Articles Filed Under Google Apps

New ‘Coding With Chrome’ App Helps Students Learn to Code

A new Google app helps students learn more about programming with using web technologies.

29 May 2016

There’s A New Way To Use Google Hangouts In Your Browser

Google Hangouts is now available through the browser, meaning you don't need to download an app, install an extension or open Gmail to start chatting.

18 August 2015

Google’s Chrome Apps Updated with Material Design Icons

Notice anything different about the Chrome App Launcher today? Those of you with a keen eye for design might as a swathe of Google apps have been updated with new icons.

5 February 2015

Chrome to Mobile Extension Discontinued, Will Stop Working Next Month

Google has announced that it's discontinuing the 'Chrome to Mobile' browser extension as of February 2015, advising the use of Chrome's 'Tab Sync' instead.

20 January 2015

‘Material Icon’ Headed to Chrome’s Desktop Webcam App

Google's webcam app for Chrome is getting a new "material icon" design in keeping with other Chrome OS apps like the Gallery, File Manager and Audio player.

7 January 2015

The 7 Best Chrome Apps of 2014

From professional-grade photography app Polarr to the organisational wizardry of Sunrise — here are our favourite Chrome Apps from the past 12 months.

18 December 2014

Finally: Chrome’s Forgotten Games “App” To Get Update

Every new Chromebook comes loaded with a set of default applications, including handy links to some online Google services like Docs, YouTube, the Web Store and its "Games" section.

13 December 2014
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Google Tweaks Chrome Web Store Listings, Adds ‘Support’ Section

A number of small changes to the Chrome Web Store are now rolling out, with a new 'Support' section for Chrome Apps being the most notable new feature.

19 November 2014

Minor Update to Google Earth View Chrome Tab Extension Now Rolling Out

A minor update to Google's stunning Earth View add-on for Chrome is now rolling out on the Web Store, adding a new 'default tab' link and social sharing.

6 November 2014

Google Play Music Adds New FullScreen Visualizer

Fancy looking at something pretty while listening to your favourite tracks on Google Play Music? Well, now you can.

2 November 2014

Google Inbox Web-App Added to the Chrome Web Store

Google has released a handy Chrome web-app for its "new" invitation-only e-mail service Inbox — but don't expect too much from it.

24 October 2014

Google Play Movies App for Chrome Adds Search, In-App Purchasing

The 'Google Play Movies & TV' app for Chrome just upped its usefulness, adding the ability to search for content and make purchases within the app.

17 October 2014