Chrome Apps are going away for good. Google has announced the final timeline for the removal of the Chrome Apps to favour the web.According to 9to5 Google, starting in March 2020, Chrome Web Store will no longer accept new applications. However, the existing apps can be updated until June 2022.In June 2020, Google will end support on Mac, Windows, and Linux. Enterprise and education customers have until the year's end.Consumer Chrome OS users will lose access in June 2021 with a final shutdown for all Chromebook users coming a year later. Google has promised that it will continue to support in Chrome Extensions on all existing platforms.
If you work with a multi-tab approach and struggle to locate that one tab auto-playing audio or video, Chrome is making things simpler for you.With the latest update to the Google Chrome browser, a single click on the icon in the top right corner of the browser on the desktop lets you manage media, the official blog notes.Simply click on the media hub icon and play or pause the content that is playing in any tab in a given window. After rolling out the feature to Chromebooks in August last year, it is now available in Chrome for Windows, Mac, and Linux.