Author Archives: Ed Hewitt

Chromebooks Launching in 6 New Countries

Further to yesterday's announcement, Google has confirmed that Chromebooks will be launching in Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Netherlands and Ireland.

19 March 2013

Chromebooks now available in Australia

Chromebooks have finally made their way down under, with the Samsung Chromebook and Acer C7 available to purchase from today.

18 March 2013

[How To] Add Swap Memory to your Chromebook

Majority of Chromebooks are limited to 2GB RAM, with no option to upgrade the memory. With a dozen tabs open, you can easily fill your available memory. In this How-To, we will show you how to increase your available memory.

17 March 2013

Media Playback Issues resolved in latest Chrome OS Stable Update

The Chrome OS team has just push out an update to the stable channel. The update to Chrome OS 25 contains a number of bug fixes and security improvements, plus an updated version of Adobe Flash.

15 March 2013

Acer Update C7 Chromebook with 4GB RAM & 6 Hours Battery Life

Acer has today released a revised version of their C7 Chromebook. RAM is upgraded to 4GB and battery life has increased to 6 hours. Available today for $279.99

12 March 2013

Bug Fix Update released for Chrome for iOS

A bug fix update for Chrome is being pushed out to iOS devices today.

12 March 2013

Flash Player Update lands in Chrome 25

The Chrome team have just pushed out a new version of Adobe Flash Player and several stability improvements for the stable channel of Chrome.

12 March 2013

[Video] Chrome is Everywhere

In the past year, Google Chrome has been made available for Android, iPhone, iPad and Windows 8 tablets. Chrome is now everywhere!

12 March 2013

Official: Google Now Coming To Chrome

Rumours have been circling since December that Google Now is coming to Chrome. Today's Chromium update has pushed Google Now to Chrome.

12 March 2013

Gmail Chrome App updated with new iOS UI

Last year, the Gmail team were praised for their iOS Gmail UI. It has been so popular, that the UI has now been released onto the Mobile Web App and Chrome Offline App.

12 March 2013

Spotify Now Available from the Chrome Web Store

Late last year, Spotify released their Web Player into limited beta. This week sees the start of the open beta, and the subsequent release into the Chrome Web Store.

10 March 2013

Chrome OS undefeated at Pwnium 2013 event

At this year's Pwnium event hosted by Google, hackers would unable to exploit Chrome OS. However, partial exploits are currently being reviewed.

8 March 2013