Since they launched Chrome for Android Beta in February, Google’s been listening closely to all of your feedback.
With today’s update, Chrome for Android Beta is now available in 31 more languages and in all countries where Google Play is available.Theye’ve also added many much-requested features, including:
- You can now request the desktop version of a website, in case you would rather not view the mobile version.
- You can now add bookmarks as shortcuts on your home screen, so you can get to your favorite sites faster.
- Choose your favorite apps to handle links opened in Chrome.
- Have a proxy setup for Wi-Fi access? You can now use Chrome with the system proxy configured in Android settings.
If you build websites, you may want to take note of a change in the User-Agent specification for Chrome for Android.
If you haven’t already, you can install Chrome for Android Beta from Google Play on your Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) phone or tablet. As it’s still in Beta, Google looks forward to your feedback so they can continue to improve Chrome for Android.