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June 26, 2014

Chrome OS will now work better with Android

If you own a Chromebook and an Android device, be it a smartphone or a tablet, these new features might be really helpful for you. Google will soon be allowing your smartphone to unlock and log-in to your Chrome OS device, and from there, you will be able to use your Android apps as well.

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Notifications, calls, texts will be synced across devices, and in addition to that, Google has showcased Android apps running on the Chromebook such as Evernote, Flipboard and Vine – taking advantage of the laptop’s camera.

Google says it is in early stages and that this is still a just a preview. We might see more of it Google’s next event as they’re leaving quite a lot of details to be announced there.

{Google IO}

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3 Responses to “Chrome OS will now work better with Android”

  1. theo says:

    Supoort for Android Apps – maybe this will boost the sales of Chromebooks…

  2. Zobel says:

    Most of those things can be easily done by apps from the playstore. When tablets get bigger roms (will they ever?) Chromebooks would be irrelevant.

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