Why would you need to FTP from your Chromebook? What are the benefits of Chromebook FTP? For that matter, what is FTP? Let’s start there. (Or go to the next heading for the tutorial.) FTP Background FTP stands for File Transfer Protocol, and along with its partner, SFTP (Secure File Transfer Protocol), is a common […]
In 2011, Google (being Google) disrupted the entire laptop and tablet marketplace with the debut of the first Chromebooks. The new devices operated on the same simple premise as all other Google products: things should be dead simple for the average consumer to use. It didn’t take long for the machines to find their way into […]
Do you have everything you need for your dorm room desk? By now you already have your Chromebook for school picked out, hopefully. But you’ll need a few things to make the most of it. We searched Amazon for the least expensive, highest quality, most popular versions of each of the items below. 1. Portable Speakers […]
Chromebooks Provide a Tech Solution for Parents As a parent, do you (like me) face the constant question of how much online supervision your kids need? On one hand, I recognize that learning to use tech effectively and independently is crucial to their future. On the other hand, it’s pretty terrifying to consider all the […]
It looks like a bunch of school districts are getting dedicated Chromebooks this year for students to take home. Are you one of the lucky families this year? If so, you will probably want a few accessories to make the Chromebook more comfortable for your child.
There are ten Chromebook sources that are must-reads if you’re even a little bit interested in the Chromebook and cloud computing. These sources range from news and commentary to the best tools and how-tos. These top bloggers and influencers have been dedicated Chrome fans for a long time. Way before Chromebooks were getting a lot of […]
Have you ever gotten a computer virus or known someone who has? If so, you know how annoying and time consuming it is to deal with. If you’re considering making the switch to Chrome OS or if you just picked up your first Chromebook, you may be wondering: Do Chromebooks get viruses? We’ve been trained […]
By now you’ve probably heard about Google’s plan to make Android apps available for Chrome OS later this year. As news rolled in from the Google I/O Developers Conference, I saw the announcement and that there were some caveats. I wanted to understand what this is going to mean for us as Chrome device users. Is now a […]
Another week full of interesting Chromebook news, rumors, hands on stories and reviews is behind us. Acer’s hardware announcement this week could signal a stronger showing in Chromebook for the workplace. I also found a couple new articles that will help you get the most out of ChromeOS. I saved the best rumor for last, although it […]
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