Chrome 42 for Android will encourage users to add high quality sites they visit frequently to their home screen. In the future it will support the same for native apps. This entry is for the visual aspect, not the API surface. The Manifest API surface is covered by https://www.chromestatus.com/features/4754986680451072. The event API surface is covered in https://www.chromestatus.com/features/6560913322672128

Demo

Documentation

Status in Chromium

Blink


Enabled by default (tracking bug) in:

  • Chrome for desktop release 42
  • Chrome for Android release 42

Consensus & Standardization

After a feature ships in Chrome, the values listed here are not guaranteed to be up to date.

  • No signal
  • No signal
  • No signal
  • Positive

Owners

Comments

Screenshot: https://i.imgur.com/O2wGXUf.png Homescreen icon target image density bugs: https://crbug.com/479747

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Last updated on 2020-11-09