Google the parent software developer of the popular open source browser, Chrome, updated it for the latest iPad operating system, iOS 9.
iOS Has new multitasking Features
Apple Inc, the makers of the iconic tablet hardware, also updated some of the features on the iPad. These updates are largely related to multitasking features on the iPad. With the introduction of the latest multitasking feature, two apps can be run simultaneously on the tablet.
As with all things with Google, it too has updated its Chrome features to support the advanced features. The refreshed universal iOS application has been leveraged by Chrome to provide best-in-class service spectrum.
Chrome and Multitasking on iPad
Google’s flagship browser now supports the Split View mode. Therefore, users of iPad with Chrome as the browser can now experience Split View mode. Besides, it has also been enabled for Slide Over option.
The picture –in-picture option can also be used with Chrome browser. It allows users to browse websites as well watch pop-up videos at the same time.
It has to be noted that, iPad Air 2 as well as iPad mini 4 only support Split View mode. It will be available on the iPad Pro as well.
In its blog post, Google reports that Chrome in its latest avatar has the specialized feature of multi-tasking. This is to enable users to engage on different services such a booking a ticket, or reading posts on social media.
However, the highlight of Chrome’s latest update is the ability to make purchases, while on the go. The feature which helps in enhancing the experience of the user is the Autofill. Remember this feature is already available on the desktop as well as the Android, besides the iOS. Now, it is updated for iPad’s latest iOS version. With the autofill feature users will not have to repeatedly enter payment card details, every time one is making a purchase.
Google Chrome’s updated version for the iPad completes the availability of the browser on devices running on popular operating systems. You can update latest Chrome version from App Store for the iPhone and iPad here.