App Shortcuts From Android Are Headed To Chrome OS

Chromebooks with support for Android apps could soon gain the ability to access app shortcuts following a recent commit to Chrome OS. That would bring a functionality to the system that was previously only found in the mobile OS. Namely, it allows for quick actions to be taken directly from an app icon rather than […]

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UMIDIGI Z2 Review – Affordable Performer With Loads Of Style

UMIDIGI’s Z2 is a lightweight, slim performer that brings plenty of style in an affordable package UMIDIGI certainly isn’t going to be the first name to spring to mind for most Android users when considering a new device, especially in the west. However, at the budget-friendly end of the mid-range Android spectrum, the OEM has […]

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Chrome Prepares For Google Photos-Based New Tab Backgrounds

A recent Chromium review commit has been spotted that allows an image from Google Photos to be used on a new tab page in the Chrome browser. This will be made possible via a new option that’s currently in the Canary Channel of the browser, and lets users pick their own wallpaper. Since there’s no indication […]

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NVIDIA Co-Develops New A.I. Method To Remove Noise In Photos

NVIDIA has announced a new machine learning method for teaching A.I. to remove smooth out noise in imagery, co-developed with Aalto University and MIT. However, unlike similar achievements using the technology, the new approach doesn’t require the A.I. to observe clean photographs. Instead, it can be taught to infer what a given image should look like […]

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Acer Chromebook Tab 10 Review: Setting The Chrome OS Tablet Bar

The world’s first tablet Chromebook is a worthy addition to the education sector. Acer recently unveiled the world’s first Chrome OS-dedicated tablet, the Chromebook Tab 10. Sold under model number D651N-K9WT for just $329.99, the Chromebook Tab 10 effectively proves that laptops and 2-in-1 convertibles are not the only directions Chrome OS devices can take. Unlike […]

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Twitter Pre-Teen Lockout Problems Remain Unresolved For Some

Some Twitter users are still facing issues with getting their accounts restored after suspicions of underage use resulted in them being removed or limited on the platform. That’s following a move by the social network in June to block accounts suspected of being held by or created by individuals under the required 13-year-old age limit. […]

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Samsung Reveals Winners Of Student Ringtone Contest

Students from an elementary school in Nijkerk have been announced as the winners of a contest put on by Samsung, tasking children to reinterpret its iconic Over The Horizon ringtone. The contest, Digital Composing in Class, was a part of Samsung Electronics Benelux partnership with Dutch organization Méér Muziek in de Klas Foundation. It involved more than […]

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Root Now Available For Chrome OS Android Subsystem

Chromebooks with Android apps can be rooted now thanks to the aroc project recently posted to GitHub by developer nolirium. On the surface, rooting a Chrome OS device may seem mostly pointless since it runs as a subsystem underneath the browser-based operating system. That eliminates quite a few of the reasons many users choose to […]

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Root Now Available For Chrome OS Android Subsystem

Chromebooks with Android apps can be rooted now thanks to the aroc project recently posted to GitHub by developer nolirium. On the surface, rooting a Chrome OS device may seem mostly pointless since it runs as a subsystem underneath the browser-based operating system. That eliminates quite a few of the reasons many users choose to […]

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Root Now Available For Chrome OS Android Subsystem

Chromebooks with Android apps can be rooted now thanks to the aroc project recently posted to GitHub by developer nolirium. On the surface, rooting a Chrome OS device may seem mostly pointless since it runs as a subsystem underneath the browser-based operating system. That eliminates quite a few of the reasons many users choose to […]

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