Author Archives: Tom Slominski

Dell Chromebook 11 Review: Fast, Stylish and Reliable

The last few months have seen a myriad of traditional PC makers joining the Chromebook market: ASUS, Lenovo and perhaps most unexpectedly of them all, Dell.

14 June 2014

Samsung Chromebook 2 To Retail in UK at £249?

As the days until the release of the highly anticipated Samsung Chromebook 2 diminish, more and more details about it leak.

13 May 2014

Extended Google Play Music Trial Rolling Out to New Chromebook Owners

Google is further expanding its offer of free Google services with each new Chromebook, adding Play Music All Access to the mix.

10 March 2014

Samsung Chromebook 2 Officially Unveiled With 8-Core Processor, Double the RAM of Rivals

After months of rumours and a weekend of leaks Samsung has announced the successor to the Samsung Chromebook, the most popular Chromebook so far.

3 March 2014

New Google Extension Brings ‘Ok Google’ to Everyone

All Chrome users can now use the 'Ok Google' voice search thanks to a new extension from Google.

27 November 2013

Thinking of Buying A Nexus 5? Here’s A Real Life Review

Google recently released its 5th foray into the smartphone space with the Nexus 5 - but what's it like? In this post I share my experience with it so far.

18 November 2013

Recap: Google Announces Nexus 5, Android 4.4 KitKat

Google announced KitKat, the next version of their mobile operating system Android, along with a flagship device for it – the Nexus 5 – at a press event on Thursday.

2 November 2013

Chrome for Android Showcases Redesigned ‘New Tab Page’

A revamped 'New Tab Page' is on show in the latest beta of Chrome for Android. The new design is cleaner and more spacious, with some features now hidden.

29 October 2013

Aura Update Brings Visual Enhancements to Chrome

Even though Google has been bringing features, performance and technology updates to Chrome regularly, the interface hasn't seen much change since the first version of Chrome.

8 September 2013

Quick access to Google voice search in Chrome

With voice recognition getting better and better by the day, more and more users want to use Google’s voice search. Google recently updated Chrome to include Google Now-like voice searching right from Google’s home page, […]

11 August 2013

A Visual Tour Of The New Google Maps

During this year's I/O keynote, Google announced a new version of Maps for the web. We've highlighted some of the biggest changes you'll see when it rolls out for all later this year.

19 June 2013

Thinking of Buying A Nexus 10? Here’s A Real Life Review

Google's flagship tablet device was plagued by a myriad of problems at launch. But, now that the bug fixing 4.2.2 release of Android has gone out, has it got any better?

18 March 2013