Articles Filed Under Chrome Apps

How To Extract Zip Files on a Chromebook

Chromebook users frustrated by the non-conventional handling of Zip files in Chrome OS now have an alternative solution at hand thanks to a Googler.

1 February 2014
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Chrome Camera App Updated With New Filters, Timer and Burst Mode

Following an overhaul of its interface last year, Google developers have added a countdown timer and multi-shot snap mode to the Chrome Camera app.

28 January 2014
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Pixlr Touch Up Is a Robust Offline Image Editor for Chrome

Whether you’re a pro-photographer or just wanting to tweak some photos of your cats, Pixlr Touch Up is a Chrome app well worth checking out, especially for Chromebook owners.  Made by software giant Autodesk, a company […]

21 January 2014
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Google’s Network Diagnostics App Adds Hangouts Test, Bug Fixes

Google has issued a minor update to the Chrome Connectivity Diagnostics application, which we highlighted in an article last week.

15 January 2014
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This Google Chrome App Makes Finding WiFi Faults Easy

Diagnosing network connection issues, whether on WiFi or ethernet, isn't easy for the tech whizz, let alone a novice. But a new Chrome App from Google aims to help.

9 January 2014

Google’s Updated Chrome Camera App Now Rolling Out

Say cheese! A revamped version of Google's Camera web-app is now rolling out through the Chrome Web Store.

3 December 2013

Get Your Dev On: 5 Offline Text Editor Apps for Chrome

Workflows and environments change, but a developer always needs an editor. We've rounded up 5 offline-capable editors that might just be your next favourite Chrome app.

25 November 2013

New ‘Chrome Apps Developer Tool’ Streamlines Add-On Development

A new packaged app from Google makes Chrome app and extension development even easier than before.

8 November 2013

Subtitle Videoplayer For Chrome Plays, Auto-Downloads Captions for Videos

Want to watch videos with subtitles on your Chromebook? A new app available from the Google Chrome Web Store allows you to do just that.

13 October 2013

How To Take Chrome’s New Camera App For A Spin

Fancy test driving a new, improved version of Google's Camera app for Chrome? Well, we're going to show you how.

10 October 2013

Any.Do Release New Chrome App, Brings Offline Support, Voice Dictation

Multi-platform ‘to-do’ app Any.Do is now available as a Chrome app.  As a Chrome App – the new name for ‘Packaged Apps‘ – Any.Do is able to offer Chrome users a better experience than the […]

17 September 2013

Is A Google Play Music Packaged App In Development?

We've heard that a 'packaged app' version of Google Play Music is being trialled by Chrome devs, offering local music playback and music purchases.

11 September 2013