Articles Tagged keyboard

Typing Emoji on a Chromebook Just Got Easier

An easy way to access and enter emoji is available in Chrome OS, courtesy of the (dully named) 'input device menu'.

4 October 2016
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Dell Launches $20 Chrome Keyboard in the US

Dell has started selling a wired, full-sized USB Chrome keyboard on its US store, and intends to make it available for purchase elsewhere in the coming weeks.

12 December 2014

Everything You Need to Know about Chromebox Keyboards

Whether you're thinking of buying a Chromebox or happen to already have one, could your choice of keyboard make a difference to the way you use it?

22 September 2014

Chrome Hijacking Your Media Keys? Here’s The Simple Fix

We often hear from agitated users having issues with their keyboard media keys not working in desktop apps when the Chrome browser is running. Here's how to fix it.

4 July 2014

Chrome Clipboard Sync App Shares Text, Images Across Desktops

Fancy syncing your clipboard data between Chrome sessions and across devices? A new app from Googler François Beaufort promises to let you do just that.

9 April 2014

Chrome Apps Can Now Respond to Keyboard Shortcuts When Browser Not in Focus

When the shiny new mini-media player app for Google Music launched one feature was notably absent: media key support. In order to skip a track, pause playback or stop music entirely one had to hunt […]

3 April 2014

Google Release UK Extended Keyboard Extension for Chromebooks

Google has released an official extension that enables ‘UK extended keyboard’ layout on Chromebooks. Yeah, I know: hardly ‘hold the front page’ news. But for multilingual British Chromebook users it is currently a bit of […]

2 March 2014

10 Keyboard Shortcuts Every Chromebook Owner Should Know

So you own a Chromebook. But do you know how to use it like a ninja? Here are 10 keyboard shortcuts for Chrome that are well worth knowing.

19 June 2013

Chromebox Keyboards Quietly Go On Sale

Chromebox owners waiting patiently for an official Chrome-orientated keyboard can relax: they've gone on sale. Albeit very, very quietly.

24 August 2012