Google Unveils Desktop Web Apps for Chrome

Chrome users can now install Chrome Web Apps via the Chrome Store locally to their PC or laptop, web apps that behave as if they were traditional, locally installed applications. Web apps that are written using such technologies as HTML5, JavaScript and CSS. Web apps that command their own windows independent of the browser and yet they have the ability to function offline and with connected devices while  automatically updating themselves like a traditional web app. Check out the details of this plan which has been several years in the making and see what’s so special about the new Google Chrome, browser independent web apps. Click here to read the full story.



Comments

  • There are no comments yet. Be the first to comment!

Leave a Comment
  • Your email address will not be published. All fields are required.

Top White Papers and Webcasts

  • These days, you're probably hearing a lot of hype about "big data." Vendors are currently hawking a wealth of new tools, all of which promise to help your organization unlock previously inaccessible insights from your proprietary information. According to the authors, there is no doubt that big data, i.e., organization-wide data that's being managed in a centralized repository, can yield valuable discoveries that will result in improved products and performance — if properly analyzed. Nonetheless, you …

  • Live Event Date: May 14, 2014 @ 1:00 p.m. ET / 10:00 a.m. PT More than four years ago, the Federal Data Center Consolidation Initiative was launched to stanch the unabated growth of Federal data centers. Meeting the milestones has proved difficult for many agencies. This eSeminar will offer guidance to help your agency address the challenges it faces, as well as touch on best practices in order to realize the potential gains of a successful consolidation effort. Featured Speakers: Amy Newman: Sr. Managing …

Most Popular Programming Stories

More for Developers

Latest Developer Headlines

RSS Feeds