Google decided to stop supporting “Chrome applications” on its popular browser starting from next June, due to its unpopularity among users and its low spread and weak use. Chrome applications will stop working in all operating systems for personal computers and the beginning will be with Windows, Linux, and Mac in June. Next, in the year 2022, it will depend on the Chrome OS as well.
According to site 9to5google American, starting from next March, Google will stop accepting the inclusion of any new Chrome applications in its store, and will allow developers to update existing applications until the maximum of June 2022, while “Chrome applications” are web applications installed on the Chrome browser through the company’s store It works as an application that runs on the computer, in what is considered one of the most well-known Chrome applications, “Phuket” application to save articles for reading later, as it opens in a separate window and appears as a separate application, noting that Chrome applications differ from Chrome additions.
It is expected that when Chrome applications stop, users will be able to use the sites of those applications, and the user will not find any significant differences, while Google had started supporting Chrome applications in 2016, and after four years, only about 1% of the browser users use Chrome applications, which is what you find It does not deserve more support, as well as the developers of those apps are no longer developing them.
It is reported that Chrome apps were supposed to stop working since the beginning of 2018, but Google moved the section of those applications from its store and postponed the appointment indefinitely, before it revealed today the suspension of these applications.