode the URL completely by exhibiting simply search phrases within the omnibox, however its impractical design pressured Google to retire it. The builders lately tried to simplify the omibox once more — this time hiding all elements of the online handle besides the area identify. Whereas it obtained a good quantity of criticism from customers, Google defended its choice to maneuver ahead, citing its intention to assist individuals higher establish malicious websites. However now it appears that evidently Google has reconsidered issues, because it lately determined to shut the curtains on its experiment.
Good. URLs current necessary data, and stopping or limiting entry to it’s merely dumb, and asking for bother.