Google has officially killed the Apps section on Chrome Web Store, signaling the end of minimally downloaded Chrome Apps. To replace them are Progressive Web Apps, which are more versatile and can work across platforms.
Apps/Software December 7, 2017
Google will gradually phase out support for Chrome apps on Windows, Mac and Linux, with access to the apps from these platforms ending by early 2018. Chrome apps, however, will remain supported by Chrome OS for the foreseeable future.
Google August 19, 2016
The Edward Snowden-endorsed messaging app Signal is set to launch on desktops for Android users via a Chrome app.
Apps/Software December 3, 2015
Google announced an update to its Data Saver functionality that will now remove images from loading at first to save users up to 70 percent of data on the Chrome app for Android.
Apps/Software December 1, 2015
Paranoid electropop music project Big Data recently released the Google Chrome app Nice 2 Hack You, which turns your browser history into an infographic. Do you dare to share your own?
Apps/Software June 2, 2015
A new year means means getting stuff done. Why don't you let these Google Chrome apps and extensions help you become the best you you can be this year?
Feature January 12, 2015
Chrome apps will hit the iOS and Android platform in the near future. Google has already released a tool that can help developers make this possible.
Apps/Software January 29, 2014