Articles Filed Under Chrome Apps

Google Kills Chrome Apps: Here’s Everything You Need to Know

Google is dropping support for web apps on Windows, Mac & Linux. In this post we look at the reasons why, what happens to apps already installed, and more.

23 August 2016

Google Photos (Finally) Gets a ‘Slideshow’ Option

Google Photos finally has a slideshow feature. Yes, long missing from the Android app and the photos.google.com website was a way to quickly play through an album or collection without manually jabbing the arrow keys. […]

16 June 2016

You Can Now Use Smartcards with Chrome OS

Chromebook owners can now connect smart cards and smart card readers to Chrome OS.

13 May 2016

New Look Audio Player Arrives in Chrome OS Dev Update

A new look audio player arrives in the latest development channel release of Chrome OS.

8 January 2016

Todoist Launches Redesigned Chrome, Chromebook Apps

Task manager Todoist has rolled out redesigned versions of its web and web-based Chrome app.  The task management app arrived in the Chrome Web Store late last year having racked up a user base of over 3 million […]

18 September 2015

Writer Is A Material Design Text Editor for Chrome

Writer is a material design text editor for Chrome and Chrome OS. It's free, works offline, offers a choice of fonts and boasts several color schemes.

26 August 2015

Messaging App Line Is Now Available on Chrome

Popular mobile messaging service LINE launches an official Chrome App, making its service readily available on Chromebooks and desktop PCs.

29 July 2015

This ‘Unicode’ Chrome App Is The Easiest Way to Copy and Paste Emoji

Unicode is a small Chrome app lets you search, copy and paste from 27,000 Unicode characters, including Emoji.

3 June 2015

Single Window Mode Added To Chrome Hangouts App

Google has updated the desktop Hangouts app with a brand new look.

22 May 2015
Chrome App Builder

Google’s New ‘Chrome App Builder’ Tool Does What It Says On The Tin

A new 'by Google' Chrome app has surfaced in the Chrome Web Store. Its job: to let users make a Chrome app from a website easy as pie.

13 March 2015

Access SFTP From Your Chromebook With This New App

A new Chrome App lets you access SFTP servers right from your Chrome OS devices.

20 February 2015

Logitech Accessories Now Work with Chromebooks

Your favourite Logitech Unifying computer accessory may now work with your Chromebook, thanks to the launch of a new app.

30 January 2015