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New Benchmarks Show Acer C740 Is The Chromebook To Beat

Benchmarks on the new Acer C740 Chromebook suggests it may be the best performing budget consumer Chromebook on the market.

5 March 2015

15-inch Acer Chromebook Hits Amazon UK for £249

The 15.6-inch Acer Chromebook is available to pre-order in the UK from Amazon.

4 March 2015
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Google Chrome Will Stop Supporting Android 4.0 From April

Chrome for Android is to stop supporting Android 4.0 'Ice Cream Sandwich' from April and the release of Chrome 42, Google has announced.

3 March 2015

MediaTek’s New Helio X10 Chip Already Supports Chrome OS

Taiwanese processor company MediaTek has said it wants its chips to power future Chromebook, news sure to surprise no one who follows Chromebook developments closely.

3 March 2015

Archos Chromebook Coming To France Education

Archos, best known for making cheap (and rather decent) Android electronics, is to launch its first Chromebook later this year.

25 February 2015

Chrome’s Wallpaper App Gets An Awesome New icon

We'll keep this one brief: the wallpaper picker app in Chrome OS will shortly gain a new Material Design icon.

25 February 2015

Google Say Chromebook Pixel 2 Will Go On Sale ‘Soon’

Google has confirmed that a second generation Chromebook Pixel will go on sale 'soon'.

23 February 2015

Access SFTP From Your Chromebook With This New App

A new Chrome App lets you access SFTP servers right from your Chrome OS devices.

20 February 2015
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Cloud Backup Enabled In Latest Chrome OS Dev

Remember we told you about a new cloud backup feature winging its way to Chrome OS? Well, if you're running the latest developer channel release the feature is available to try.

19 February 2015

Chrome OS App Launcher Icon Changed to Search Motif

The Chrome OS App Launcher icon is to be replaced with a plain white magnifying glass icon, a recent Chromium code commit reveals.

19 February 2015
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Official Google Calendar Chrome Extension Makes Date With Material Design

If you haven't checked in on the official Google Calendar extension for Chrome for a while you're in for a treat.

19 February 2015

VLC 3.0 Will Feature Chromecast Support

In June of last year the awesome hands behind the popular VLC media player confirmed their intention to support Chromecast, Google's then semi-new media streaming dongle, in its suite of apps.

16 February 2015