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Chrome OS Beta 29.0.1537.32 Released

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If you love Chrome OS and don’t mind playing guinea pig by running beta software, you’ll be happy to hear that the Google team have released Chrome OS beta build 29.0.1537.32. It comes with a range of new features notably better support for Samsung 550 users and “immersive” full screen mode which hides the toolbar from view.

Build highlights according to the team blog includes:

  • Kernel 3.8 landed on Pixel and Samsung 550.
  • New “immersive” mode – hit the fullscreen button to hide the toolbar and shelf and until you hover at the top for a more immersive browsing experience
  • Pin apps to the shelf using Drag and Drop from the Launcher
  • Consumer Kiosk Mode allows you to build your own Chrome OS powered kiosk
  • Default wallpaper selection will sync across all your devices
  • Monitor Scaling allows you to scale the UI
  • Two-finger history navigation
  • App launcher Search just got cleverer
    • It will dynamically learn what you search for
    • Apps are more prominent
    • It will search within the web store if no matching app is installed 

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