All the news from the annual Google I/O event, including the latest on Android.
Chrome OS struggles with the delineation between apps and Web sites, even though they are fast growing together. Great for students and casual home use, the day is coming when it'll be competitive, but it's not yet a replacement for a more mature OS.
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If you're looking to get started in the world of Chrome OS, the Asus Chromebox is a very good starting point--so long as you don't mind bringing your own peripherals.
The attractive, fairly priced Samsung Chromebox desktop turns Google's Web-based Chrome OS into a not entirely unreasonable option for certain low-cost PC shoppers.
A Chrome setting lets you password-protect the browser and provides guest access.
Greasy fingers? You can now tell Google's browser-based operating system what to search for by voice when you have a blank or Google search tab open.
Don't want to feel like you're stuck inside a browser when using a Chromebook? Give these tips a try.
Just like any other computer, a Chromebook allows you to add multiple users, some with limited privileges.
Google's $35 Chromecast stick is a cheap and easy way to add streaming video and music to your TV, but it still isn't as fully featured as similarly priced Roku boxes.
It may not the best-designed extension, but Facebook Favorite serves a useful purpose of providing a dashboard of Facebook posts you'd like to return to at a later time.
Apple's browser doesn't do so well in new performance benchmarks, but expect the next-gen version to do better. Also: Why Apple likes a certain Mozilla technology.