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

Chrome OS Dev Debuts Material Design File Manager

A new look file manager is among the changes greeting users of the Chrome OS developer channel, as Google pushes out a new release.

12 February 2015

Is This The Google Chromebook Pixel 2?

A photo uploaded to the Chromium Issue Tracker could offer our first glimpse at the long rumoured Chromebook Pixel 2.

11 February 2015

Global Chromebook Shipments Down 20 Percent, Say Digitimes

Chromebook shipments reportedly dropped by more than 20 percent in the fourth quarter of 2014, Digitimes Research claims.

9 February 2015
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Google is Giving Chromecast Owners $6 Free Google Play Credit For Valentine’s Day

Google loves that you love your Chromecast, and so is offering $6 of free Play Store credit to owners of the streaming stick in the US, the UK and Australia.

7 February 2015

6 New Android Apps Available for Chrome OS, Including Tapatalk

Google has announced that it's added another six Android apps to the Chrome Web Store.

7 February 2015

Google’s Chrome Apps Updated with Material Design Icons

Notice anything different about the Chrome App Launcher today? Those of you with a keen eye for design might as a swathe of Google apps have been updated with new icons.

5 February 2015

Streamus Chrome Extension Turns YouTube into a Spotify-style Music Player

Streamus is a free Chrome extension that lets you listen to YouTube songs without needing to open YouTube in a browser tab.

4 February 2015

Acer Chromebook 15 Video Spot Avoids Mentioning IPS

Acer has updated its Canadian website with a landing page for the Acer Chromebook 15, the world's first 15.6-inch Chromebook.

3 February 2015

ARM Chromebooks Can Now Upload Music to Google Play

If you're an owner of an ARM-based Chromebook you'll be pleased to hear you can finally upload music to Google Play from your Chromebook.

3 February 2015

Powerful Lab Camera App Coming to CTL Education Chromebook

Schools using the CTL Education Chromebook will soon be able to use a powerful free lab app to help make science lessons more engaging.

1 February 2015

How To Get Organised With the Chrome Apps Page

Chances are you're already familiar with the way the Chrome Apps page works, but it's not just a static grid of icons and shortcuts.

31 January 2015