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Google launches first Android apps for Chromebook

Friday 12 September 2014 | 11:21 CET | News
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Google has announced that the first Android apps to run on Chrome OS are now available to download from the Chrome Web Store. A total of four apps will run under the App Runtime for Chrome (Beta), which creates a virtual machine on the Chrome OS for handling Android apps. The apps in question are Evernote, Vine, Duolingo's language-learning app, and Sight Words, an app designed to help children's reading skills. Google added that over the coming months it will be working with "a select group of Android developers" to add more apps to ensure "a more seamless experience" across Android phone

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