Articles Filed Under Android

How To Try Chrome’s New ‘Touch to Search’ Feature on Android

When you come across things you've never heard of, you tend to launch a new tab, but Chrome for Android is working on a more elegant solution.

14 November 2014

How to Disable Chrome Tabs from Showing in Android 5.0 Overview

Google drops a sweet treat in the laps of Nexus owners (among others) this week, as it rolls out the latest release of Android 5.0, nicknamed 'Lollipop'.

13 November 2014

‘Second Screen’ Chromecast Feature Added to Play Movies Android App

The Google Play Movies & TV app for Android has been updated with useful 'second screen' features for Chromecast users.

30 October 2014
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Firefox for Android Beta Adds Tab Mirroring for Chromecast

Having recently fitted Firefox for Android out with some nifty video casting features, Mozilla has turned to bringing tab mirroring casting to its browser.

17 October 2014

Chrome for Android Adds Handy “Reader Mode” Feature

Reading articles in Google Chrome Beta for Android just got greatly improved, with a new "Reader Mode" features rolling out through Google Play.

17 October 2014
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Firefox for Android Now Supports Google Chromecast

Mozilla say Firefox Chromecast support will allow users to send supported videos straight from their mobile device to a Cast-enabled TV.

15 October 2014
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Twerk is a Desktop App That Converts Android Apps for Use in Chrome

Twerk is a desktop Chrome App that converts any Android .apk file into a Chrome compatible extension that can then be used with the ARChon plugin.

1 October 2014

This App Makes It Even Easier to Install Android Apps in Chrome

If you’ve been itching to play with the (unsupported) hack that enables virtually any Android app to run in Chrome and Chrome OS, but were put off by the list of instructions you need to follow, get ready to […]

26 September 2014
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You Can Now Run Android Apps on Chrome for Windows, Mac and Linux

Google may need to take their time in bringing select Android apps to the Chrome Web Store — needing to ensure compatibly, stability, and an integrated experience — but the community has no such speed bumps standing in its way.

19 September 2014

Enable This Flag in Chrome for Android to Find Answers Fast

Quiz heads and trivia hounds: if you have Google Chrome for Android installed on your mobile or tablet there's a nifty experimental feature you're going to love.

15 September 2014

These are the 4 Android Apps You Can Now Run on Chromebooks

Vine and Evernote are among the first four Android apps available to install on Chromebooks, with more 'favourite apps' set to arrive in the coming weeks.

11 September 2014

Chrome for Android Stable Rolls Out With Material Design

Material Design has arrived in the latest stable release of Google Chrome for Android, with the New Tab Page, menus and icons all getting a modern touch.

4 September 2014