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Google’s New Chromebook Ad is an Epic Windows Takedown

Google has unveiled a new video to promote its pricey Chromebook Pixel line — and boy: it is one heck of a takedown of Windows. In the one minute promo, titled “If you want a laptop […]

31 July 2018

How to Set Google Chrome as Default Browser in Windows 10

Want to make Google Chrome default browser in Windows 10? Course you do! Follow our step-by-step guide on changing default app settings in the new OS.

31 July 2015

OneDrive Chromecast Support Added to Android App

OneDrive for Android supports Chromecast streaming as of its latest update.

28 June 2015

Microsoft To Counter Chromebooks with $169 Windows 10 Laptop

A slog of super cheap Windows 10 laptops are on the way, as Microsoft renews its effort to temper the growth of Chromebooks.  The software giant is working with several high-profile laptop makers, including Acer, on a collection of low-cost notebooks running […]

8 June 2015

How to Use Skype for Web in Google Chrome

Skype for Web (beta) is now available to try without an invite, providing you're in the US or the UK that is.

5 June 2015

Windows 10 ‘Unlikely’ to Boost PC Shipments This Year

Digitimes Research predicts that Windows 10 is ”…unlikely to make any dramatic change to the competition between notebooks, tablets and smartphones in 2015,” despite Microsoft's new 'unified OS' vision.

23 January 2015

Native Skype for Chromebooks Just Got a Step Closer

“Can I use Skype on a Chromebook?” — a question we all see frequently asked. But until now the answer has been: "No, at least not officially". But could that be about to change?

29 October 2014

Microsoft Chromecast Rival Will Mirror Android, Windows 8 Screens

Microsoft has unveiled a new Chromecast-like accessory that allows you to mirror the entire screen of a compatible Windows, Windows Phone or Android device.

24 September 2014

Internet Explorer 12 Will Look A Lot Like Google Chrome, Report Claims

Technology site Neowin claims to have seen Internet Explorer 12 and say it bears an uncanny resemblance to…Google Chrome.

21 September 2014

At $300, the HP Stream Won’t Be Troubling Chromebooks

The 14-inch 'HP Stream' Windows laptop is gearing up for launch — but not at the 'Chromebook killer' price of $199 many had erroneously expected.

10 September 2014

Meet the $79 ‘Chromecast Killer’ From Microsoft

Nokia has unveiled a new wireless media streaming device for select Windows Phone handsets, and the press are viewing it as a Chromecast killer.

4 September 2014

Microsoft Release OneNote Clipper Extension for Google Chrome

Microsoft has released a Chrome extension for its digital notebook app OneNote that makes 'clipping' web content for viewing later easier than before.

9 June 2014