Google’s head of business development for Chrome and Android partnerships Mike Hayes says that new Android One devices will be coming to market from a range of manufacturers this year. Confirmation came in an interview with The Economic...Show More Summary
There's a new piece of nasty Android malware floating around that Android users should be on the lookout for. Masquerading as a update for Google's mobile Chrome browser, the malware is hosted on webpages designed to look like they are...Show More Summary
A new Xposed module will re-enable the ability to merge apps and tabs in Chrome for Android.
This week’s Android Circuit includes Samsung's two Galaxy Note 6 designs, the phablet's monster battery, an opening for the South Korean company to advance on Apple, a review of the OnePlus X, Android apps coming to Chrome, MS Exchange coming to Gmail, Marshmallow finally arriving on the Blackberry Priv, and the final episode of 'Walking Dead Michonne' arriving on Android.
A fake update to Chrome for Android is tricking users into exposing their call and text logs and banking information.
This story was delivered to BI Intelligence Mobile Industry Insider subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. Google may be looking to add support for Android apps from the Google Play store on Chrome OS, its laptop...Show More Summary
The future of computing is hybrid. Phones have become tablets. Tablets have become desktop computers with keyboards. Hell, Microsoft even made Windows phones powerful enough to be used as full-fledged PCs. Bottom line: A gadget in 2016 needs to be flexible. That’s why Google bringing every single Android app to Chrome would be such a big deal . Read more...
Ars Technical reports that there is evidence that Android apps in the Chrome browser is set for a huge upgrade soon, with ChromeOS code including the string: Choose from over a million apps and games on Google Play to install and use on your Chromebook. ChromeOS settings also includes a new tick box “Allow Android […]
Right now, Chrome OS is technically capable of running some Android apps thanks the “App Runtime for Chrome (ARC)” project that Google implemented. For some Chrome OS users, though, that might not be enough Android app love. Luckily for those folks, it looks like a big change is coming down the [...]
Windows Ink lands on Windows 10, Google teases Android apps for Chrome OS, even Steve Wozniak thinks Apple should pay more tax, Spotify finds your Game of Thrones match, and follow the Olympic Torch on Twitter. Windows Ink Arrives on...Show More Summary
Google looks to be expanding Android apps tremendously in Chrome OS sometime soon. Hints of Google Play support for Chrome OS were unintentionally revealed to some users.
Screenshots posted by Reddit users support rumours of closer integration between Android and Chrome OS.
Currently, Chromebooks run apps off the Chrome Web Store, as well as select Android apps in an experimental runtime. But according to details in the latest developer build of Chrome OS, compatability for Android’s millions of apps could be coming. Read more...
As Google I/O draws near, it looks like big things are in the works for Chrome OS. Google has been working on getting Android apps on Chrome for a while. We saw the release of the ARC Welder tool in April 2015, helping developers port Android apps to Chrome OS. Show More Summary
Turns out Inbox isn’t the only app Google had updates for today. The company announced a few new features for Keep – its note-taking app – that should help make a bit more sense of your reminders and tasks. First up, a new Chrome extension allows you to add a link to save directly in Keep, along with some information about the site. Show More Summary
Google today updated its Keep and Sheets applications for Android devices. The latest version of Keep improves thanks to a new sharing tool that, when tapped, includes an option to create a new note in Keep. When using Chrome, the note will automatically include the URL for the current web page. Show More Summary
Google is rolling out some nice update to its Keep note taking product both on the web and Android. It's now easier to save items from the web with Keep's new extension for Chrome, which allows you to save a website, or part of one, with just the click of a button. Show More Summary
The Chrome bookmarks widget has long been in need of an overhaul and it looks change is coming. The Chrome Dev release is showing a new widget that ditches the old grid layout for a Material Design list view.
Four months after it launched in closed beta, Open Whisper Systems’ Signal messaging app for desktop is now available to all. You can grab Signal from the Chrome Web Store and login using your Android device with the mobile app installed. Show More Summary