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TechnologyGoogle Chrome now lets you send web pages to other devices

12:41  11 september  2019
12:41  11 september  2019 Source:   theverge.com

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Google is bridging the gap between phones and PCs with its latest Chrome 77 update. You can now easily send links between phones and PCs, just by right You can right-click on a link and a new context menu will appear that simply lets you send links to other devices where you use Chrome .

Sending webpages from PC to other devices will now need you to right-click on the webpage and hover your mouse over “ Send to your devices ” option. In related news, Google earlier added a new flag to Chrome Canary, which lets users sync their clipboard across devices while using Google

Google is starting to make its Chrome 77 browser update available to Windows, Mac, iOS, and Android this week. While there are many visual changes to Chrome this time, Google is introducing a new send webpage to devices feature. You can right-click on a link and a new context menu will appear that simply lets you send links to other devices where you use Chrome.

Google Chrome now lets you send web pages to other devices© Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge

If you’re using Chrome on iOS you’ll need to have the app open and a small prompt will appear to accept the sent tab. The feature has started showing up on Windows, Android, and iOS versions of Chrome, but it doesn’t appear to be enabled in the macOS variant just yet. Chrome has long supported the ability to browse your open and recent tabs across multiple devices, but this send to device feature just makes things a little quicker if you’re moving from browsing on a PC or laptop to a phone or vice versa.

Chrome OS finally supports virtual desktops

Chrome OS finally supports virtual desktops Chrome OS is adding a mainstay feature that other computer platforms have had for years: virtual desktops. The newly released Chrome OS 76 supports "Virtual Desks" that, like elsewhere, lets you create app layouts you can switch to in a heartbeat. You could have a writing-focused space that revolves around Google Docs, for example, and another space that helps you keep up on your social networks. The update also brings easier media controls that include a centralized control in the system menu. And if accessibility is an issue, an Automatic Clicks option can activate whatever's under your pointer if you have difficulty with button presses.

There's a reason Google Chrome is the most ubiquitous browser out there. Among other things, it works seamlessly across all of your devices , syncing tabs in the background. But sometimes, it's just tedious to find that one tab you wanted to share from your phone to your desktop among the myriad

Chrome is the most popular web browser in the world, and there’s a high chance it’s your browser of choice on both your PC and your phone. Here’s our guide on how to send webpages from Google Chrome on your desktop to your Android device , and then back again. Now you ’ll be able to pick up

Google Chrome now lets you send web pages to other devices© Provided by Vox Media, Inc.
Google Chrome now lets you send web pages to other devices© Provided by Vox Media, Inc.

The only other main change in Chrome 77 is a new site loading indicator in tabs. A new animation shows a site favicon loading in a circle before expanding once it’s fully loaded. It’s a nice visual indicator to make it easier to spot when a tab is still loading. You can get the latest Chrome 77 update by navigating to help > about Google Chrome in the browser to check for updates.

Google Chrome is getting way better tab management soon .
It’s finally catching up to rival browsersTab management in Chrome currently requires you to hover over each tab and wait for a description of the tab or to simply spot one visually via the tiny favicon. This can be difficult when you’ve got a lot of tabs open, so Google is addressing it with a new preview that will allow you to hover over tabs quickly to get to the right one.

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