• Google is phasing out support for Chrome apps

    3 days ago - By Liliputing

    When Google launched Chrome Apps in 2013 , the idea was to let web developers create apps that worked more like native desktop applications thanks to powerful APIs and the ability to run even if you're offline, among other things.
    But web browsers and web standards have come a long way since then - and Google says Chrome Apps aren't necessary anymore. So the company is going to end support for them altogether over the next few years.
    This is actually a follow-up to a move the company made in 2016. At the time, Google announced that it would end support for Chrome Apps on Windows, Mac, and...
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