We decided to experiment and removed the “Y” button. If it becomes clear that users need it, we'll put it back.
Future versions of the browser will detect the website background color and change the color of the header and text in the header accordingly.
No, it is not in the plans.
The Yandex search engine is used by default. The user can change it in the browser settings.
The alpha version is too early to judge performance and resource consumption, but it will not be any worse than in the current browser. We are constantly striving to speed up and optimize the browser.
It is in the plans.
In future versions, you will be able to make settings to show the link URL when pointing at it.
We do understand that not showing the site address potentially lowers security, and we will find a good solution for this. Our Protect system blocks links to dangerous websites and protects against most phishing and fraudulent websites.