Get notified: Google Now brings contextual information to the Chrome browser

After months of appearing in¬†experimental and beta versions of Chrome(s goog), Google is rolling out Google Now notifications in its mainstream edition of the Chrome browser for Windows(s msft) and OS X(s aapl). If you’re signed in with your Google account when using Chrome, you’ll begin to see contextual notifications from the Google Now service, such as when to leave for appointments due to real-time traffic data or reminders for favorite television programs.¬†The Google Now service already supports mobile devices and Chromebooks and will also be the basis of smartwatches built using the Android Wear software platform.