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Is Android Bloatware Coming to Chromebooks?

Google is looking to add support for pre-loaded OEM apps on new Chrome OS devices — does this mean the era of Chromebook bloatware?

31 August 2016
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Acer Unwraps a 13-Inch Convertible Chromebook R13

Unveiled at the IFA 2016 event in Berlin, Germany, the Acer Chromebook R13 is the first Chromebook to be powered by a MediaTek processor.

31 August 2016
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Chromecast Owners in Canada Can Bag $20 Google Play Credit For Free

If you're a Canadian Chromecast owner then you have a couple of days left to bag a sweet little treat from Google.

30 August 2016
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This is Steam for Windows Running on a Chromebook

CodeWeavers has launched its highly-anticipated CrossOver Android Technology Preview.

25 August 2016

Google Kills Chrome Apps: Here’s Everything You Need to Know

Google is dropping support for web apps on Windows, Mac & Linux. In this post we look at the reasons why, what happens to apps already installed, and more.

23 August 2016
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Product Page for Spacious New 64GB ASUS Chromebook Goes Live

A product page for the new ASUS Chromebook C301SA has gone live on the official ASUS website, offering further details about its specifications.

19 August 2016

Google Just Changed The App Launcher Icon in Chrome OS

Google has changed the app launcher icon used in Chrome OS in the latest developer channel update.

19 August 2016

PIN Unlock Is Coming to Chrome OS

Google is making it easier to log back in to your Chromebooks with the addition of a new PIN Unlock feature, now in testing.

7 August 2016

Chromecast Support Lands in Latest VLC Nightly Builds

I know that a great many of you have been waiting a long time for VLC Chromecast support. Well, it's here…

1 August 2016

‘Training for Google Apps’ Is One Of Chrome’s Best Kept Secrets

Do you ever feel like you really don't know how to use certain Google apps properly? If so, check out this 'Training for Google Apps' Chrome extension.

31 July 2016

This is How Many Chromecasts Google Has Sold (Spoiler: It’s a Lot)

Google CEO Sundar Pichai revealed how many Chromecast units have been sold. And it's a lot.

31 July 2016
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‘Refined Twitter’ Chrome Extension

I am a big Twitter user, and I make ample use of the social network’s official Windows, Mac and Android apps. But when I’m on my Chromebook I’ve little choice but to use the main Twitter website. The main […]

28 July 2016