If you’re a Mac OS X user who likes to mix things up by using Chrome as a Web browser or Google+ to connect with friends, then you’ll probably want to give the just released beta Chrome OS App Launcher a try.
After rolling out a developer’s version of the app launcher for Windows users back in February, Google is finally ready to bring the beta launcher to OS X. Chromium evangelist François Beaufort took to Google+ to announce the happy news yesterday.
Since this app launcher is still in beta, it’s not working as smoothly as promised at the moment. According to The Verge, when you click on an icon, the app will open in the Chrome browser, you’ll need to keep terminal opened and may not be able to launch multiple apps at the same time.
Still want to give the app launcher a whirl? You’ll need to download the latest build of Chromium, open up the terminal to run a command (the –show-app-list switch), and download at least one app from the Chrome Web Store to see the launcher in action.