Friday, May 22, 2015
Chrome - Google Tone
I continue to be impressed by the options for access that are being developed for the Chrome Web Browser. Google just released an experiment called Google Tone. The concept is that it will play a short tone that other computers can hear, and they will open the URL you shared. The extension must be installed on all the computers nearby (wish it worked on mobile devices!) and have access to the microphone. Just click the link in the toolbar and it sends out the "tone". You can install the extension here - g.co/tone and it works in Chrome for Mac, Windows and all Chromebook devices. Happy Sharing!