Want to make your Google Chrome browser into a cool 3D Wall? Try Cooliris! Cooliris is a little extension of Google Chrome Browser that transforms your browser into a full-screen 3D Wall for searching, viewing and sharing the Web.
Cooliris speeds up search on Google Images, YouTube, Flickr, and more. Enjoy viewing photos from Facebook, Picasa, and even your own computer.
Cooliris also comes with Cooliris Channels, which puts 1.5+ million TV episodes, movies, and titles from over 70 leading content providers at your fingertips. Enjoy premium content from Hulu, CBS, Showtime, ESPN, FOX, and many more.
When you install this plugin, Google Chrome will display a warning. This plugin will utilize your graphics card in order to render the high-performance 3D Wall.
It will completely transform your browser to look something like this :
If you visit the Cooliris website using another browser, it may give you the option to download and install Chrome.
But when you visit the website, with your Chrome Browser, you should see the following:
Click on “Install” . The download size is quite small. Its should be done in a couple of minutes.
A Window will pop-up after the download is complete. Click on “Install” again.
When done, the Cooliris icon will appear on the top right hand side, just below the minimize icon.
Tips for using Cooliris:
- Open items from the Wall to a new tab by CTRL-clicking “go to webpage” icon
- Hide/show the Cooliris menu bars by pressing F8
- Share your 3D Wall view by cutting and pasting its URL
- Save your favorite 3D Wall view to your browser’s bookmarks or set it as your homepage.
Cooliris works with Windows as of now. Linux and Mac version will be released soon.
Visit Google Chrome Extensions.