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Google shows next week combined Android and Chrome OS”

Google shows next week combined Android and Chrome OS”

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Google is going to next week may be a merged version of the Android mobile operating system and the laptopsysteem Chrome OS show.

There are going to be for a long time rumors about the combination between those two operating systems. According to Android Police for this within Google the name ‘Andromeda’ is used.

With the combination system, would Google include a focus on hybrid laptops, which also works as a tablet can be used. In that market, the Microsoft operating system, Windows now lord and master.

According to 9to5Google are in the source code of the latest Android version to find the clues that indicate that Andromeda exists. From the code, it would appear that only fairly powerful devices, Andromeda can run, while Android also on weaker hardware works.

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Google has previously already been made to Android and Chrome OS closer to each other. On some devices with Chrome OS, it is already possible to have the Google Play healthcare app store to activate and Android apps. That possibility is now slowly to more and more Chrome laptops to be rolled out.

As yet Google has not commented on the rumors about Andromeda. Be sent Hiroshi Lockheimer, head of Android division within Google, this weekend, a mysterious tweet. Therein, he noted that Android exactly eight years ago, was launched. “I have a feeling that we’re over eight years, will talk about October 4, 2016.”

On that date, Google will have a press event where, in any case, the announcement of two Pixel smartphones, an improved Chromecast, the physical stemassistent Home and the router Wi-fi is expected.

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