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I use Linux. All my machines have Linux installed. Even my Chromebook, which is based on Gentoo if I’m not mistaken, dual-boots Chrome OS and Arch ARM. 58 more words

Tech

ChromeOS: Worth it in 2017?

My girlfriend is having issues with her Windows machine which is now about 5 years old. It seems like the days of working smoothly are counted. 558 more words

Chromebook

Advisory: ChromeOS / ChromeBooks Persist Certain Network Settings in Guest Mode

Summary

Certain network settings in ChromeOS / ChromeBooks persists between reboots when set in guest mode. These issues have been reported to the vendor but will not be fixed since the vendor considers them to be WAI (Working As Intended). 1,106 more words

Advisories

Chrome OS

I got a Asus Chromebook Flip a few days ago. It’s not the new one, it’s the old one. I got it as a backup laptop. 458 more words

Tech

Chromebooks - Their Functions Keys are Different and that's OK!

I just realized that in all hullabaloo I made about the keyboard when talking about upgrading my laptop, I totally didn’t mention that Chromebooks replace the traditional function keys at the top of the keyboard with a row of … well, function keys. 869 more words

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Screenshots

Taking a screenshot or partial screenshot on a Chromebook couldn’t be easier:

https://support.google.com/chromebook/answer/183101?hl=en-GB

The result is then stored in your Downloads folder and as a nice little touch you can even copy it to your clipboard from the notification: 87 more words

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