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Chrome OS May Finally Let Users Manage Their Own Local Files

3 days ago   |   By Android Headlines

Chrome OS may be on the verge of getting a much more traditional file management system, based on a recent change noted by tech blog MSPoweruser in Chrome 72. In that version of the OS, a new flag can be found under the "enable-myfiles-volume" tag at the chrome hidden settings menu. As its name implies and as it's described in the menu, enabling the flag allows the My Files volume to be used as a read/write volume. In effect, that allows users to create their own folders in the Files application under the My Files volume of the storage management tool instead of only in Downloads.
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Hands-on: Brydge's new keyboard and touchpad are rare Chrome OS-first accessories

Hands-on: Brydge's new keyboard and touchpad are rare Chrome OS-first accessories

3 days ago   |   By 9to5Google

Brydge, a company most-known for its very popular detachable iPad keyboards, has recently expanded its business to give some serious attention to a popular Google platform as well. That's Chrome OS, of course, and the G-Type keyboard for the Pixel Slate was the first out the door last fall. Now, Brydge is showing some more cool stuff at CES .
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