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The latest news on Chrome, Chromium and Chrome OS.

Google Chrome is Testing a ‘Material Design’ Toolbar

Google Chrome is edging closer to a full material design revamp with the arrival of a new flag in development builds.

17 August 2015

Dell Chromebook 13 — The Mid-Range Chromebook of Your Dreams?

With a backlit keyboard, FHD IPS display and 5th gen Intel processors, the Dell Chromebook 13 is practically the dream Chromebook. But the best bit is the price.

13 August 2015

Chromebooks Just Outsold Windows Laptops For the First Time

Chromebooks have outsold Windows notebooks for the very first time, new data from NPD Group reveals. The figures cover business sales during the busy back to school period.

13 August 2015

The Number of Chromebook Developers Is Growing Fast

The number of developers using Chromebooks to code is on the rise.

10 August 2015
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Google Store To Start Selling the ASUS Chromebook Flip

A product listing page for the ASUS Chromebook Flip has appeared on the official Google Store — a hint that Google plan to start selling more Chromebooks directly?

4 August 2015

Messaging App Line Is Now Available on Chrome

Popular mobile messaging service LINE launches an official Chrome App, making its service readily available on Chromebooks and desktop PCs.

29 July 2015

CTL Education Chromebook Gets a Faster Processor, 180 Degree Hinge

American computer company CTL has launched an updated version of its top-selling education Chromebook that, on paper, sends it to the top of the class.

22 June 2015

Viglen Chromebook 11 Set for July Launch in UK

Low-cost Rockchip Chromebooks will finally hit the UK next month — but aimed solely at education buyers.

17 June 2015

Skype for Web Rolls Out Worldwide, Supports IM on Chromebooks

Microsoft opened up the Skype for Web Beta to everyone in the US and the UK last week — now it has rolled the service out to the rest of world.

16 June 2015

New Look Logo for Google Chrome Web Store

A new Chrome Web Store icon is beginning to appear online, even being used in recent marketing material for Chromebooks. But is it the new official logo?

15 June 2015

Google Brings Chrome’s Old Bookmarks Manager Back

Google has relented to public pressure and brought Chrome's old bookmark manager back. If you liked the new tiled version, here's how you can get it back.

14 June 2015

Microsoft To Counter Chromebooks with $169 Windows 10 Laptop

A slog of super cheap Windows 10 laptops are on the way, as Microsoft renews its effort to temper the growth of Chromebooks.  The software giant is working with several high-profile laptop makers, including Acer, on a collection of low-cost notebooks running […]

8 June 2015