Chrome Is Testing New Ways to ‘Install’ Website Shortcuts

Google Chrome is making it easier to add shortcut links to frequented websites to the task bar, dock and applications folder on Windows, Mac and Chrome OS.

19 June 2015

Chrome’s Hidden Dinosaur Game Just Got Even Better

The Google Chrome dinosaur game is a fun way to kill some time — and lower your blood pressure — when the internet falls over. And it just got a power up.

18 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

How Google Is Making Chrome for Mac Less of a Battery Hog

Google Chrome’s power management problems in OS X are far from subtle, with some stats showing it reduces battery life by as much as 3 hours versus Safari. The one-time lightweight browser has become weighty around the edges […]

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

You’ll Soon Be Able to ‘Cast’ Your Entire Chromebook Desktop Easier

You'll soon be able to cast your Chromebook desktop to another screen straight from the Chrome OS system tray.

11 June 2015

Shop on Amazon, Support Local Bookshops with Bookindy Chrome Add-on

A new Chrome extension helps British bookworms support local independent bookshops… by shopping on Amazon.

8 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

How to Use Skype for Web in Google Chrome

Skype for Web (beta) is now available to try without an invite, providing you're in the US or the UK that is.

5 June 2015

How Google Will Make Flash Content Load Smarter in Chrome

Google has detailed the first of several power management improvements heading to Chrome.

5 June 2015