Ballin’ on a budget: Grab an 11th Gen Lenovo Flex 5 Chromebook for $299 – By Gabriel Brangers chromeunboxed.com
Looking for a new Chromebook that looks and feels like a flagship but doesn’t cost premium money? Today is your lucky day. Best Buy carries a low-end model of the popular Lenovo Flex 5 Chromebook that features enough bells and whistles to consider itself somewhere between the “Plus” and “Premium” tiers.
4 hidden Chromebook features to supercharge your productivity on Chrome OS 93 – By Kent Duke Android Police
Chrome OS 93 arrived for most Chromebooks last week, and it refines the core experience with polish (like adding a stylus battery indicator) to help make your device more enjoyable to use. It’s not the most exciting release out-of-the-box, but with a little tweaking on your end, you’ll be able to take advantage of some even-more-useful but experimental features that aren’t part of the default Chrome OS experience yet. Here are a few of them we’ve found that will help take your productivity to the next level.
How to Use Split Screen Mode on Chromebook – By David Delony MakeUseOf
Chromebooks tend to have small screens. Wouldn’t it be nice to lay out windows side-by-side? You can split the screen on your Chromebook. But it’s not as simple as it sounds.
Chromebook keeps important files at your fingertips – By Alexander Kuscher blog.google
We’ve all taken a screenshot, only to have it disappear in a sea of icons on our desktop. Or downloaded a file to a computer…and struggled to find it again. And it can be hard to stay on task when you have to dig to find the document you need.
The Snapdragon-powered HP Chromebook x2 Chromebook tablet is on sale for $399 ($200 off) – By Gabriel Brangers chromeunboxed.com
Robby’s still working up his full review of HP’s highly-anticipated x2 detachable Chromebook. I’ll do my best to omit any spoilers but I will say that this 2-in-1 Chromebook is a hard sell for me at its $599 MSRP. It’s not that there isn’t a lot to love, it’s just a lot of money for a device that isn’t nearly as powerful as some of the current Tiger Lake devices that are priced in the same range. That said, I love just about everything this thing offers as a premium 11″ tablet and it’s a worthy addition to your Chrome OS arsenal – if you happen to get it at a discount.
Chrome OS 93 begins rollout – offers a better Android app experience, Tote previews, and more – By Michael Perrigo chromeunboxed.com
Chromebooks will now begin receiving an update to Chrome OS 93. there is a focus on polish and streamlining the user experience. From downloads to scanning and even user interface tweaks, this update really goes the distance to making Chromebook owners feel more confident in their choice of device. Let’s break down some of the things you can expect to run into after receiving it.
Lenovo Chromebook Duet review: this has no business costing so little – By Monica Chin The Verge
The Lenovo Chromebook Duet is an impressive $279 convertible device.
Lenovo’s Chromebook Duet is far from flawless. But when you’re evaluating a device that starts at $279, the question isn’t “Is this a perfect device?” The question is: “Is this better than other stuff you can get for that price?”
How to scan documents with a Chromebook – By Chris Wedel Android Central
Chromebooks have come a long way in the last few years. Once considered cheap and very limited computers, these computers have grown into devices with a full range of choices to handle the needs of most anyone. This was illustrated when, in 2020, Chromebook sales overtook Macs. Because these devices have matured so much, many people use them as their primary computer for work. This means you may need to use to scan a document with a Chromebook from time to time. Well, here’s how to get that done.
Premium 11th Gen HP Chromebook x360 14c save $200 – By Gabriel Brangers chromeunboxed.com
It’s that time of year when the stars align just so and the back-to-school rush collides with the holiday shopping season and that’s sprinkled with the promise of new devices coming down the pike. This magical concoction results in some of the latest and greatest devices getting massive discounts on a rolling, almost daily basis. Today, that deal comes in the form of HP’s newest iteration of the popular Chromebook x360 14c.
How to Forget a Wi-Fi Network on Chromebook – By Joe Fedewa How-To Geek
Chromebooks are built for the internet, which means you’ve probably connected to lots of Wi-Fi networks in the past. Sometimes you might not want a Wi-Fi network saved anymore, and that’s where “forgetting” a network comes in.
How to take a screenshot on a Chromebook – By Alaina Yee PCWorld
Screenshots—or captures of whatever is showing on your screen—let you easily save or share information. And on a Chromebook, grabbing them is pretty straightforward, so long as you know the right keyboard shortcuts.
New HP Chromebase AiO offers a rotating 21.5″ touchscreen from $599 – By Abner Li 9to5Google
Besides the Chromebook x2 11 convertible, HP today announced a surprising Chromebase All-In-One (AiO) Desktop that’s pitched as a family computer with a rather unique physical design and display.
First Look! HP’s Unique “Twist” On The Chromebase – by Chrome Unboxed Video
Our favorite Chrome flags you should try on your Chromebook – By Kent Duke Android Police
Chrome OS 92 arrived to Chromebooks on Monday this week following a week of delay, and it’s packed with a ton of helpful features to supercharge your ability to communicate on Chrome OS. There are several additional features and tweaks that are not yet part of the default experience —
How to turn on Caps Lock on a Chromebook – By Joshua Goldman CNET
It’s one of the first things people new to Chromebooks notice: The Caps Lock key on the keyboard isn’t a Caps Lock key at all. On Chromebooks, Google replaced it with a Search key also known as the Launcher key or, as of late last year, the Everything button. Why? Because many people today use search more than they use strings of all capital letters. And Google’s kind of known for search, so it all makes sense.
How To Fix Your Busted Chromebook With Reset & Revert – By Chrome Unboxed YouTube VIDEO