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Google Chrome to Phone

Google have announced Chrome to Phone that lets you easily share links, maps, and currently selected phone numbers and text between your computer running Chrome and your phone.

You also need to install the Chrome browser extension on your computer, which can be found by searching for ‘Chrome to Phone’ at Android App Review:

Pros & Cons:

Extremely useful and convenient… Must Have App!
Google Maps link launches Google Maps app
Send YouTube videos that launch YouTube player app
Send webpages that automatically open in the web browser
Copy a phone number from a web page and send it to your phone to launch dialer
Copy short text from a webpage and send it to your phone’s clipboard for pasting in text or email apps

Only available for Google Chrome web browser and Firefox (via 3rd party), currently no solution for Internet Explorer and Safari… yet!
Only available for Android 2.2+ phones

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