Articles Tagged hosted apps

Chrome’s New ‘Hosted App’ Window Controls Ready for Testing

Hosted Apps are about to get some natty new window control elements in Chrome and Chrome OS, including in-window connection info and basic navigation.

23 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

Evernote Web’s New Minimal Makeover Makes for a Massive Improvement

Evernote has become synonymous with being well organised and hyper-productive, not just in the minds of its 100 million users but those who, like me, aspire to be.

13 October 2014
Kindle on a Chromebook

How to Read Kindle Books Offline on a Chromebook

Kindle readers have long been able to read book purchases online, on tablets and on a PC or Mac for a while. But how does one go about reading Kindle books on a Chromebook?

13 September 2014

Hosted Apps on Chrome OS Will Soon Look Like This

Google is working on a new look for 'Hosted Apps' in Chrome OS, one that puts navigational controls directly into the window frame.

15 August 2014

Web App Shortcuts To Get New Look in Chrome, Chrome OS

The Chrome team is working to improve the appearance of web-app shortcut icons on both Chrome OS and the desktop — but why? When creating an ‘application’ from a web page Chrome attempts to create an icon […]

25 April 2014

New Chrome Feature Will Let Users Create Custom Hosted Apps

Chrome developers have added an easy way to create Hosted Apps for all of your favourite sites in the latest Chromium builds.

18 December 2013