ChromeOS

ChromeOS is mostly a portal to the web, but these are the somewhat obscure apps that help me get work done similar to what I can accomplish on MacOS.

Chrome Apps

  • Caret - Text editor
  • ​Secure Shell - SSH and SFTP mounting

Web Apps / PWAs

  • ​Amazon Cloud9 - Web based development environment
  • ​Apple Music - iTunes on the web
  • Harvest - Timesheets (https://yourAccount.harvestapp.com/time/m)
  • ​Google Keep - Notes
  • ​Photopea - Open / edit Photoshop files on the web

Android Apps

Linux Apps

  • ​Polari - IRC
  • Chromium - Backup web browser (if I need two accounts signed in at once) $ sudo apt install chromium
  • Visual Studio Code - Code editor
  • GIMP - Image editor

Keyboard Settings

  • Launcher -> Escape
  • Ctrl -> Alt
  • Alt -> Ctrl
  • Escape -> Launcher
  • Backspace -> Backspace
  • Assistant -> Launcher
  • Caps Lock -> Escape
  • External Meta -> Ctrl

System utilities

Check RAM usage: chrome://sys-internals/
Task Manager: Shift + Esc or Search + Esc
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