Phone Scoop

printed May 27, 2016
See this page online at:
http://www.phonescoop.com/articles/article.php?a=17398

Home  ›  News  ›

Chrome 49, with Beacon Support, Reaches Play Store

Article Comments  

Mar 10, 2016, 8:09 AM   by Eric M. Zeman   @phonescooper

Google says Chrome version 49 for Android has graduated from the beta channel and is available as a general release in the Google Play Store. Chrome 49 is notable due to its support for Eddystone Bluetooth beacons, which can surface what's known as "physical web" content to nearby devices. Google's Eddystone beacons broadcast content, such as URLs, to Android devices within range. Chrome can interact with those beacons and the content they offer. Push notifications alert Android users to the content, which may contain information about nearby points of interest. Chrome 49 is free to download from the Play Store.

more info at Play Store »
more info at Google »

AD

Comments

This forum is closed.

This forum is closed.

No messages

 
 
Page  1  of 1

Subscribe to Phone Scoop News with RSS Follow @phonescoop on Twitter Phone Scoop on Facebook Subscribe to Phone Scoop on YouTube Follow on Instagram

 

All content Copyright 2001-2016 Phone Factor, LLC. All Rights Reserved.
Content on this site may not be copied or republished without formal permission.
2