After oddly long wait, Google Assistant comes to the iPad

A dedicated iPad app will allow Google’s AI services provider to take advantage of the larger display and multitasking features.

Split screen apps now in canary stage of Chrome OS

This feature isn’t going to be on a stable build of Chrome OS for a good bit, but adventurous Chromebook owners can try it out right now.

Could a Galaxy Note 8 dual-boot Android and Windows simultaneously?

Samsung is patenting a smartphone interface that can run both Android and Windows. There’s UI to switch between the two or use both at the same time.

Take up Android N’s Split Screen mode with two Chrome windows

Have something you want to read from Pocketnow there, but want a CNET article over here? Android N may be able to help soon.

Android N gets Split Screen teased, no Freeform Windows or Launcher Shortcuts

Well, we saw the christening of Android N and the feature set…

Android N multi-window support docs tease free-floating “freeform” mode

Forget simple split-screen: Android N freeform mode should bring us actual movable windows.

Pixel C discount for developers looking for Android N tinkering

Google’s tipping its hat to developers with a 25% off discount for the 10.2-inch Pixel C tablet. Android N’s on the way, might as well play around with it.
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How Android can really do split-screen multitasking right

Android tablets are so much more than just big phones – without the phone. So why hasn’t Google implemented split-screen multitasking?

Android 6.1 Marshmallow to come in June with Split Screen

We’re testing the Google Pixel C this week and one of the…

Google confirms Android split-screen “in the works,” possibly for Android N

Will we get Android N split-screen multitasking support next year? These comments from a Google dev sure make it sound like a possibility.
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Android needs multi-window support if it’s going to succeed in the future

I long for the day when I can efficiently write articles about Android using an Android-powered phone or tablet, to do so I need multi-window support.

Pocketnow Week in Review: week 24 news recap of 2014

The Pocketnow Week in Review brings you all the most popular news and video from the past week. This week we hit all three major platforms.