Google Extended The Date to Shutdown of Chrome Apps
Google goes to allow you to use Chrome apps for a touch while longer, because the company on Monday announced an extension to its planned timeline to finish support for the software. Announced by 9to5google.
If you aren’t conversant in Chrome apps, they’re apps that you simply install in Chrome that employment similarly to apps that you’d launch from your desktop — like this one for read-it-later app Pocket.
In fact, it is not used on large scale. As per Google, there are only one percent users who are using Linux, Mac and Windows that are using Chrome packaged apps. It was August 2016 when Google first time announced that they are going to wind up support for this platform.
In January, Google said Chrome apps would pack up on Windows, Mac, and Linux this year (technically, the corporate set a June 2020 deadline, but it doesn’t appear as if it actually followed through). Google release the news that Chrome apps support will be ended till June 2021. There is also possibility that Chrome apps support may be extended from 2021 to June 2022.
And if you’re a Chrome OS user, Google will now end support for Chrome apps in June 2022 rather than June next year. But regardless of what platform you’re on, Google says support for Chrome apps will endways all platforms by June 2022.
Chrome extensions will still work, though — and actually , making an extension is one among the choices that Google recommends as an alternate for developers who now got to transition faraway from Chrome apps but still want to supply similar functionality within the Chrome browser.
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