• Chrome OS Will Finally Get Tablet Mode Gestures In Version 80

    14 days ago - By Android Headlines

    Google will reportedly bring Chrome OS up to speed with Android 10 when version 80 lands, bringing gestures to tablet mode. The change will fix at least one long-standing complaint about Chrome OS. That's the fact that navigating in tablet mode can be complicated. But swipes and long-presses will now make navigating the OS much more intuitive without the assistance of a keyboard.
    With the new gestures, users will be able to swipe up from the bottom to navigate back to the home screen. Holding that will load up the overview for rapid switching between virtual desks and open apps or windows...
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  • Chrome OS 80 beta tests gesture navigation, multiple quick settings pages

    Chrome OS 80 beta tests gesture navigation, multiple quick settings pages

    14 days ago - By MobileSyrup

    Google seems to be constantly developing new features for Chrome OS, and it looks like the latest version of the Linux-based browser-made-operating system contains gesture navigation. As spotted by Android Police , Chrome OS version 80 - which is now in beta - sports gesture navigation as well as multiple quick settings pages. However, to use the new features, you'll need the modular shelf flag enabled. Users who previously enabled that setting in Chrome OS 79 will need to re-enable it after the update. The Chrome browser and Chrome OS both use settings flags to control various...
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  • Chrome OS gets Android 10's powerful gesture system in beta update

    Chrome OS gets Android 10's powerful gesture system in beta update

    14 days ago - By Android Central

    Chrome OS prepares for more tablets like Lenovo's Duet.
    What you need to know
    Google is bringing Android 10's gestures over to Chrome OS.
    The new navigation system is available now in beta builds of Chrome OS 80.
    It's expected to roll out in March.
    Google is making Chrome OS much better as a tablet OS with its next update. Chrome OS 80 will be adding support for gesture navigation, allowing users to swipe and dash around the operating system like they're used to on Android 10 devices and Apple's iPads.
    The feature was spotted by Android Police with the debut of Chrome OS 80 Beta, albeit...
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  • How to switch from Windows 7 to Chrome OS CloudReady

    How to switch from Windows 7 to Chrome OS CloudReady

    14 days ago - By ZDnet

    If all you're doing with your Windows 7 PC runs off the web or the cloud, you can move it to CloudyReady, the Chromium OS-based operating system.
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  • Gesture navigation is coming to Chrome OS

    14 days ago - By Engadget

    When Chrome OS arrived on its first tablet in 2018, we were skeptical. It didn't make a lot of sense to have a Chrome system without a keyboard. The operating system has continued to evolve since then, but a new feature could soon help it make it eve...
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