Posts Tagged ‘ chrome ’

Chrome Beta for Android Updated to 25.0.1364.64 (Changelog)

February 1, 2013

Google updated the Chrome Beta Web browser for Android to build 25.0.1364.64. Check out the changelog below to see what’s different, then head to Google Play for the download. Chrome Beta 25.0.1364.64 – Changelog: Updated graphics architecture that greatly improves fast scrolling on large pages Fixed 163439 – page links are not working...
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SwiftKey 3.0.1 for Android Offers New Themes, Languages

August 15, 2012

The third-party SwiftKey keyboard for Android has been bumped up to version 3.0.1. The update offers two new summer-inspired themes (Sky blue and Fuchsia pink), integration of Google’s improved voice typing feature (long-press comma key), support for two new languages (Malay/Urdu) and other improvements. There are also bug fixes for using SwiftKey in Chrome,...
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Google Search Handwrite for Android, iOS Demo (Video)

July 26, 2012

After integrating a handy scientific calculator into Search, Google has now added a feature called Handwrite. It’s essentially handwriting recognition for Google Search and it can be activated on Android smartphones and tablets, as well as the iPhone and iPad. Simply enable the feature in the settings menu of and you will notice...
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Google Search Gets Scientific Calculator (Video Demo)

July 26, 2012

If you have ever tried to enter a mathematical formula into Google Search, you were probably pleased to find that it actually delivered a solution. Well, that function just received an upgrade as Google has now implemented a fully functioning scientific calculator. You can access the web app through your desktop or mobile browser,...
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Google Nexus 7 Unboxing (Video)

July 22, 2012

The first tablet to run Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, the Google Nexus 7 from Asus, is in our labs for a proper unboxing and review. The Nexus 7 features a 7-inch HD (1280×800, 216ppi) back-lit IPS display, Nvidia’s Tegra 3 quad-core 1.3GHz processor (12-core GPU), 1GB of RAM, 1.2 megapixel front-facing camera, and 4325...
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Google Releases Chrome Web Browser on iOS (Video)

June 28, 2012

Google brought Chrome for Android out of beta yesterday, however, today, they released the popular web browser for the first time on iTunes for iOS devices (iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad). The initial release performs quite well and allows users to sync bookmarks across multiple devices, including smartphones, tablets and computers. It also has some...
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Google Announces Nexus 7 Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Tablet from Asus (Specs, Features, Video)

June 27, 2012

UPDATE: check out our Nexus 7 unboxing video. Google has finally put all rumors to rest by announcing the Nexus 7 Tablet from Asus. It’s powered by the all new Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system and comes at an affordable price-point at just $200-250, depending on choice of storage. The Nexus 7 Tablet...
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Mozilla Releases Firefox 14 Update for Android

June 26, 2012

Mozilla has released a “dynamic upgrade” of their Firefox mobile Web browser for the Android platform. Firefox 14 is said to be “screaming fast” with dramatic performance improvements – noticeable during startup, page loading, panning and zooming. With the latest update, Firefox is apparently faster than the default Android 4.0.4 browser now, at least...
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Google to Intro Asus Nexus 7 Tablet at Google I/O (Rumor)

June 19, 2012

Google is expected to finally unveil the heavily rumored 7-inch “Nexus” Android tablet, manufactured by Asus, on June 27th at Google I/O 2012 in San Francisco. The Nexus 7 tablet is reportedly already shipping and it’s calculated to hit retail stores in July. Total shipments are estimated to climb to at least three million...
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Chrome for Android Updated: More Languages, New Features

April 17, 2012

Chrome for Android Beta has been updated to 0. (Chrome 18.0.1025.133) on the Google Play Store. The popular Web browser for Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich-powered smartphones and tablets is now available in 31 more languages and in all countries where Google Play (formerly Android Market) is available. A number of new features have...
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Chrome for Android Updated in Google Play Store

March 8, 2012

Chrome Beta for Android has been updated to 0.. The update focuses on bug fixes and also brings back support for more versions of Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, including on rooted devices. Head to the Google Play Store (Android Market) to get the update. Features: - Browse fast with accelerated page loading, scrolling,...
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Google’s Eric Schmidt at Mobile World Congress 2012 (Video)

March 1, 2012

If you missed Google’s Mobile World Congress 2012 keynote earlier this week, you can now view the hour-long video on YouTube. Eric Schmidt, Executive Chairman at Google, hosts the event and Hugo Barra, Product Management Director of Android, gives us a nice demo of Chrome Beta for Android. Check it out below.
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Google Chrome Beta for Android Updated

February 24, 2012

Google has updated the Chrome Beta Web browser for Android to version 0.. The latest build of Chrome offers Android Beam support, added countries, compability checks and essential bug fixes. Grab the download now for free through the Android Market. Source: Market
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Android 5.0 Jelly Bean to Launch at Google I/O?

February 16, 2012

While most are still experiencing a craving for their first taste of Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, one news outlet seems to think Google has accelerated development of Android 5.0 Jelly Bean for a possible launch in Q2 of 2012. If true, it would likely be announced at the very end of the second...
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Google Chrome Web Browser Released for Android (Video)

February 7, 2012

Google launched their Chrome desktop Web browser in 2008, and it’s been pretty successful since then. Now, Google is bringing that browsing experience to Android with Chrome Beta. Like its desktop counterpart, Chrome Beta focuses on two design principles: speed and simplicity. It also allows users to seemlessly sign-in and sync with their Google...
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