Google Play Store Arrives on the ASUS Chromebook Flip

Access to the Google Play Store, and a world of Android Apps, has begun rolling out to the ASUS Chromebook Flip.

17 June 2016

Google Photos (Finally) Gets a ‘Slideshow’ Option

Google Photos finally has a slideshow feature. Yes, long missing from the Android app and the photos.google.com website was a way to quickly play through an album or collection without manually jabbing the arrow keys. […]

16 June 2016

Google Will Stop Updating Older Chromebooks From This Month

The first Chromebook to go on sale will stop receiving updates from June, as Google's End of Life policy for Chrome devices only offers 5 years of updates.

10 June 2016

F.lux for Chromebooks Just Got a Step Closer

Do you wish you were able to adjust the screen temperature on your Chromebook using an app like F.lux? If so, you may be in luck. Recent changes to the way Chrome OS works could finally allow app developers to […]

8 June 2016

Find Out If Your Chromebook Will Support Android Apps

Google is bringing millions of Android app to Chromebooks with the launch of Google Play for Chrome OS — but not every device will be able to join in the fun.

29 May 2016

New ‘Coding With Chrome’ App Helps Students Learn to Code

A new Google app helps students learn more about programming with using web technologies.

29 May 2016

Chromebook OEMs: It’s Time To Drop The Confusing Model Names

Dear Chrome OS Team, OEMs, Google marketing folk, and whomever else this may concern…

26 May 2016

Google ‘Spaces’ Now Has an Official Chrome Extension

Want to get more out of Google Spaces? There's now an official Spaces extension for Chrome. It lets you share content to your groups whilst browsing.

17 May 2016

You Can Now Use Smartcards with Chrome OS

Chromebook owners can now connect smart cards and smart card readers to Chrome OS.

13 May 2016

The Google Play Store Is Coming to Chromebooks

You'll soon be able to use the Google Play Store on a Chromebook, according to recent code additions to Chrome OS that let you enable the feature.

25 April 2016

Google Is Finally Cracking Down on Data-Harvesting Chrome Extensions

Google is to finally tackle the pervasive use of data-harvesting by Chrome extensions. From July, the search giant will require all add-ons on the Chrome Web Store that collect user data in the background to ask you for your explicit permission […]

17 April 2016

Official ‘Save to Google’ Chrome Extension Now Available

An official Chrome extension for Google's new 'Save' bookmarking feature is available for download.

13 April 2016