How we built it

Web/native app install banners

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 The event API surface is covered in


Screenshot: Homescreen icon target image density bugs:



Status in Chromium

Enabled by default (launch bug) in:

  • Chrome for desktop release 42
  • Chrome for Android release 42
  • Opera release 30
  • Opera for Android release 30

Consensus & Standardization

  • No public signals
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  • Positive


Last updated on 2015-04-22