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Google Stars app for bookmarks leaks onto Chrome Web Store but is quickly pulled

Google Stars app for bookmarks leaks onto Chrome Web Store but is quickly pulled

By 30 May 2014

The Google Stars bookmarking app that leaked earlier this month has launched on the Chrome Web Store. But don't get too excited; Google has already pulled the Chrome app without providing an explanation. Google is rumoured to be working on a bookmarking/favouriting... >>

Google launches tool to open Office docs in Chrome

Google launches tool to open Office docs in Chrome

By 25 April 2013

Google has launched Chrome Office Viewer in beta form, allowing users with the Chrome Beta on Windows or Mac to open documents in the Redmond format. Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint files can be directly opened in your browser, saving time from downloading.... >>

Chrome OS & Chromebook - explained and detailed

Chrome OS & Chromebook - explained and detailed

By 12 May 2011

You may have read about the first Google Chromebooks and their arrival. You may also have wondered why all the fuss over some fairly low spec looking laptops. Chances are that’s because you’re not really sure what Chrome OS is all about and, luckily,... >>

Google spring cleaning brings improved Android Market and Chrome Web Store

Google spring cleaning brings improved Android Market and Chrome Web Store

By 12 May 2011

With all the big announcements over in San Francisco at Google I/O, there's a couple of little stories of note that have gone slightly unnoticed. Included in that group is the fact that Google has had a bit of a spring clean for its app portfolio houses... >>

Google Chrome Web Store detailed and launched

Google Chrome Web Store detailed and launched

By 7 December 2010

“The web has thousands of applications, more than we can count, but it's hard to find them”, said Sundar Pichai, Google’s vice president of Product Management, at the Google Chrome event in San Francisco. “The goal was to help users find great... >>

Google Chrome 8 becomes official

Google Chrome 8 becomes official

By 3 December 2010

Google has launched the stable release of Chrome 8, adding a couple of nice new features as well as numerous security and bug fixes for the speedy browser. Version 8.0.552.215, to give it its full moniker, comes with a new PDF viewer that brings the security... >>

Chrome Web Store shows apps future

Chrome Web Store shows apps future

By 19 May 2010

Google has outlined plans of how it expects users of its yet-to-be-released operating system to get the latest apps and games at its annual Google I/O conference in the US. The Chrome Web Store, as it will be known, will allow users of the Chrome browser... >>