In the near future, using Google’s Chrome web browser on a PC will become a lot more like using a Chromebook. That’s because the app launcher, which has been a core part of the Chromebook experience, is on its way to Windows. The launcher sits directly on the Windows taskbar, right next to the Start button (or hot corner, if you’re using Windows 8). Click on it, and up pops...
(2 months and 28 days ago)
The know-it-all Google Now app could make its way from mobile devices to Macs soon thanks to the implementation of the Chrome OS notification center in the Mac OS X version of Chromium. "Mac users will be happy to know that rich notifications are being implemented on Mac," said Chromium Evangelist François Beaufort in a Google+ post today. "It's still under heavy development...
(13 days ago)
Here at Google I/O, the company is discussing their Chrome web browser, and they’ve announced that the browser has reached 750 million active users, which is up from 450 million users last year, which is quite the increase. However, the company showed off how they’re working to evolve the Chrome browser in order to enjoy ...
(5 days ago)
Google prepped developers on how to create rich, actionable notifications in Chrome for web apps back in February. Now, the supporting code is in the browser for Windows and Chrome OS devices. Is Google Now next?
(1 month and 10 days ago)
Now that I'm running Windows 8 for at least part of my workday (much to my chagrin), I'm doing my best to make it hospitable. And for me, the first step is installing Google Chrome, my preferred Web browser. So I dropped into Desktop, fired up Internet Explorer, downloaded and installed Chrome, and set it as my default browser. Then I ran it, signed into my Google account,...
(1 month and 8 days ago)
(3 months and 2 days ago)
Update: Google Now may be spreading its wings to iOS as well, if a now-yanked YouTube video is to be believed. The vid looks to be a low-res promotional spot for Google Now on the iPhone and iPad, though it may be a fraudulent flick or a never-was project.Exciting times are seemingly happening...well, now.Original article...The popular Google Now feature built into Android...
(2 months and 9 days ago)
Google called its Chrome browser “the most popular browser used in the world” during Wednesday’s Google I/O keynote. And the company used that occasion to present updates to Chrome on both desktop and mobile, as well as new developer tools for Chrome. Google says Chrome usage continues to grow dramatically. While Chrome OS was mentioned, Sundar Pichai-Google’s senior vice...
(5 days ago)
On this week's podcast devoted to all things Chrome, we take some listener questions on remote access, share news of Google Now being tested as part of the Chrome browser and discuss WebP images.
(26 days ago)
Google's move to make it easier for Chrome browser users to find "packaged apps," Chrome OS's souped-up Web apps, is part of its strategy to turn any Internet-capable device into a Chromebook wannabe loyal to the company's ecosystem, an analyst says. In a Wednesday announcement, Google said that users of Chrome 28 on Windows, currently in the "Dev" channel, and thus the...
(15 days ago)
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