Google is Preparing Chrome Remote Desktop Android app for Release

I have been following the development for Chrome Remote Desktop App for Android for sometime now. With the help of a friend, I even managed to build the APK from source and try it out. (Read the hands on here).

The scene was silent for a while. But this week, I hear more chatter about the app on Chromium commits. The best of all that chatter happened today.

The team just published the content that they are going to use on the Google Play Store for the Android app. That’s the kind of task you do when you are preparing the app for release, right?

So, here is the text: (emphasis added)

<message name=”IDS_PLAY_STORE_TITLE” desc=”Play Store title of the Chrome Remote Desktop app for Android. [CHAR-LIMIT=30] [NAME=play_store_title]”>
+ Chrome Remote Desktop
+ </message>
+ <message name=”IDS_PLAY_STORE_TAGLINE” desc=”Play Store tagline for the Chrome Remote Desktop app for Android. [CHAR-LIMIT=80] [NAME=play_store_tagline]”>
+ Securely access your computers from your Android phone or tablet.
+ </message>
+ <message name=”IDS_PLAY_STORE_DESCRIPTION” desc=”Play Store description of the Chrome Remote Desktop app for Android. [CHAR-LIMIT=4000] [NAME=play_store_description]”>
+Securely access your computers from your Android phone or tablet.
+
+• From each of your computers, set up remote access using our app on the Chrome Web Store: https://chrome.google.com/remotedesktop
+• From your Android device, open the app to see which of your computers are available to connect.
+• Connect to any of your online computers.
+
+For information about privacy, please see the Google Privacy Policy and the Chrome Privacy Policy.
+ </message>
+ <message name=”IDS_PLAY_STORE_CHANGES” desc=”List of what’s changed in this release of Chrome Remote Desktop for Android. [CHAR-LIMIT=500] [NAME=play_store_changes]”>
+First release of Chrome Remote Desktop for Android.
+ </message>

Now, we just have to wait for the official blog post!

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