Fix Chrome Black Screen on Ubuntu

I've been getting a full black screen on my external monitor on many pages in Google Chrome on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS running GNOME. The solution to this problem is to launch chrome with the --use-gl=angle flag, like so:

google-chrome --use-gl=angle

You can also edit the google-chrome.desktop file in /usr/share/applications so Chrome always launches with this flag.

Custom Chrome Search for WorkFlowy

To add a custom search engine to the Chrome omnibar to search WorkFlowy globally:

  1. Open Chrome settings and search for "Manage search engines"
  2. Add a new search engine with your keyword of choice (I use just "w")
  3. For the query string, put
  4. Now you can enter the keyword into the omnibox, hit tab, and enter your search query