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More Chromebooks get Google Play, Night Light hits Chrome OS dev channel

Back in January, Google announced that all Chromebooks launched in 2017 and onwards will support Android apps. A few months ago, a total of 16 new Chromebook models received access to the Play Store but only in the Chrome OS Beta Channel.<p>Now, four models have gained support for Android apps on the …

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Chromebooks from ASUS, Lenovo, and Dell get the Play Store on Chrome OS Stable

It's taking a while, but Google is delivering on its promise to add the Play Store to all Chromebooks made in 2017 and beyond. Over a dozen models …

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Google adds six-second video preview feature for mobile search results on Android and Chrome app

In a major update, search engine giant Google has added a six second video previews to its mobile search results, the media reported on …

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Chrome Adds Warning for When Extensions Take Over Your Internet Connection

Google engineers have added two neat features to the Chrome browser that will alert users of extensions that hijack proxy settings or the new tab …

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Chromebooks will not move into business if they cannot be bought | ZDNet

When it comes to Chromebooks, there are those available in the United States, and then there are those for the rest of the world.<p>If you were to look …

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Living with Chromebook: The Basics

In sharp contrast with my Windows 10 S experiences, Chromebook can be surprisingly usable. But there are many caveats: You need to pick the right …

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You can now watch Sling TV on the web via Google Chrome

In the world of online television streaming, having access to your content on as many devices as possible is essential to accessing your favorite shows and movies no matter where you’re at. With the latest update to Sling TV, the Internet-based television streamer that jumpstarted this industry now …

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How to configure your Chromebook for ultimate security

A Chromebook is already an ultra-secure computer straight out of the box. Because it doesn’t run a traditional operating system and takes advantage of various Google-powered security measures, Chrome OS is well-guarded against the evils lurking out there on the web.But you can always do more, …

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Google To Call Chromebook Stylus “Assistant Pen” ?

This post is from Chrome Story - Chrome, Chromebooks and ChromecastDeep within Chromium code, Google has started calling Chromebook stylus “Assistant …

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Google Chrome under attack: Have you used one of these hijacked extensions? | ZDNet

Recent versions of several Chrome extensions have been compromised to spread malicious ads.<p>Attackers have been phishing developers as a way of …

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Remotely Connect to a Chromebook from Windows 10

Providing remote technical support for a Chromebook is easy with the Chrome Remote Desktop app.

Chrome Canary 62 has a new rounded interface for Chrome Home

The experimental 'Chrome Home' interface first appeared in October of last year, and at the time, only moved Chrome's address bar to the bottom of …

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Chromebooks Can Soon Rename External USB Drives and SD Cards

This post is from Chrome Story - Chrome, Chromebooks and ChromecastChromebooks come with very limited local storage. 16 GB is the standard size of …

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Zambia: Opp. leader pleads not guilty of treason<p>Galatasaray storm past Kayserispor<p>North Korean attack could escalate to war: US Official<p>Sports<p>Indian …

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Chrome OS to pick up ‘pinch-to-zoom’ and launcher gestures, back button for tablet mode

With the addition of Android apps on Chrome OS came a need to update the platform to better suit new form factors. Over the past few months, we’ve seen a lot of changes, and now it looks like Google has a few more in the works.<p>The best gifts for Android users<p>Commits by Google first spotted by</i> …

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Chrome now asks users in Russia to choose a search engine

Anyone who's been following technology news for long enough will remember Microsoft's infamous browser ballot screen in Europe, which was a result of …

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Forget the Apple TV — this dirt-cheap Google gadget revolutionised my living room

Looking to spruce up your lounge?<p>An Apple TV top box starts at $149 (£139).<p>A PlayStation 4 is currently $269 (£227).<p>A smart TV will set you back hundreds.<p>Forget all of them — Google sells a gadget for just $35 (£30) that will transform how you watch TV.<p>It certainly did for me.

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Does This Icon Look Familiar To You?

This post is from Chrome Story - Chrome, Chromebooks and ChromecastWilliam Greene has shared a screenshot from the latest version of Chrome OS Canary …

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Turn Chrome OS into a powerhouse with the best Chromebook apps

Chromebooks have won a well-deserved reputation as affordable, lightweight laptops designed around streaming and collaboration. This makes them …

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How to View Chrome OS Current version and Force Update Chromebook OS

One of the important feature in Chromebook is that you don’t need to manually update the Chrome OS. Chrome OS updates the OS in the background on an …

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10 tips to help you become a Google Chromebook power user

As Chromebooks gain traction in the enterprise and in schools, here are 10 tips to help professionals get the most out of the machine.<p>Chromebooks are …

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Detachable Chromebook ‘Soraka’ Keyboard Connector Details Emerge

‘Soraka’ – AKA the first (and only) detachable Chromebook in development – has just given us a new detail that, while small, will enable us to draw …

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Best Chromebook for Students

<b>Update, June 2017:</b> Our pick for best Chromebook for students remains the budget-friendly and portable Chromebook Flip, but Samsung's Chromebook Pro …

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Chrome extension CopyFish hijacked: remove now!

The makers of the popular Chrome and Firefox extension Copyfish announced yesterday that the Chrome version of the extension was hijacked.According …

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Five advanced Google Chrome hacks to level up your browsing

Search harder, better, faster.<p>Since this clean, bare-bones browser first saw the light of day in 2008, Google Chrome has steadily grown in popularity. Today, it enjoys the largest share of the browser market. In the process, it has developed significantly, from a simple Windows-only platform to an …

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Chrome OS System Notifiations To Look Slighly Different From Web Notifications

This post is from Chrome Story - Chrome, Chromebooks and ChromecastThe redesigned notification system is still a work-in-progress. Today, I noticed …

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How to Send Web Pages From Your Phone to Your PC

It isn’t hard to go from reading an article on your phone to reading it on your laptop. All you need to do is remember where you found it, right? But …

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Google is testing a native ad blocker for Chrome on your phone

Google is making a move to upgrade your mobile browsing experience in future versions of Chrome. The search giant is finally banishing those distracting ads that make it more difficult to navigate websites on mobile device's smaller screens.<p>The latest version of the Google's experimental mobile …

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