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How to Get a Chrome OS-like Operating System on Any PC

Want to turn any old computer into a Chromebook? Google doesn’t provide official builds of Chrome OS for any old computer, but there are ways you can install the open-source Chromium OS software or a similar operating system. These are all easy to play with, so you can run them entirely from a USB drive. Installing […]

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What’s the Difference Between Chromium and Chrome?

What’s the Difference Between Chromium and Chrome?

Chromium is the open-source project that forms the basis for Google Chrome. Because it’s completely open source, Chromium is available in many Linux distributions’ software repositories for easier installation. The Chromium web browser is also available for other platforms. You could run it on Windows or Mac — in theory. Similarly, “Chromium OS” is the […]

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Troubleshoot Your Mac With These Hidden Startup Options

Troubleshooting a Mac is different from troubleshooting a PC, but not all that different. Use your Mac’s built-in startup options to test your hardware, boot in safe mode, reinstall Mac OS X, and perform other system tasks. To access one of these tools, you’ll first have to shut down or restart your Mac. You’ll then […]

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How to Always Start Any Browser in Private Browsing Mode

Private browsing mode doesn’t offer complete privacy, but it does prevent your browser from saving your history, searches, cookies, and other private data between browsing sessions. You can have your browser always start in private-browsing mode if you prefer it. Most people won’t want to use private-browsing mode permanently. You will have to log into the […]

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