The Chromebook is a laptop made to run Chrome OS. Chrome OS is focused on cloud computing, with the backend of the Google Chrome browser powering the operating system. For most consumers, an Internet-only machine can fill most of their needs, and in a classroom environment, Chromebooks are becoming more popular due to both economic and educational reasons.
We all know the Chromebook can be a very useful laptop, but with the ability to access and use Android applications on the machine, its usefulness has now became more apparent. These affordable, useful machines are starting to become a standard for education for their portability and convenience. Google has absolutely created a success with the Chrome OS, and it will soon become the "Go-to" work device, possibly in 2017!
Google Chromebooks have made a large impact on the world of computing as a whole, judging by their surprisingly large sales value. While fans of Apple and Microsoft may be shocked that users would be willing to forgo native applications entirely (on OSX and Windows) in favor of what's essentially a Web-only machine, Google assumed (correctly) that most of a user's computer needs can be met online, and in the case of most of the mass market, all of their needs can be met by Chrome OS.
One of the most useful of Google Apps new features for Admins is the ability to monitor limited activities on company mobile devices. Security on mobile devices has become a concern in the modern world and businesses have to be mindful of company activity to avoid data breaches. Also many company devices require certain versions of software or operating systems platforms to properly function. With mobile management you not only keep company mobile devices safe you also keep them functional. Here is a brief overview of what Google Mobile Management allows you to do as an administrator and how it makes your job easier.
As almost any marketing professional and they will tell you that the best type of Chromebook for their purposes will combine an excellent facility for managing the written word combined with a reasonable ability to manipulate images. With that thought in mind, we sought out the best Chromebooks for marketers. Soon with Android App Support...
If you’re a Google Apps user, you’ve heard of Chromebooks, those little laptops with all their apps and files in the cloud. With their one pre-installed app, the Google Chrome Internet browser, these Chrome devices start up quickly and have a long battery life. They also also comes with 100 GB of cloud storage.
Here at Coolhead Tech, we use our expertise in Google Apps for Work and other high-end cloud solutions to equip businesses with the latest and greatest. In this article, we'll be explaining how to get Chrome OS Kiosk Mode up and running on your Chrome devices, as well as those concepts to start with.
Today's work environment is no longer a stuffy office with cubicles, desks and a water cooler in the corner. Free-spirited individuals now call an exotic beach, the local coffee shop or even a remote cabin in the mountains their office. This allows for greater freedom, and more productivity as workers become happier, but until recently, it made connecting with others a bit more difficult. As more people started embracing this lifestyle, it became clear that a more efficient way to bring people together for collaboration was needed. Old video-conferencing platforms left something to be desired, were often expensive and came with both a learning curve and limitations. Chrome for Work came to the rescue.