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The Android version of Google’s Chrome browser has a neat new feature in it, if you’re willing to use a beta build of the mobile browser. 148 more words


Google Chrome has a neat experimental mode called Data Saver that, when enabled, will purportedly cut your browser bandwidth usage by up to 50%. You can download a beta of Data Saver… 306 more words


Google announced today that it’s expanding the virtual meetings it launched last year using new Chromebox hardware to allow larger groups of up to 20 people. 233 more words

Apps And Updates

Chrome 'OK Google' hotwording extension sparks new privacy concerns, confusion (Update: Chromium team backpeddals)

Update: What’s that? Oh, just the smell of change. After initially standing firm on its implementation of the hotwording module and proprietary Google extension being automatically downloaded in new installations of the Chromium open source browser, a wave of criticism has led to the team… 1,517 more words

Google Corporate

Acer launches Chromebase with optional touch display for $329/$429 in US

First announced in April, Acer is today officially launching its Chromebase all-in-one (DC221HQ) for customers in the US. Two models are available, one with a touch display for $429 and another without the touch display for $329.    782 more words


Will Microsoft continue to dominate the enterprise?

This might seem an odd question but one I have asked myself for a number of years and for once I am probably as close as ever to saying no they won’t. 529 more words

Generation Z

On Chromebooks

I spent the summer of 1994 working minimum wage (a princely $4.25/hour), testing electronics, saving all of my pay to buy a beast of a computer. 1,106 more words