Is The $169 Acer Cloudbook with Windows 10 a Chromebook Killer?

Acer recently unveiled its latest low-cost Windows 10 laptop, one the press is already calling a ‘Chromebook killer’.  But is the Acer Aspire One Cloudbook, which is priced from $169 and ships with hardware specs eerily similar to most standard Chromebooks […]

11 August 2015
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Pokemon TV, HBO Now and Other New Chromecast Apps

The past few weeks have been a bumper one for Chromecast fans in the US, and in this post we recap some of the most notable new additions.

11 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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Sneak Peek at the New Look Chrome Download History Page

Google Chrome's Downloads page (the one inside the browser, not the one you visit to get the browser) is undergoing a 'material design' makeover.

7 August 2015

Food Network Serves Up Chromecast Support Android, iPhone Apps

Two of cable and satellite TV's most distinctive interest channels have added Chromecast support to their mobile apps.

6 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

How to Set Google Chrome as Default Browser in Windows 10

Want to make Google Chrome default browser in Windows 10? Course you do! Follow our step-by-step guide on changing default app settings in the new OS.

31 July 2015

Chrome Will Discard Your ‘Least Interesting’ Tabs To Free Memory

A new power-saving feature is heading to Google Chrome automatically 'discards' background tabs to free up memory.

29 July 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

These Are Google Chrome’s New Material Design App Icons

Anyone using Chromium, the open-source base that underpins Google Chrome, will soon notice something different: a brand new icon. The newly revamped Chromium logo is already in use in the latest developer build of the open-source browser, where it’s displayed on the […]

29 July 2015
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ASUS Chromebook Flip — USA, UK Release Date and Pricing

If you're wondering when the ASUS Chromebook Flip will be available to buy in the US or UK we've got the latest details on release dates for major stores.

26 July 2015
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Did This Chromecast Update Accidentally Put You on Beta Channel?

A recent Chromecast update appeared to have bumped some users' devices to the beta channel without their say-so.

29 June 2015