Rockchip Chromebook Benchmarks Show Surprising Results

Wondering how well the new batch of Rockchip Chromebooks perform against their Intel-powered siblings?

4 June 2015

This ‘Unicode’ Chrome App Is The Easiest Way to Copy and Paste Emoji

Unicode is a small Chrome app lets you search, copy and paste from 27,000 Unicode characters, including Emoji.

3 June 2015

You Can Now Access Samba Shares on a Chromebook

A new Chrome extension finally brings native Samba share support to Chromebooks and other Chrome OS devices.

2 June 2015

This is Mac OS X Running on a Chromebook

If you dream of being able to install Mac OS X on a Chromebook it is time to open your eyes. Someone has done it. In another case of “because why not?”, developer ‘Coolstar’ has […]

2 June 2015

MediaTek Chromebook Seen at Computex 2015

Brand new Chromebooks powered by Mediatek’s ARM processors are on the way. Back in January the chip maker revealed that it’s new Helio X10 chip already supports Chrome OS. At the Computex 2015 trade-show, MediaTek detailed […]

1 June 2015

Currently New Tab Page Extension Adds New Themes as In-App Purchases

Currently, the minimal new tab page extension for Google Chrome, has been quietly improving its feature set over the past few weeks.

30 May 2015

Achievement Unlocked: New APIs Will Lead to More Multiplayer Chromecast Games

A new Chromecast didn’t emerge on stage at Google I/O 2015 but details of new features did.  New Chromecast APIs will make it easier for games developers on Android, iOS and the web to add interactive multiplayer support […]

29 May 2015

Google+ Photos Chrome App Will Stop Working In July

The Google+ Photos Chrome app will stop working from July, Google has announced.

29 May 2015

Google To Launch 6 New Convertible Chromebooks

A raft of brand new 2-in-1 Chromebook convertibles will go on sale this year, a report claims.

28 May 2015

Chrome for Android 43 Arrives with New ‘Touch to Search’ Feature

Touch to search and a new download prompt feature in Chrome 43 for Android, now rolling out on the Play Store.

27 May 2015
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10,000 Chromecasts Arrive at Google Ahead of I/O 2015 — New Model Incoming?

It’s looking increasingly likely that a second-gen Chromecast will be announced at Google I/O 2015.  Several sessions due to be held across the two-day developer event reference Chromecast functionality, with two in particular focusing on gaming experiences: Designing games […]

27 May 2015

Wunderlist’s New Chrome Extension Puts Your To-Dos in Every Tab

If you love tracking your to-dos then the official Wunderlist New Tab extension will be rocketing right to the top of your must-have list.

25 May 2015