AWESOME MALLIK

Google Tone- Share the way you speak

Mallik Cheripally

20 June 2015



Why Google Tone?
Google Tone helps computers communicate like we do—by talking to each other. It's a browser extension that lets Chrome use your computer's speakers to produce a special sound signature for other computer's microphones to identify as a URL.

How does Google Tone work?
Google Tone turns on your computer's microphone (while the extension is on). Google Tone temporarily stores a URL on Google’s servers and uses your computer's speakers and microphone to send it to nearby computers connected to the Internet. Any computer within earshot that also has the Google Tone extension installed and turned on can receive a Google Tone notification. The notification will display the URL along with your Google Profile name and picture.


To receive a URL with Google Tone, Chrome needs to keep your microphone on. Google Tone may not work in loud spaces, over a distance, with a poor Internet connection, or on computers without a microphone or with a microphone incapable of detecting sound broadcast by Google Tone.

Related News you may like

Around the World (Part-1)

Mallik Cheripally

17 June 2015

In this series, enjoy some of the most beautiful cities in the world. Explore this beautiful planet...

Read More

This is how long you can freeze the food

Mallik Cheripally

10 June 2015

Freezing food stops bacterial growth, so in theory, frozen food can be used indefinitely...

Read More