Cloud Computing: Google Chrome Web Store Expands to Nearly 3,000 Apps

 
 
By Clint Boulton  |  Posted 2011-02-24
 
 
 

Google Chrome Web Store Expands to Nearly 3,000 Apps

By Clint Boulton

Google Chrome Web Store Expands to Nearly 3,000 Apps

Google Voice App

Available in the U.S. only, this application lets users make calls from their PCs, send SMS messages, preview their Voice Inbox and receive new message alerts. There is also support for multiple-account sign-in.

Google Voice App

H&R Block At Home

No one likes dealing with taxes, but it's that time of year. This free application from one of the top financial planners in the country lets users prepare their taxes online to file, print and file electronically.

H&R Block At Home

SlideRocket

Use SlideRocket to create presentations, which are shareable via link or embeddable in a Website. The application also includes an HTML5 viewer for iPad and iPhone.

SlideRocket

Springpad

This is a simple, note-taking application that helps users track tasks and lists.

Springpad

Vyew

Vyew is a Web-collaboration application that lets users work together in real-time in a virtual meeting room.

Vyew

LinkedIn App

This provides a quick click to users' LinkedIn contacts and content.

LinkedIn App

Seesmic

Users can see their Facebook, Twitter, Google Buzz, Foursquare, and LinkedIn feeds in aggregate through a Web browser with this application.

Seesmic

Wikinvest Portfolio Manager

You can track your investments with this application, which also automatically imports stock, ETF (exchange-traded fund) and mutual fund holdings into one view.

Wikinvest Portfolio Manager

AutoCad WS

From AutoDesk, AutoCad WS allows users to edit and share drawings through their Web browsers. Users may also store drawings and project files online.

AutoCad WS

Tracking Online Opt-Outs

Developed by Google, Keep My Opt-Outs is a browser extension for users who do not wish to be tracked by ads online.

Tracking Online Opt-Outs

Rocket Fuel