The market share of Chromebooks has taken a tumble in the previous couple of quarters. That’s not being a deterrent for Google as it’s rolling out new options for Chromebooks frequently. The tech large is now making it simpler for Chromebook customers to take notes amongst different issues. Listed below are the important thing new options coming to Chromebooks:
Beter stylus help for taking notes
Final yr, Google launched the Cursive app on choose Chromebooks. Now, Google is rolling it out to all Chromebooks that work with a stylus. The Cursive app makes it straightforward to seize, edit and organise handwritten notes in your Chromebook. Customers also can sketch out drawings, or paste photos inside notes. With the Cursive app, customers also can rapidly copy and paste it into one other app or ship a PDF. Different options embody erasing something you don’t like by scribbling over it with a stylus. “Within the coming months we’ll additionally introduce options for extra personalisation, like extra simply altering the thickness, fashion and color of the stylus stroke,” mentioned Google in a weblog put up.
Cursive will probably be preinstalled on all eligible Chromebooks. Customers can simply faucet the The whole lot Button and seek for the app. Or they will obtain it.
Customised magnification characteristic
Chromebooks at the moment have the docked magnifier characteristic which creates a split-screen: the underside half is your normal display, and the highest half is the zoomed-in model of your display. Google is now permitting customers to manage the scale of the magnified portion of the display. “You may make it bigger if you wish to see extra zoomed-in content material, or smaller if you wish to see extra of the usual display. You’ll be able to adapt it to suit your preferences, or regulate primarily based on the content material you’re ,” mentioned Google within the weblog put up.
Additional, eligible Chromebooks will notify customers if the USB-C cable they’re utilizing received’t help shows, or isn’t performing ideally for the laptop computer. “You’ll additionally get a notification if the cable you’re utilizing doesn’t help the high-performance USB4/Thunderbolt 3 requirements that your Chromebook does,” added Google within the weblog put up.