In fact, Martin Splitt from Google chimed in and kind of confirmed that Google is indeed testing this. He said on Twitter “Great post! We’re testing things all the time and sometimes these experiments are visible. :)”
At @DeepCrawl we've been running tests to catch Google's updated WRS (using a vrs higher than Chrome 41) out in the wild since Google has talked about working on it.
— Ashley (@BermanHale) April 11, 2019
Great post! We're testing things all the time and sometimes these experiments are visible. 🙂
— Martin Splitt @ ð”ð®ð< #devfestPisa (@g33konaut) April 11, 2019
You can learn more about the tests at the DeepCrawl blog.
Forum discussion at Twitter.