Online skillshare: Chrome OS Flex, 28 Apr, 7:30pm (BST)

Really amazing to see all the experimentation here, great work all!

I’m thinking it would be useful to write some of this up in the Wiki for easy reference (and to help others find it).

Would anyone be up for writing a simple overview of ChromeOS Flex there?
We could then link to Lee’s fantastic write ups for more detailed information.

Chrome OS Flex on Macs:

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Great link.

Flex works well on Mac and is really easy to do: https://bigtechquestion.com/2022/04/26/software/mac/install-chromeos-flex-on-a-mac/

Flex is really lightweight too, so performs really well on older kit…just need that Play Store to come online… :hand_with_index_finger_and_thumb_crossed:

These two ChromeOS Flex comparison articles by Google suggest the wait for Google Play apps might be a long one!

This Google note

describes differences between Chrome OS Flex and CloudReady and this one

the differences between Chrome OS Flex and Chrome OS.

Note that Google will not permit Chrome OS Flex devices to access Google Play or Android apps… at the moment anyway!

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