The Complete Idiot's Guide to Google Chrome and Chrome OS

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Penguin, Aug 3, 2010 - Computers - 304 pages
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A nontechnical manual for groundbreaking technology.

The Complete Idiot's GuideŽ to Google Chrome OS presents readers with a clear overview of Google's free operating system-targeting users of netbook computers and allowing them to work primarily on the web - including how to send e-mail, work with pictures, save and manage files, use common office applications as well as more specialized programs, and deal with problems.

?Available day-and-date with the software

?Chrome OS will be free, making it very competitive with Windows 7

?Google boasts that Chrome OS will start up and get the user onto the web in a few seconds, without having to contend with viruses, malware, and security updates


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i am not an idiot.
Whoever is responsible for writing the code for the google page is an idiot. PUT IN A SIMPLE EASY METHOD FOR ENLARGING OR DIMINISHING THE SIZE OF THE TEXT. If you do not know how to do it, then contact me at

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i like this book very much and i advice all to have it and read it :)


Title Page
Getting Started with Google Chrome
Taking the Chrome Browserfora Spin
Customizing Chrome
Security and Privacy
Organizing Files with Google Docs
Word Processing with Google Docs
Building Google Docs Spreadsheets
Creating Google Docs Presentations
Keeping in Touch with Gmail
Reading Feeds with Google Reader
Finding Your Way with Google Maps
Sharing Photos with Picasa Web Albums
Appendix A Glossary

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About the author (2010)

PAUL McFEDRIES has worked with (yelled at, and kicked) computers since 1975, yet still manages to keep his sanity intact. The author of more than three dozen computer books, including The Complete Idiot's GuideŽ to Windows 98, The Complete Idiot's GuideŽ to Windows Me, and The Complete Idiot's GuideŽ to Windows 2000 Professional, Paul's titles have sold over two million copies worldwide.

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