Author Archives: Ed Hewitt

HP Chromebook goes on sale in the UK

HP's first Chromebook, Pavillion 14, was released earlier this year. Today, HP has announced availability and pricing for the UK.

24 April 2013

High Risk Security Fixes in latest Chrome OS Stable Update

The Chrome OS team have just pushed out an update to the stable channel. The update to Chrome OS 26 contains a number of high risk security fixes.

15 April 2013

Bug Fixes Land in Latest Chrome Update

Google Chrome stable channel has been updated today with stability improvements and a new version of Adobe Flash.

9 April 2013

Chrome for iOS updated, Adds Support for Full Screen Browsing

Chrome for iOS is the latest platform to get version 26, with support for full screen browsing and support for cloud printing.

9 April 2013

Chrome OS 26 Now Rolling Out

Google have just pushed out a new version of their operating system Chrome device. Version 26 brings a improved support for Bluetooth devices and a desktop improvements.

8 April 2013

[Video] Blink Q&A Session

Earlier this week Google unveiled Blink, a new browser engine for Chrome. Plenty of questions arose around what this means for web developers and Chrome users. Google's Chrome team hosted a Hangout answering some of those questions.

5 April 2013

Chromebooks Now Available to Buy In Sweden

Following on from last week's announcement of Google entering Chromebooks into 6 new markets, both Acer and Samsung Chromebooks have launched in Sweden.

5 April 2013

Chrome for Android Hits 26, Adds Sync Features

Following on from last week's Chrome for desktop update to version 26, Chrome for Android receives the latest update. This release includes new syncing options and performance improvements.

3 April 2013

Interview with François Beaufort, the Chrome Happiness Evangelist

We chat to François Beaufort, known for uncovering the latest changes coming in Chrome and Chrome OS, about his new job with Google.

31 March 2013

Google Chrome 26 Released With Better Spell Checking, Desktop User Profile Access

Google has just released the latest stable update to Chrome, version 26, adding in spell checker improvements, desktop shortcuts for multiple users profiles and support for Asynchronous DNS resolver.

26 March 2013

Will Chrome and Android Merge?

Many rumours have been circling about Chrome and Android merging since Andy Rubin step down as Android lead, but how likely are these rumours?

24 March 2013

Spotify for Chrome Updated, Now Supports Notifications

Spotify for Chrome has been updated today, and now supports App Notifications using Chrome's Notification Centre.

20 March 2013