Google shuts down Chrome Apps section on some platforms – News


As announced earlier, Google has finally shut down the “app” section of the Chrome Web Store for the Windows, Linux & Mac platforms of Chrome, meaning you can’t install Chrome apps there anymore.


Google shuts down Chrome ‘apps’ section on Mac and Windows – Engadget

http://news.google.com Dec 7, 2017 

By early 2018, Chrome Apps already installed in Google’s browser will no longer function. Chrome OS users, however, will still be able to access them for the foreseeable future …

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Google wants Progressive Web Apps to replace Chrome apps – Android Police

http://news.google.com Dec 6, 2017

The Chrome Web Store originally launched in 2010, and serves a hub for installing apps, extensions, and themes packaged for Chrome. Over a year ago, Google announced that …

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Chrome Apps are dead, as Google shuts down the Chrome Web Store section – Ars Technica

http://news.google.com Dec 6, 2017

More than a year ago, Google announced that Chrome Apps would be removed from Windows, Mac, and Linux versions of Chrome (but not Chrome OS) some time in 2 …

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