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How do I Connect a Chromecast to Hotel WiFi

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I travel for work a few times a month so being able to wirelessly stream Netflix to my hotel room’s nice big HD TV is a great way to unwind after being on the road all day. I started doing this a few years ago with my HTC One S using HTC’s proprietary HD Media Link. When the Google Chromecast was announced last year, I got really excited that could use my Nexus 7, or even my laptop, to stream videos and grabbed one from Best Buy when they launched. Continue Reading

How do I Take a Screenshot on a Chromebook?

One of the things I do a lot of is take screenshots, and one question I keep seeing asked over and over is, “How do you take a screenshot on a Chromebook?” If you’re like me, you probably didn’t read the instructions when you first fired up that Chromebook and only gave the welcome window a cursory glance. That’s why you’re here.

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Holding Ctrl + the Chrome OS “Page Flipper” button will take a screenshot.

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