Tag: Chrome OS

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Google issues another update to fix a zero-day in Chrome

Google issues another update to fix a zero-day in Chrome

Google issued an update to the Stable channel of its Chrome browser on Wednesday containing a patch for a vulnerability currently in the wild. According to Google's alert, CVE-2022-2856 is a remedy for "insufficient validation of untrusted input in Intents." Intents often convey data from one pr... Read more

date2 months ago
Chromebooks will be able to tell if your USB-C cable is good enough

Chromebooks will be able to tell if your USB-C cable is good enough

The most recent Chromebook update added a function that warns users when the USB-C cable they're using isn't up to par. Users will be notified if the cable does not support either USB4 or Thunderbolt, or simply cannot manage the data speeds necessary, starting with Chromebooks that employ 11th a... Read more

date4 months ago
Parallels offers Desktop for Chrome OS on multiple Chromebooks

Parallels offers Desktop for Chrome OS on multiple Chromebooks

Parallels made its Parallels Desktop for Chrome OS solution compatible with multiple Chromebooks running on Intel or AMD processors. The minimum system requirements are an i3 or Ryzen 3 processor. According to Parallels, the release enables more businesses and users to benefit from Windows funct... Read more

date5 months ago
Chrome OS Flex gives older Macs and PCs a new lease on life

Chrome OS Flex gives older Macs and PCs a new lease on life

Google announced the early access launch of a new cloud-first operating system built for businesses and schools named Chrome OS Flex. It is said to have an easy installation process on PC and Macs. As networks become older, hardware management can get difficult and problematic, especially when you ... Read more

date8 months ago
Google expected to expand Nearby Share with Self Share

Google expected to expand Nearby Share with Self Share

Google is expected to expand its Nearby Share solution with Self Share. According to Chrome Story, Self Share will soon allow users to send files to various devices of their own. Currently, Google Nearby Share allows users to quickly send various files to nearby Chrome OS and Android devices own... Read more

date9 months ago
Microsoft no longer supports Android Office apps on Chromebooks

Microsoft no longer supports Android Office apps on Chromebooks

Microsoft will discontinue support for its native Android Office apps on Chromebooks starting September. The company advises users to switch to its web-based Office.com and Outlook.com apps by September 18. Microsoft will not stop offering native Office apps for other Android platforms beyond th... Read more

date1 year ago
Despite three testing channels, Chrome OS update locked out users

Despite three testing channels, Chrome OS update locked out users

Google reported last week that it fixed a major Chrome OS flaw that locked users out of their machines. In a post to the Google bulletin, Google states that Chrome OS version 91.0.4472.165, which was only briefly available the week before, bricked devices of users. Chrome OS is designed to autom... Read more

date1 year ago
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