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The best cheap Chromebooks for working from home

The best cheap Chromebooks for working from home

The coronavirus outbreak is causing more people to work from home than at any other point in history, and not everyone has all the equipment they need. Chromebooks are incredibly popular for their ease-of-use and (mostly) competitive pricing, so if you can accomplish everything using just a web browser, they’re …

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The Best Android Apps for Chromebooks of 2017

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Bill Roberson/Digital Trends Google opened up its Chrome OS platform a while back, bringing its massive Android ecosystem to the ultra-light operating system. That means you can install many Android apps on your Chromebook, that light, little thing running on a modified version of the Chrome browser (and with Android …

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No New Features For Chrome, Chromebooks Until Coronavirus Subsides

No New Features For Chrome, Chromebooks Until Coronavirus Subsides

Google is putting a temporary stay on feature updates to both its Chrome browser and Chromebooks for the foreseeable future due to ongoing coronavirus concerns. That’s based on a recently spotted official announcement from the company. The search giant’s statement doesn’t specifically mention coronavirus or COVID-19. But Google uses language …

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Google Is Working To Bring Print Job Management To Chromebooks

Google Is Working To Bring Print Job Management To Chromebooks

Google’s Chromebooks and other Chrome OS devices could soon have a dedicated app for print job management. That’s based on recently spotted commit in the Chromium Gerrit code repository. Details about what might be included in the app are still somewhat slim since work on the feature is just getting …

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Google Adds Ambient Screen Adjustments, PiP Netflix For Chromebooks

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Google has now unveiled two new features for Chromebooks outside of the standard update cycle, including Ambient EQ and Netflix Picture-in-Picture (PiP) mode. The former feature is going to be hardware related and limited to devices that are beginning to launch this year. But the other should be available to …

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Google To Deliver Android-Like Tab Switching For Some Chromebooks

Google To Deliver Android-Like Tab Switching For Some Chromebooks

Google is working to bring an Android-style tab switching feature for Chrome OS tablets and 2-in-1 or detachable Chromebooks. That’s based on a new UI layout and interactive interface spotted in the developer variant of Chrome OS 81. Referred to in the testing variant of the OS as a tab …

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How To Use Overview Mode & Switch Apps Quickly On Chromebooks

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Chromebooks have come a long way over the past year but one of the most useful and its overview mode is one of the easiest to learn how to use. For those who own 2-in-1 Chromebooks that can be folded into tablet mode or a Chrome OS tablet, that mode …

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