Chrome Dev, WebView, Photos, and Androidify receive updates

Chrome Dev, WebView, Photos, and Androidify receive updates

Every week Google brings news to their apps, the famous Gapps. This week Big G brought little news, check out the changes in Chrome Dev, WebView, Photos, and Androidify.

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Some of the Gapps available on the Play Store. / Google

WebView and Chrome Dev

The Chrome Dev and Android System WebView update brought some cool features: Contextual tablet search: Some time ago, when selecting text in Chrome, the app shows below an option to search Google for the word – or words. – selected; Now this function has come to Android tablets.

a easter-egg Chrome has also received an update: the T-Rex mini game, which appears when trying to access a web But there is no internet signal, now it has pterodylo as its enemy. It appears after 500 points.

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T-Rex x Pterodyl. / ANDROIDPIT
<p>Chrome Dev is the version for Google browser developers and testers, it occupies about 55MB of space (outside the data) and the Android requirement varies with the version.</p>
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Chrome dev
Install on Google Play


Google Photos jumped from version 1.0 to 1.1, but the changes weren't that significant. Now there's a new option for viewing photos, in addition to Standard and Day View, Google has included Year View. Also, the Video Search App icon is now a circle.

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New view and new video icon. / ANDROIDPIT

Photos version 1.1 occupies a little over 60MB (outside the data) and requires Android 4.0 or higher.

Google Photos
Install on Google Play


Androidify also jumped from version, now to 4.0. The update brought new clothes and animations, plus an invitation. To commemorate LGBT Pride months, Google has included a number of rainbow-themed clothes and accessories. Big G also included an invitation to the Pride Parade, which will take place on the 27th and 28th of this month, at androidify/pride.

Androidify 4.0 takes up 12MB of space.

Install on Google Play

Other Gapps

In addition to the above, other Gapps have also received updates, but only patching. bugs and performance improvement: Android Wear, Chorme Beta, Android for Work App, Project Fi, Google Play Services, and Japanese Input.

All updates are being delivered slowly, so those who don't want to wait can download directly from the Play Store or APKMirror.

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