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Free Doom for Chromebooks Is a Better Google Gaming Deal Than Stadia

As discovered by Android Police, if you decided to save a bit of money on your last laptop upgrade by opting for a Chromebook, you can now save a few more bucks on a couple of decades old iconic first-person-shooters as both Doom and Doom II are currently available as free Chromebook perks.Read more...
Tags: Google, Deals, Games, Science, Video Games, Chromebook, Doom, Doom II, Better Google Gaming Deal Than Stadia

The best laptops for high school students in 2020

Finding the best laptops you can buy for high school students can be a real chore. Here are the top models!
Tags: Trends, Chromebook, Computing, Best Of, Asus Zenbook UX330UA, Best Laptops, Acer Aspire E 15, HP Stream 14t, Laptops For High School Students, Tier 4

How to Let Android Apps Use an SD Card on a Chromebook

As of Chrome OS version 78 the method used to enable SD card access on a Chromebook has changed. This guide will show you how to allow Android Apps to access and use your SD card on a Chromebook. Since your Chromebook probably doesn’t have a particularly large hard drive, it can be very handy to store things like audio and video files on an SD Card instead of the internal drive. When Google rolled out version 78 of Chrome OS, they changed the way Android Apps access an SD card on a Chromebook...
Tags: Google, Android, Spotify, Netflix, Chromebook, eLearning

Save a Bundle on Laptops and Desktops In the Dell and Alienware Summer Sale

Featured Deal: Dell Inspiron 11 Convertible 2-in-1 Chromebook | $334Read more...
Tags: Deals, Kinja Deals, Science, Chromebook, Dell, Dell Inspiron

Online resources for kids and families during COVID-19

As families continue to face the new realities of juggling work, school, and play at home, online tools can make the adjustment a bit smoother. We’re all spending more of our time on our devices, and Google has many products and programs to help families create healthy digital habits and help them stay safe online. From internet safety resources to parental controls, our products help families find and manage quality content and apps, tools for distance learning and virtual field trips. And behi...
Tags: Google, Google Play, Families, Chromebook, Youtube Kids, Safety And Security, Interland, Google Arts Culture, COVID-19, Kristie CanegalloMark Risher, YouTube Learn at Home, Indoor Activities YouTube Kids, EVAC

These are the best cheap Chromebook deals for June 2020

Whether you want a compact laptop to enjoy some entertainment on the go, or you need a no-nonsense machine for school or work, we've smoked out the best cheap Chromebook deals -- from full-sized laptops to 2-in-1 convertibles -- that won't cost you an arm and a leg.
Tags: Deals, Trends, Chromebook, Computing, Chromebooks, Laptops

Laptop buying guide: What to look for in 2020, and what to avoid

If you want a new laptop, buy it at the right time, with the right specs, and you'll be off to the races.
Tags: Trends, Macbook, Chromebook, Other, Computing, Laptops, Buying Guides, Tier 4

Learn and play together as a family with Chromebook

The last few months have been an adventure for a lot of families like mine that are juggling work, parenting, and school at home. Our family Chromebook has been a huge help. Between video calls with teachers and classmates, virtual “field trips” to the zoo, moviemaking, and book publishing (and that’s just the last week!), my kids are spending more time online. With that comes some challenges, and I know I’m not alone. A lot of parents are looking for better tools to help them manage and guide t...
Tags: Google, Google Play Store, Education, Chromebook, Chromebooks, Andy Russell, Khan Academy Kids, What's new in Chrome OS, Chromebook Parents, Roblox Kids

Lenovo Chromebook Duet: A capable Chromebook that's also the best Android tablet you can buy right now

Google doesn't have the greatest track record when it comes to tablets. Android, its mobile operating system, isn't known for providing the best experience on larger displays. Outside of a handful of Google's device partners, Android tablets have all but ceased to exist.
Tags: Google, Cnn, Chromebook

The best Memorial Day sales from Best Buy include $30 off an Amazon Echo Show 8

  Best Buy's Memorial Day sales include appliances and other helpful tech products. These sales allow you to save hundreds of dollars on everything from fridges to TVs as well as laptops and accessories. One of this year's best deals is a whopping $100 off the Apple HomePod smart speaker from the store. Another is a cool $30 off of Amazon's Echo Show 8 smart display. Save even more shopping at Best Buy by visiting our Coupons site. Memorial Day's short, short shopping season is underway, and...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Ge, Samsung, Trends, Siri, Best Buy, Chromebook, Sony, Lg, Lenovo, Kitchenaid, Whirlpool, Alexa, Intel Core, Tuzen

A is for accessibility: How to make remote learning work for everyone

Editor’s note: Today is Global Accessibility Awareness Day, and we’ll be sharing resources and tools for education, as well as accessibility features and updates for Android and Google Maps.  When it comes to equity and access in education, nothing is more important than making sure  our digital tools are accessible to all learners—especially now as distance learning becomes the norm. I’m a proud member of the disability community, and I come from a family of special education teachers and pa...
Tags: Google, Education, Accessibility, Chromebook, Google Docs, Chromebooks, Daegu, G Suite, G Suite for Education, Portage Michigan, Daegu South Korea, Google for Education Teacher Center, Chromebook App Hub, Anne Nash, Google Meet On Chromebooks, Portage Public Schools

What is a Chromebook, and should you buy one?

These Android-based, affordable alternatives to Windows laptops and MacBooks have pros and cons to consider.
Tags: Google, Android, Samsung, Trends, Chromebook, Computing, Tier 4, Affordable Laptops

Another key member of Google's smartphone team has departed, just as the company is readying a new Pixel model to fix past mistakes (GOOG, GOOGL)

As Google prepares to launch its next Pixel smartphone, one of the division's key figures has left the company. Marc Levoy, who helped pioneer the impressive Pixel smartphone camera, left Google in March, following the departure of another key executive from the team. Google hardware boss Rick Osterloh reportedly voiced his disappointment in the Pixel 4's battery life just before the phone was revealed last year. Do you work at Google? Contact this reporter using encrypted messaging app Signal...
Tags: Google, Trends, Chromebook, Sundar Pichai, Idc, Pixel, Rick Osterloh, MÁRIO QUEIROZ, Levoy, Marc Levoy, Palo Alto Networks Google

Lenovo's $279 2-in-1 IdeaPad Chromebook Duet starts shipping today

Lenovo's IdeaPad Chromebook Duet made its debut during CES 2020 in January. The 10.1-inch tablet includes a keyboard, turning it into a true Chromebook, and perhaps more importantly, undercutting Apple's entry-level iPad on price and functionality.
Tags: Apple, Cnn, Chromebook, Lenovo, IdeaPad Chromebook Duet

calibre and Chromebook

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Tags: Books, Chromebook, Calibre

The best Chromebook tips and tricks

Sure, Chrome OS is based on Google's browser, but our tips and tricks should make you feel right at home.
Tags: Google, Trends, Chromebook, Computing, Tips, Tier 4

These are the best cheap Chromebook deals for May 2020

Whether you want a compact laptop to enjoy some entertainment on the go, or you need a no-nonsense machine for school or work, we've smoked out the best cheap Chromebook deals -- from full-sized laptops to 2-in-1 convertibles -- that won't cost you an arm and a leg.
Tags: Deals, Trends, Chromebook, Computing, Chromebooks, Laptops

How to copy and paste on a Chromebook

Thankfully, copying and pasting anything on a Chromebook is essentially no different than it is on Windows 10
Tags: Google, Trends, How-to, Chrome Os, Chromebook, Computing, Paste, ChromeOS, Copy, Copy And Paste

Acer Chromebook Laptop Giveaway

Acer Chromebook Laptop Giveaway Enter to win an Acer Chromebook Laptop! You can open this laptop all the way until it becomes a tablet! The 360 degrees rotation lets you configure it for any situation. This super portable Chromebook has enough power to last all day on a single charge and has HD touch display!  Acer Chromebook R 11 Convertible Laptop, Celeron N3060, 11.6″ HD Touch, 4GB DDR3L, 32GB eMMC, C738T-C7KD Chromebook runs on chrome OS an operating system by Google that is built...
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'Why won't my Bluetooth device connect?': How to fix common Bluetooth connection issues

If your Bluetooth devices won't connect, it's likely because the devices are out of range, or aren't in pairing mode. If you're having persistent Bluetooth connection problems, try resetting your devices, or having your phone or tablet "forget" the connection. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Bluetooth connectivity issues can range from mild annoyance — like when your earbuds won't pair with your phone — to immensely inconvenient — like when your computer won't pair with a ...
Tags: Bluetooth, Trends, Chromebook

Best Chromebook accessories

Give your Chromebook new abilities and better performance with our list of must-have Chromebook accessories.
Tags: Trends, Chromebook, Computing, Buying Guides, best Chromebook accessories, Chromebook gifts, Chromebook peripherals, what to buy for Chromebook

Google wants to build a serious hardware rivalry with Apple – but it will take much more than a new chip to fix its messy product strategy

Google is reportedly working on a custom chip for its range of smartphones and tablets, which would give the company more control over building future phones and laptops. However, the company faces many other challenges if it wants to succeed in hardware. The division has faced an identity crisis for several years. Rick Osterloh currently oversees Google's hardware efforts, and took charge of the division in 2016. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. For the past four years, Go...
Tags: Apple, Google, Motorola, Trends, Chromebook, Qualcomm, Sundar Pichai, Pixel, Rick Osterloh, Rohit Kulkarni, Kulkarni, Axios Google, MKM Partners Google

Labster’s latest partnership, and what it tells us about the future of remote learning

Labster , a virtual science lab edtech company, today announced that it is partnering with California’s community college network to bring its software to 2.1 million students. California Community Colleges claims to be the largest system of higher education in the country. The Labster partnership will provide 115 schools with 130 virtual laboratory simulations in biology, chemistry, physics and general sciences. As COVID-19 has forced schools to shutter, edtech companies have largely respond...
Tags: Google, Startups, TC, Technology, Education, California, Stanford, America, Tech, Mit, Harvard, Chrome Os, Chromebook, Copenhagen, Chromebooks, Edtech

Google said to be preparing its own chips for use in Pixel phones and Chromebooks

Google is reportedly on the verge of stepping up their hardware game in a way that follows the example set by Apple, with custom-designed silicon powering future smartphones. Axios reports that Google is readying its own in-house processors for use in future Pixel devices, including both phones and eventually Chromebooks, too. Google’s efforts around its own first-party hardware have been somewhat of a mixed success, with some generations of Pixel smartphone earning high praise, includi...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Google, TC, Gadgets, Hardware, Mac, Samsung, Tech, Intel, Smartphone, Smartphones, Computers, Chrome Os, Chromebook, Computing

The best touchscreen laptops of 2020

The best touchscreen laptops aren't locked to 2-in-1s and convertibles, but include clamshell designs too. We pick the best touchscreen clamshells you can find in 2018, ranging from Windows 10 PCs to Chromebooks.
Tags: Mobile, Microsoft, Trends, Hp, Chromebook, Computing, Windows 10, Laptops, Buying Guides, Best Touchscreen Laptops, Best Of Tier 1

Google to finally give Chrome OS the tablet mode it always needed

Chrome OS takes cues from iPad and Android
Tags: Chrome, Google, News, Trends, Chrome Os, Chromebook, Computing, Tablets

What’s new in Chrome OS: Easy navigation in Chromebook tablet mode

With the latest Chrome OS update, Chromebook tablet mode is simpler to navigate thanks to new gestures, the launch of Quick shelf, and updates to Chrome browser that are tailored specifically for tablet mode.    What is Chromebook “tablet mode”? Chromebooks, which all run on Chrome OS, help you to get things done and keep you entertained. All 2-in-1 Chromebooks work as both a high-performing laptop and a tablet. If you have a convertible Chromebook, fold your screen back on its hinge and your Ch...
Tags: Chrome Os, Chromebook, Chromebooks, Alexander Kuscher, Lenovo Chromebook Duet, Chromebook Community

The best Chromebook and Chrome OS tips and tricks

Chromebooks have a number of neat tricks and perks that not everyone knows about. Here are our favorites.
Tags: Google, Trends, Chromebook, Computing, Tips, Tier 4

Chromebook accessibility tools for distance learning

Around the world, 1.5 billion students are now adjusting to learning from home. For students with disabilities, this adjustment is even more difficult without hands-on classroom instruction and support from teachers and learning specialists.For educators and families using Chromebooks, there are a variety of built-in accessibility features to customize students’ learning experience and make them even more helpful. We’ve put together a list of some of these tools to explore as you navigate at-hom...
Tags: Google, Education, Accessibility, Chromebook, Chromebooks, Google Group, Don Johnston, Laura Allen, G Suite, Texthelp, Thomas Jockin