Now Chromebook owners are the next users to become acquainted with this product as Google intends to introduce the Google Now to the Chrome OS Beta Channel.
The tech company officially made the new launcher named the Chrome Launcher 2.0 accessible for clients on the Chrome OS beta channel. Google’s new launcher is perceptibly not quite the same as previous adaptations.
Google Now is Google’s response to Siri, but more savvy. The Google Now offer is careful of users every day needs and gives them pertinent data organized in cards when they require it most. Case in point, if a user goes on his or her Google Maps to see the best traffic course for his/ her daily commute. Google Now will include a card that displays the best course every day when the user gets off work. Looking for event and activities in the region for the weekend? Google Now will include a card every Friday afternoon to tell users about close-by happenings. The service makes things simpler via observation.
When a user needs to see installed applications, the new launcher opens up a greater window in the display’s center, much like Google Chrome’s new tab menu. The past launcher only displayed a little pop-up window, as per PC World.
Google’s logo can be observed on the new launcher’s interface, alongside an search box. It will likewise display four of the client’s latest applications. There is also a little button used to uncover the all of the client’s applications. The new launcher likewise displays Google Now data cards beneath the showed applications much the same as how it shows up on Android cell phones and tablets.
The Chrome OS beta further emphasizes a few new gimmick, like support for password-protected compressed docs and an area based programmed time zone setting. Chrome applications will be additionally upgraded with Google’s Material Design. The Chrome OS’ Files application has now got a new outline.
Chrome OS users who want to try out the new beta channel, can find it in Settings under “About Chrome OS.” They will have to click the “”Change channel” catch found after the “More information” button. After tapping the right buttons, the gadget will need to restart. The “Check for and apply update” option will have be tapped following the restart.
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