Best apps for Chromebooks

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Sachin is an Editor at Bane Tech, where he loves exploring the latest in the Android/Google universe. When he's not buried in words, Sachin is a student at Sheffield Hallam University in the UK studying his first passion which is training to become a culinary arts Chef.
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The ‘Chromebook’ is a product of Google’s which was announced back in 2011 with the first Chromebook release. Google first presented the Chromebook in 2009, where both applications and the users data are operated through the cloud. Which is why Chromebooks mainly run web applications. Since then ChromeOS (the Chromebooks operating system), has seen many … Read more

Top 6 Google Pixel Tips and Tricks

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Sachin is an Editor at Bane Tech, where he loves exploring the latest in the Android/Google universe. When he's not buried in words, Sachin is a student at Sheffield Hallam University in the UK studying his first passion which is training to become a culinary arts Chef.
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Notification light You may have realized, or you may have not, but the Google Pixel phone has an LED notification light. Google doesn’t make it easy to find though. It’s hidden behind the Settings > Device > Notifications menu. Use the toggle to activate it and it will then pulsate depending on the different applications. … Read more

Repurpose old speakers with Chromecast Audio

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Chromecast Audio is one of those practical devices that helps save you money by allowing you to repurpose any old speakers or stereos around the house. Chromecast Audio can connect to any speaker that has an aux jack. The perfect way to use your smartphone with speakers. If you’re familiar with Chromecast, which is referred … Read more

ICYMI: More Google messaging confusion, Google Assistant for everyone, and more GS8

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ICYMI tech news of the week includes some more Google messaging app confusion. Google Assistant rolls out to many more devices. As always the closer we get to an unveiling the more leaks pop out. This wasn’t a ground breaking week in the tech news, but definitely some interesting developments. Keep scrolling for a few … Read more

Hey Google, call Alexa! To replace your home phone line?

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Hey Google call Alexa! OK, that probably won’t be a request, but both Alexa and Google Home may be your land line in the near future. The Wall Street Journal reported yesterday that according to “people familiar with the matter”, Google and Amazon are moving towards giving consumers the ability to make phone calls from … Read more

Bummer…no Google Pixel smartwatch

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Well, that sucks. Was hoping to see a Pixel branded smartwatch to be released next year. In the past, there were rumors of a Nexus branded smartwatch to come out and that never happened. For a while there were rumors of a Pixel smartwatch would be introduced sometime next year, 2017. Google smartwatch info In … Read more

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