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Chrome version 49 for Android to support physical beacons

Friday 12 February 2016 | 13:27 CET | News
Google announced that its version 49 of Chrome for Android will also support the Physical Web, which helps end-users discover URLs relevant to their surroundings via Eddystone bluetooth low-energy beacons. The new feature will enable end-users to interact with and get content from nearby Bluetooth-enabled beacons in public places if they wish so. At present, the Physical Web integration for Chrome for Android is in Beta channel for general testing. 

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