As reported earlier by our friends at Chrome Unboxed, Chrome OS is getting support for fingerprint scanners. The latest version of Chrome OS canary channel has this feature as an experimental flag. A recent Chromium OS commit log unearthed by Chrome Unboxed had this description: “This sets up interrupt line used by the fingerprint sensor on Gru. […]
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Google created Chrome OS to be an operating system of the future. Cloud is taking over all our computing habits. We store things on the cloud, work on the cloud and get things done on the cloud. For a cloud focused life style, we require a operating system that gives you a powerful browser an other apps and services tailor made for such a life.
Chrome OS and Chrome OS powered devices such as Chromebooks, Chromebases, Chromeboxes and Chromebits provide such an experience to us.
The Chrome OS Files app can now access files from Android apps. This further improves the integration of Android apps with the Chrome OS operating system. Images, videos and audio files from Android apps are now accessible from the Files app in the latest Dev update of Chrome OS. If you are already using a […]
A lot of Chrome OS native features will become less important when Android apps become mainstream. I always thought that Chrome OS Camera app also will be one of them. When Play Store comes with those fancy camera / photo editing apps, the humble Chrome OS camera app will become inferior to many. Or so […]
After updating the default wallpaper, the Chrome OS team is updating the boot animation for Chromebooks and Chromeboxes. With this change, they are giving it a Material Design makeover too. Watch the boot animation video here: The video is in WebM format, and you will need a supported player or browser (Chrome) to watch the […]
The recent update to the Dev channel of Chrome OS has a shiny new entry. A new default wallpaper. Before I say anything else, here is the new image: I am not sure if I like the new image, yet, but I would love to know what you guys think. On this blog, I use […]