Articles Tagged easy unlock

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All-New Login Screen Experience is Coming to Chromebooks

Here's your first look at the new login and lock screen designs coming to Chrome OS. The revamp, inspired by Material Design, is currently in testing.

13 June 2017

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

How To Set Up Smart Lock On a Chromebook

Yesterday's stable channel update to Chrome OS bought with it Smart Lock — a feature that lets you unlock your device simply by having your Android smartphone close by.

29 January 2015

Chrome OS 40 Stable Features New Wallpapers, Smart Lock Beta

Google has announced a new stable release of Chrome OS has begun rolling out to all eligible Chrome devices.

28 January 2015

Smart Unlock and New App Launcher Land in Latest Chrome OS Dev Release

Smart Unlock and an all new, wider App Launcher are the highlights in the latest Chrome OS Dev Channel update rolling out to eligible users today.

11 December 2014

Proximity Based “Easy Unlock” Now Working for Some Chrome OS, Android L Users

Using Android L on a modern handset? Got a Chromebook running the latest dev or beta channel release? If so, you may find Chrome OS's new "Easy Unlock" feature waiting for you to try.

21 October 2014

7 Improvements New To Chrome OS Dev Channel

The last couple of Chrome OS updates on the developer channel have brought welcome improvements and made some exciting new experimental features available to play with.

15 August 2014

Tighter Android Integration with Chrome OS Demoed at I/O

Android L and sleek new smartwatches may have commanded most attention at Google I/O summit, but Chrome OS also managed to draw a few wows of its own.

26 June 2014

Coming Soon: Unlock Your Chromebook by Putting Your Phone Near It

Hate having to put in a password to unlock your Chromebook? Good news: you'll soon be able to login to Chrome OS simply by putting your phone near it.

23 April 2014