Hangouts Chrome app update brings new desktop notifications and phone tab

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For those that like to use the Hangouts Chrome app will be happy to know that a nice update came to it today. Now it includes a phone tab to allow calling from the desktop. You can start an SMS thread directly from the app if you have Google Voice. And now it has proper... Read More

1TB of Drive storage for new Chromebooks this Holiday season

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Google has announced a special Drive storage offer for those purchasing, or receiving new Chromebooks this holiday season. You can find out more here.

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Pushbullet get Material Design update

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Pushbullet for Android has been updated to version 15.0.1, which now introduces material design for the app. Naturally, it looks fantastic and very, very Googly. It brings UI changes such as the floating action button, animations when opening sidebars, material design action toggles, and an ...

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Lenovo N20P Chromebook Review

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Tablets and laptops are getting closer with many notebooks now having touchscreens. Lenovo’s new 11.6-inch N20P Chromebook is no exception. The Chromebook offers the best that Google has to offer in a sleek body and allows you to use just touch if that’s what you desire. If you want ...

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Popular podcast app Pocket Casts is headed to the browser

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Shifty Jelly, the developer of the Podcast app Pocket Casts, had a surprise on Twitter last night. The company is finally bringing the app to desktop browsers. We will soon have access to all of our favorite podcasts on all of our devices. This app was recently featured on our sister site, ...

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Send SMS with your Android smartphone from any device with EndlessJabber (Review)

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For years, one of the things I’ve always wanted was an easy way to be able to send text messages while on different devices, especially my laptop or desktop computer. This is one of the main reasons why services like Facebook Messenger and Google Hangouts have always been my go to ...

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Top browsers for Android (mid-2014)

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Browser is quite probably an integral part of your everyday smartphone routine, no matter how you use it. Luckily for us there are plenty of browsers populating Google Play Store, many of which are great. Please note that these browsers are listed in no particular order, each of them has ...

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64-bit Chrome desktop browser now available in beta

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The desktop Chrome browser for Windows 7 and Windows 8 just got updated to 64-bit support on the Beta channel. The new version can be installed straight over the 32-bit version of the browser, retaining all your existing settings. Head on over to the Beta Chrome download page to grab it now. ...

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Chrome Beta gets the Material Design treatment, download and install it now [APK]

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Google Play Store got the partial Material Design treatment just a few days ago and is now followed by Chrome Beta. Google’s browser got the UI overhaul along with some other tweaks and features. Let’s see what’s going on. Three features, or release notes if you prefer, were ...

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Purported Android “L” update screenshots leak

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Google has been extremely active as far as Android updates go. At the beginning of June they released Android 4.4.3, followed by Android 4.4.4 which came not even a month after the 4.4.3 update. Now we have some leaked screenshots which could be taken from Android’s next big update, just ...

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Google Chrome gets a few features in a new update

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Yet another version of Google’s Chrome browser has reached a stable release. Version 35.0.1916.122 of Google Chrome should be available in Google Play store, if you can’t download it immediately you will be able shortly considering Google has started the rollout. This new update ...

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Chrome Remote Desktop: An answer to your desktop access needs

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Google has released an innovative new app that allows you to access your PC or Mac from your mobile device. This app is absolutely free and is accessible over WiFi, LTE, and 3G. It runs buttery smooth on a solid connection so 3G is not suggested unless you desperately need to send that ...

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Chrome OS Presser by Google and Intel Coming May 6

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Google and Intel have announced a press event for May 6, to reveal their latest Chrome OS collaboration.  Intel is the primary chipset powering Google’s Chromebook cloud-centric laptops, with the latest iterations using Haswell chipsets coming to market last September.  I’m ...

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Acer announces new Chromebook with Intel i3 inside

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During today’s press event in New York City, Acer announced a variation to their Chromebook (C720) lineup.  This new model will sport an Intel i3 processor within, dubbing it the “most powerful Chromebook on the market”.  This is a marked shift from the traditional ...

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Chrome Beta 35 for Android makes casting video easier

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Google has pushed out version 35 of the Chrome Beta app for Android, more specifically bringing the app to version 35.0.1916.34 which should be in Google Play as of writing. Amongst the usual bug and performance fixes, the most notable feature of the Chrome Beta 35 update is support for making ...

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