Articles Tagged app launcher

Google Just Changed The App Launcher Icon in Chrome OS

Google has changed the app launcher icon used in Chrome OS in the latest developer channel update.

19 August 2016
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Google Kills the Chrome App Launcher

Are you a fan of the Chrome app launcher on Windows, Mac and Linux? Well, I hope you aren't as I've some bad news for you

23 March 2016

Chrome OS App Launcher Icon Changed to Search Motif

The Chrome OS App Launcher icon is to be replaced with a plain white magnifying glass icon, a recent Chromium code commit reveals.

19 February 2015

How to Remove the Apps Button from Chrome Bookmark Bar

With the Chrome App Launcher available on all desktops, including Windows, you may want to hide the Chrome Apps button from the bookmarks bar in Chrome — but how?

27 January 2015

Chrome Web Apps Will Soon Behave Like Native Apps on Mac

The latest developer channel release of Google Chrome for Mac features some much needed improvements to the way 'Hosted Apps' run and integrate with OS X.

7 January 2015

The New Chrome App launcher: Hit Or Miss? [Poll]

A revamped app launcher experience rolled out to Chrome OS dev channel users last week, giving many of you reading us ample time to give it a critical once over.

19 December 2014

Smart Unlock and New App Launcher Land in Latest Chrome OS Dev Release

Smart Unlock and an all new, wider App Launcher are the highlights in the latest Chrome OS Dev Channel update rolling out to eligible users today.

11 December 2014

Chrome App Launcher Folders Will Soon Look Like This

New look 'folders' are coming to the Chrome app launcher on Windows, Linux and Chrome OS, giving the feature a more pronounced, Material Design look.

30 October 2014

Chrome OS Beta Brings Drive Apps to Launcher, Confuses Everybody

Confused as to why your App Launcher is now filled with apps you don't remember installing? Don't panic - it's a new feature.

19 October 2014

Hands on with the Experimental Chrome App Launcher

While the biggest interface change, the experimental and super-minimal 'Athena' UI, isn't available to opt in to, other design experiments are, including an experimental App Launcher.

15 October 2014

Open Chrome Apps Faster With This Nifty Extension

Looking for a faster, easier way to open your apps in Chrome? This 'Apps Launcher' extension adds a pop-up app grid to the Chrome toolbar for quick access.

21 September 2014

How to Enable Google’s Chrome App Launcher on Linux

Want to add the nifty Chrome App Launcher to your Linux desktop? In this guide we'll show you how, plus give a thorough overview of its various features.

15 July 2014