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The latest news, updates, and tips for using Google Chrome all in one place. If you’re not a fan of Microsoft Edge, Safari, or Firefox, we’ve got you covered with everything you need to know about Google’s web browser and operating system.

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Does ExpressVPN work on a Chromebook?

Chromebooks are generally very secure but ExpressVPN makes them even safer when browsing on a public Wi-Fi network. Here's what you need to know.
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What is Google TV? Here’s everything you need to know

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How to delete Google Chrome on Windows and Mac

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Laptop buying guide: what to look for in 2024

The HP Dragonfly Pro Chromebook on a table.

How to right-click on a Chromebook

A person using an Acer Chromebook 14.

Chromebook vs laptop: Which are the differences?

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Best laptop deals: Save on the Dell XPS 14, MacBook Pro 16 and more

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Google’s Incognito Mode is in trouble

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Best Chromebook deals: Cheap computers starting at $54

Samsung Galaxy Chromebook 4 11.6, Intel Celeron N4020, 4GB RAM, 32GB SSD, Chrome OS, Platinum Titan.

How to update Chromebooks and Chrome OS

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7 best Chromebooks for 2024: the best for every budget

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How to fix the ‘Google Drive refused to connect’ message

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How to take a screenshot on a Chromebook

Like Windows and Mac computers, you can easily take screenshots on a Chromebook with a couple of shortcut keys. Here’s a step-by-step guide to walk you through.
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7 best 2-in-1 laptops in 2024: tested and reviewed

The 2-in-1 market has exploded over the last several years, with convertible notebooks and tablets of all kinds. Here are the best models available.
The HP Dragonfly Pro Chromebook rear view showing lid and logo.

How to install Windows on a Chromebook

Own a Chromebook but miss the Windows OS? Luckily, you’ll be able to install Windows 11 and 10 on your Google machine by following this step-by-step guide.
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How to turn off Chrome notifications (and turn them back on again)

Notifications can be handy, but they can also be annoying at times. Here's how to manage notifications in Chrome with less stress, or get rid of them entirely.
Chromecast with Google TV remote.

How to reconnect the Chromecast with Google TV voice remote

The remote for the Chromecast with Google TV has been known to disconnect from time to time. We created this guide to help you reconnect.
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How to change your Google background in Chrome

Make Chrome more interesting! Here's how to change your Google background in a new tab using themes provided in the Chrome Web Store or using a custom image.
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The most common Chromebook problems and how to fix them

Facing annoying issues with your Chromebook? If you need help, try our Chromebook troubleshooting guide to see if we can figure out the root causes together.
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How to change your language in Google Chrome on desktop

Chrome's interface supports many languages and can help you translate web pages into common languages. Here's how to change your language in Google Chrome.
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How to copy and paste on a Chromebook

Copying and pasting on a Chromebook is easy, just like Windows. Here's how to copy and paste images, videos, URLs, and full webpages using a few easy steps.
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The 8 best printers for Chromebook in 2024

Most printers are compatible with the Chromebook. We've selected the 8 best printers for Chromebook according to a variety of budgets and needs.
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The best 15-inch laptops for 2024

Today's 15-inch laptops are slimmer and quicker than their aging counterparts. Here are the top models for working, gaming, streaming, and any other task.
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A huge barrier just fell for Windows on Arm

Windows on Arm has been the dream for a decade now, and now one of the final, major barriers for support just toppled.
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Apple is about to change iPhone web browsing forever

The EU has forced Apple to change a fundamental browser rule on iOS. Soon, iPhone users could get reimagined Chrome or Firefox browsers on their iPhone.
Minecraft on Chromebooks.

How to play Minecraft on a Chromebook

Chromebooks are fantastically affordable, and they're great for work and play. Here's how to play Minecraft on your Chromebook.
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Here’s yet another reminder that Incognito Mode doesn’t protect your data

If you ever had a question about what Incognito Mode means in Google Chrome, this update will spell it out for you.
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How to switch back to classic Google Chrome design

Don't like Chrome's Material You redesign? Easily switch back to the classic design using these simple steps.
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Amazon is trying to prove that AirPlay and Chromecast don’t matter

Amazon has embraced an open-source alternative to Apple AirPlay and Google Chromecast, and hopes the rest of the streaming world will follow.
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Google is expanding Fast Pair, casting to more devices

Google announced a number of things at CES 2024, including an expansion of Fast Pair to make it easier to listen to what you want, on whatever devices you want.
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Everyone is missing the point on streaming video

Asking whether streaming video is still worth it is very much asking the wrong question. At least if you care about your own control and flexibility.
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Chrome is still a RAM killer, but this new feature would be a huge help

A new Google Chrome feature is expected to add a small indicator informing users as to how much memory is being consumed by each tab.
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Google has a great idea to fix your tab chaos in Chrome

The more you use a web browser, the worse your tab overload can become. Thankfully, Google has a great idea to fix the issue in Chrome with a handy automation.
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Google is changing everything you know about Chromebooks

Google's long-rumored update to Chromebooks is finally here, and it's bringing some massive changes to the range.