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Neverware Receives Funding from Google to Bring Chrome OS to Enterprise

The education sector has quietly been experiencing a surge in the use of Chrome OS over the past few years, fueled largely in part by the low price of many Chromebooks. But for those school districts and enterprises that couldn't afford to equip their entire computer stock with brand new Chromebooks, New York-based start-up called...

Google Discusses How to Optimize an Android App for Chromebooks

Similarly to how Google experimented with augmented reality using Tango and ARCore, the company has gone through multiple phases of getting Android applications working on Chrome OS devices. At first it was going to just to require Chrome with a platform they were calling ARC using the ARC Welder extension. But the company decided to...

Support for Android Apps in Extended Desktops is Coming to Chromebooks

Since Android app support came to Chromebooks, Google has been working tirelessly in order to make these apps look and feel more integrated into the Chrome OS system. While Android app support itself is still in beta, we've seen true improvements. Apps work way more fluently compared to before, and with Android Nougat, apps can...

Google Is Working On A Chromebook Emulator to Test Android Apps on Large Screens

Google is working on an emulator that will allow developers to test their applications on large screens without an actual Chrome OS device. This plan was announced during Google I/O 2017. Chromebooks are not as popular as Google would like them to be outside of education. Most developers focus on app development for phones and tablets...

Developers: Apps Are Coming to Chromebooks, Here is What You Need to Know

The first thing you will want to do is to ensure you take another watch of the session at I/O below, it's only 26 minutes but filled with invaluable information explaining exactly how the┬áprocess will work.   Put simply, as of Chrome OS Version M53 any Android app should function on any touchscreen-enabled Chromebook or if your...