Tim and Mirek2,Â Remember this Â post ? “Google Adding GSM Network Support to Chrome OS” Â I know you were excited about this feature coming to Chrome OS code so that you can try ATT and other GSM networks. Now, here is a How To Guide for it. People outside USA, this might be a sign that […]
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Chromebooks are simple and easy to use computers running Chrome OS, an operating system built and managed by Google. This is a futuristic platform, allowing you to get things done easy, fast and secure on the cloud.
The un-official CR48 shipping tracker is back online, you know, that little website you used to track CR48’s being shipped to your zip code ? They were offline for sometime, may be because Google had paused shipping of CR48s. Chrome OS on the Google Cr-48 blog reports that the shipments have resumed, and there is […]
Google Chrome OS has released Beta Release ( confirmed through Chrome release blog ) and Dev release for Chrome OS. According to this blog, With today’s dev channel update, Google has finally put in place the final pieces to make the GPS functional. As far as I know, there is no GUI interface but you […]
Yes, there more CR48 Notebooks waiting lucky Chrome fans. And this time, Google wants you to take another route to try your luck on getting one. Â Here is the blogpost from Chrome Team.Â Google is promoting some apps and services using the Cr48’s they have for shipping. If you already live on the web and are […]
Yes, Google is still sending Cr48 Chrome Notebooks in the US. There is a chance that they start shipping it internationally too. But, that’s not confirmed. What we have confirmation about Â is, Google has started sending Decal Â stickers along with Chrome Notebook shipments. Thereâ€™s one large decal meant to cover most of the top cover, […]
First of all, this is a speculation at this moment. So, don’t get too excited and start dreaming Cr48 on your doorstop tomorrow 🙂 Courtesy of http://chromeos-cr48.blogspot.com The Cr48 they distributed did not have GSM support, or rather Chrome OS did not have GSM support, the modem inside the machine Â does support it. They did […]
CR48 notebook users received their first Dev Channel update from Google pushing Chrome OS to 0.10.142.3. Â This update came along with. If you’ve gone under Wrench -> About Chrome OS -> More Info and chosen the dev channel, you should see 0.10.142.3 being pushed out soon. ps: Looking for how to change to Chrome OS […]
Looks like CR48 hasÂ BluetoothÂ support built in, only the graphical interface is missing. That means, if you have rooted the device, you can use bluetoot from command prompt. Command prompt you ask ? yes, for now, at least. We should see the normal interface soon and things will be easier at that moment. Until then, we […]
Remember the box that Google shipped CR48 notebook in ? It had a picture with some numbers which looked like parts of a puzzle. An awesome forum member at The Chrome Source put it together and got the cool image shown below !! Have you tried it ?
Remember Remoting / Chromoting ? a feature that’s rumored to be adding remote accessÂ capabilitiesÂ to Chrome and Chrome OS ? Well, we have some news on this now. According to a press release from RealVNC, this functionality is going to be built into both the browser and the operating system. â€œWith more than 120 million users […]