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
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Google Kills the Chrome App Launcher

Are you a fan of the Chrome app launcher on Windows, Mac and Linux? Well, I hope you aren't as I've some bad news for you

23 March 2016

New 14-inch Acer Chromebook Coming Soon

Acer is to launch a brand-new 14-inch Chromebook running on an Intel Braswell processor.

15 March 2016

New Video App & Download Notifications Arrive in Chrome OS Update

A material design video player and new download notifications are among the changes arriving with the latest update to Google's Chrome OS.

27 January 2016

Easily Install Chromium for Windows with Chrlauncher

A new tool makes it easy for Windows users to run an up-to-date version of Chromium, the open-source browser Google Chrome is based on.

26 January 2016

Web Pages Will Soon Load Even Faster in Google Chrome

Brotli is Google's new HTTP compression format. It can reduce the size of web assets, which makes them transfer quicker. The net result: faster page loading.

20 January 2016

How To Enable Native Cast Support in Google Chrome

Google is to make it even easier to cast a tab from Chrome to a TV, with native, add-on free Chromecast available in the latest builds of the web browser.

17 January 2016

CTL SB4 Chromebook Launches in US Priced $199

A new Chromebook from American OEM CTL launches stateside this month, with a rather lowly $199 price tag attached.

11 January 2016
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Google Cast Ready Speakers from Big Brands Are Coming This Year

Cast Ready speakers from some of the biggest audio brands are coming, including new sound bars, speakers & other sound equipment from B&O and Philips.

10 January 2016

New Look Audio Player Arrives in Chrome OS Dev Update

A new look audio player arrives in the latest development channel release of Chrome OS.

8 January 2016