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Google’s Smart Lock Feature Now Available To All Chromebook Users

01/29/2015, Wouldn’t it be awesome to be able to lock/unlock your laptop using just your phone? It would certainly save you time from having to always enter your password and to manually logout of your computer everytime you step away. Now some of you guys might...

Acer Introduces Couple Of Durable Chromebooks

01/21/2015, Acer is at it again, giving the Chromebook range yet another go, targeting the education market with a couple of new models. They happen to be the Acer Chromebook C910 and Acer Chromebook C740, where these two models will sport a durable design that ought...

Chrome OS Gains Experimental “OK Google” Always-On Feature

12/21/2014, An update earlier this year enabled Android users to use the “OK Google” command at all times with its always-on update. Previously users could only use the voice command when in the home screen, but the update allowed users to use it anytime. Now...

Lenovo Reportedly Launching Low Cost Chromebook Next Year

11/09/2014, Chromebooks have carved out space for themselves in the notebook market, particularly in the U.S., as they are increasingly becoming popular with the likes of students and small businesses. This had lead to a growth in sales of these Chrome OS powered...

Google Releases Improved Hangouts App For Desktop

10/09/2014, There is some good news today for folks who use Google Hangouts. The company today released a new update which aims to make it much more easier for users to access Hangouts on their desktop computers. This update has been developed keeping one aim in mind...

First Chrome OS Native Android Apps Revealed

09/11/2014, Every year Google shows off its software advancements at the I/O conference, 2014 was no different. Android was the highlight of this year’s conference but Google did take some time out to talk about Chrome OS. Its browser based operating system...

Samsung Chromebook 2 Review

08/02/2014, The Chromebook fits between an iPad or Android tablet and a full-fledged laptop computer. While not quite as portable as a tablet, since it certainly can’t be used one handed, or with a table or at least a lap to rest it on, it does offer the potential...

Chrome OS ‘Athena’ User Interface Being Developed

07/20/2014, Chrome OS powered computers are increasingly becoming popular so its imperative for the company to continue improving the software while its hardware partners work on the rest. The Chromium OS team is now experimenting with “Athena,” its a...

Google’s Chrome OS Gets More Comfortable With Android

06/25/2014, With the rather interesting Continuity features that Apple showed off during WWDC 2014, which make iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite powered devices play nice with each other, we expected Google to show us something along the same lines during its annual developers...

Use Chrome Remote Desktop To Access Your Computer

06/23/2014, Remote Desktop is probably one of the most used feature in the IT industry to manage servers and provide technical support to the end-users. From one physical location, Remote Desktop allows an administrator to take control of any workstations or servers...

HP Chromebox On Sale For $179

06/10/2014, HP is a name that is familiar to all of us when it comes to desktop computers as well as notebooks, and this time around, the company’s maiden attempt at a desktop computer which will be powered by Google’s Chrome OS is now up for sale for $179 a pop....

Google Play Movies To Get Offline Support On Chrome OS Soon

05/06/2014, Today in San Francisco Intel conducted an event in which many Chromebook related announcements were made by the company and its partners. Google, the company behind Chrome OS, also made an announcement. Within the next few weeks it is going to add...