Chrome Os Canary Channel Gets Split-screen Support For Android Apps

Chrome OS Canary Channel Gets Split-Screen Support For Android Apps


Google’s Chrome OS is expected to make its way to tablet form factors in the not too distant future which is why it would be wise for Google to offer more features that improve the Android app experience on Chrome OS-powered devices. Split-screen support is one of the features which can contribute to that and it’s now available for Android apps on Chrome OS in the Canary channel.

For those who are unaware, a Canary build is a newly compiled version of the software that hasn’t been properly tested. It’s meant for those who just want to see what’s new as soon as possible and discover the worst bugs. These builds are certainly not meant for public consumption.

Sony: Apps To Help Take Control Of Your Spending

Sony: Apps to help take control of your spendingSo you’ve made it through month one of your New Year’s resolution to budget and save more money and now you’re wondering how you’ll make it to December…
Luckily, your smartphone is here to help. There are several top budgeting apps on Google Play to help take control of your spending and we thought we’d get you started with some of our favourites.

Sony: The Best Podcast Apps For Android Smartphones

Sony: The best podcast apps for Android smartphonesIt’s summer holiday season and whether you’re jetting off for a beach break or city sightseeing weekend, there’s always that inevitable bit of travel to get through before you reach your dream destination.
Whether you’ve opted for a long or short-haul flight, we all know they can be a bit dull – and with the likelihood of seat kicking or someone hogging the armrest – sometimes all you want to do is switch off and tune into one of your favourite podcasts. We’re with you… so here at Sony, we’ve had a look into some of the best podcasting apps to get you from take off to touchdown.

Sony: What Are The Best Smartphone Beauty Apps?

Sony: What are the best smartphone beauty apps?We use our smartphones for an awful lot. Entertainment, productivity, information, communication, and more. In fact, turns out they can even help you look your best.
No, we’re not talking about checking out your reflection in the Luminous Chrome XZ Premium, we mean the extensive range of beauty apps that can be found on the Google Play Store.

No Video Apps For The Nintendo Switch At Launch

No Video Apps For The Nintendo Switch At LaunchAs far as we can tell, the Nintendo Switch will be launched with a couple of games: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, 1-2 Switch which is a game designed to show off the Switch’s capabilities, kind of like how Wii Sports was used to demonstrate the use and potential of the console’s motion controllers, Just Dance 2017, and Skylanders Imaginators.

Sony Removes Small Apps Feature On Xperia X Series

Sony Removes Small Apps Feature on Xperia X seriesSony’s Small Apps has been present on all Xperia devices ever since the tool debuted with the Xperia T in 2012. Now, it appears that the company has decided to retire the feature with the Xperia X series, and there doesn’t seem to be any way to bring them back.

Sony : 9 Productivity Apps That Make You More Efficient

Sony : 9 productivity apps that make you more efficientLoading up the right apps on your Xperia device can make a huge difference to your productivity and efficiency. The problem is, when you’re busy, who has the time to search the internet for apps that will make a genuine difference to your day?
Here at Sony Mobile we believe in providing products and services that empower you to do more.

Sony Xperia Marshmallow Concept (mdb08m.z1.2178) Can Delete Preinstalled Apps

Sony Xperia Marshmallow Concept (MDB08M.Z1.2178) can delete preinstalled appsSony Mobile has released a new firmware update for the Android 6.0 Marshmallow Concept with build number MDB08M.Z1.2178-somc. The update includes a number of bug fixes along with a new version of the Album app (7.4.A.0.12), Email app (11.0.A.0.4) and a new Home launcher (10.0.A.0.4), which allows users to uninstall most of the preinstalled Google apps, although some of the Sony ones remain baked in.

Close All Mod For Recent Apps In Sony Xperia Lollipop

Close all mod for Recent Apps in Sony Xperia LollipopOne of the KitKat features missed by some in the Sony Xperia Android 5.0.2 Lollipop build is the “Close all” button when accessing recent apps. Well XDA-developer niaboc79 has come up with a mod that produces a floating material button when accessing recent apps, allowing you to clear all with ease.