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12 keyboard shortcuts every Chromebook owner needs to know

A dozen keyboard shortcuts to make Chrome OS even easier to use.<p>Chrome OS is a blissfully streamlined operating system that is easy to use. Keyboard shortcuts, however, can make navigating your Chromebook even easier. Here are the top dozen shortcuts.<p>1. Alt + Search<p>One of the first things you'll …

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10 essential Chromebook keyboard shortcuts you need to know

If you're one of those people who want to keep their hands on the keyboard when they're sitting in front of a computer — I know I am — then you need …

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Is your Chromebook drowsy? Here's how to make it stay awake

If you own a Chromebook, you may have noticed its annoying tendency to slip into sleep mode at the blink of an eye. In fact, it can be hard to <i>keep</i> …

Crouton: Turn your Chromebook into far more than a "glorified web browser"

Chromebooks have drastically changed the landscape of computing since their official release in May 2011. At the time many scoffed at the idea of both applications and user data residing in the cloud, as the use of web apps and cloud storage had not yet become an integral part of our daily …

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World War I Studio Portraits Recreated with Modern-Day Service Personnel

For its 2015 Poppy Appeal campaign to raise support for current and former British military personnel, the The Royal British Legion commissioned a …

These secret tools reveal the hidden corners of your Chromebook's storage

Chromebooks are built for the cloud. As such, on-device local storage is frequently an afterthought, since you don’t <i>need</i> to download any software or other large files for offline storage.<p>But there are often times when it’s convenient to save some photos offline or cache other work in case you find …

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How to encrypt files on your Chromebook with miniLock

If you're looking for the easiest way to encrypt files on your Chromebook, here is a great add-on to make the task incredibly simple.<p>Your files saved …

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How to Merge PDF Files On A Chromebook - OMG! Chrome!

<b>Combining multiple PDF documents into one file is not something I have to do often. Nevertheless, knowing how to do it is something I appreciate.</b><p>On a …

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Turn on "OK Google" in Chrome OS to start talking to your Chromebook

In recent weeks you might’ve heard all about Cortana’s integration with Windows 10, enabling you to run web searches, check your diary and toggle …

Discover your Chromebook’s hidden features with these 5 tips

Chromebooks and other Chrome OS devices are great for cheap, easy-to-use access to the web. But as a stand-alone platform, Google’s Chrome OS hasn’t …

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15 Useful Chromebook Tips & Tricks - OMG! Chrome!

<b>I’ve been using Chromebooks for several years, but I’m still learning handy new tips and saving tricks that speed up my workflow.</b><p>Below I run down 15 …

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A soldier’s story shows the tragedy of the First World War

NIEUWKERKE, Belgium — In a neatly clipped corner of the Westhof Farm Cemetery, an Australian family huddled around the grave of Pvt. Andrew Bayne. …

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Chrome, the world’s most popular browser and cloud-connected operating system, enables a new generation of business devices for organizations of all …

The cricket greats who fell in World War One

Nigel McCrery's book, 'Final Wicket: Test and First-Class Cricketers Killed in the Great War', tells the poignant stories of hundreds of first-class cricketers killed during the First World War<p>If the young bowler was feeling nervous as he took his run up against the cricket legend WG Grace he did …

How to add, disable, and remove apps in Chrome OS

Chromebooks and other Chrome OS-powered devices are, well, Chrome – the operating system is basically just the Chrome desktop browser, plus a few …

6 Things You Should Do Every Sunday | Inc.com

When you think about your perfect Sunday, it could involve sleeping in, going out for brunch, and then binge watching Netflix. Unfortunately, most entrepreneurs can't enjoy that luxury. Either we're tied down to a completing a deadline or we simply just can't sit there and not be productive. The …

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10 Things Happy People Do Before Lying In Bed Every Night

Sleeping is a very important part of everyone’s life. Actually, the things we do before we go to bed matter, too. Many people watch TV-shows till …

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24 Ways To Have The Best 24 Hours Ever

From Manic Monday to Twisted Tuesday to Wacky Wednesday, it seems like there’s no escaping the chaos of a whirlwind work week. By the time we finally reach Friday, we’re ready to give thanks with that celebrated saying, “TGIF.”<p>Yes, weekdays can drag on, and on, and on -- but they shouldn’t have to. …

12 Little Known Laws of Gratitude (That Will Change Your Life)

<i>“Walk as if you are kissing the Earth with your feet.”<br>― Thích Nhất Hạnh</i><p>Gratitude leads to greatness. It can literally turn what you have into more …

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Do <i>This</i> to Improve Your Self-Esteem

Nothing is so tantalizing and delicious—not to mention rare, these days—as a secret. Think back to the zing of excitement you felt when a friend …

The 5 Dos and Don'ts of Happiness

“Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace, and …

8 Ways To Turn A Horrible Day Into A Positive Day

Everyone can have a bad day. – Nikki Haley<p>What’s the first thing you do when you’re having a horrible day?<p>Do you become so negative you infect …

Chromebook keyboard shortcuts - Chromebook Help

You can use keyboard shortcuts to complete some tasks more quickly.<p><b>Tip</b>: To find shortcuts on this page, press <b>Ctrl</b> + <b>f</b> and enter what you're looking …

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How to enable developer mode on a Chromebook

For some, Chromebooks are made to be tinkered with, and developer mode is where one goes to do just that.<p>We recently covered how to check out upcoming Chrome OS features before official release, but for some the official channels aren't bleeding-edge enough.<p>In order to poke around with Chrome OS at …

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How to right-click on Chromebooks

It's pretty easy to transition from a traditional laptop to a Chromebook, but this simple function may prove elusive.<p>Are you making the move from a Windows laptop to Chromebook? That's an increasingly popular option these days.<p>However, although Chrome OS has a pretty shallow learning curve, there …

How to Do a Presentation on a Chromebook

How to Do a Presentation on a Chromebook is a post by Kevin Purcell from Notebooks.com.As Chromebooks become more popular people see them in …

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