Chromebook

When in Chrome: Google & VMWare Partner for Windows Access in Chrome OS

When in Chrome: Google & VMWare Partner for Windows Access in Chrome OS

Much has been made of the approaching cut-off date for Microsoft’s support of the relatively ancient Windows XP operating system. Since so many offices still rely on XP to run their businesses (not to mention specialized … [Read more...]

Premature Defenestration: Lagging PC Sales Don’t Mean Windows is Doomed

Premature Defenestration: Lagging PC Sales Don’t Mean Windows is Doomed

As CES 2014 draws to a close, there seems to be a growing feeling among tech sites that Windows is in some trouble. The most direct discussion of Windows’ impending demise can be found over on the Verge, with the smartly … [Read more...]

Chromebooks Are Crushing It and Here’s Some Data to Prove It

Chromebooks Are Crushing It and Here’s Some Data to Prove It

Microsoft has another big problem on its hands: Chromebooks.  You know, those inexpensive laptops manufactured by the likes of Samsung, Acer, and others that run Chrome OS instead of Windows?  They are selling like … [Read more...]

Google Hopes to Bring Chrome OS to Everyone With the Chromebook 11

Google Hopes to Bring Chrome OS to Everyone With the Chromebook 11

When Google announced the Chromebook Pixel those many months ago, I laughed - the hardware is beautiful and high end, there's no doubt about that, with its high-DPI display that would make even the MacBook Pro's Retina … [Read more...]

Despite PC Sales Dropping, Google’s Chromebook Growth Continues

Despite PC Sales Dropping, Google’s Chromebook Growth Continues

Well, this isn't a good sign for PC manufacturers, PC shipments in the period from April to June totaled just 75.6 million units, down 11.4 percent from the same quarter in 2012, research firm IDC said on Wednesday.  The … [Read more...]

Acer C7 Chromebook could get a slight refresh with 16 GB SSD

Acer C7 Chromebook could get a slight refresh with 16 GB SSD

If you check out this page on the Best Buy website, you'll see an Acer C7 Chromebook touting some specs that don't quite match up with whats been released so far -- namely, the 16 GB solid state drive. This development, … [Read more...]

Samsung to school Retina MacBooks, Chromebook Pixel with new display

Samsung to school Retina MacBooks, Chromebook Pixel with new display

The high-resolution displays that Apple and Google have worked into their laptop offerings are pretty impressive, but Samsung isn't about to give up without a fight. The Verge is reporting that Samsung plans to take the … [Read more...]

Asus Chromebook will be released later this year

Asus Chromebook will be released later this year

How do you compete against good and expensive? Asus discovered the answer when it partnered with Google on the Nexus 7 Android tablet. The answer, of course, is to introduce a product that is good and less expensive. … [Read more...]

Don’t Waste Your Money On The Chromebook Pixel

Don’t Waste Your Money On The Chromebook Pixel

By now you have undoubtedly heard that the Chromebook Pixel is real and on sale, that's why I'm here to tell you to not waste your money on buying one of these computers by Google.  The Chromebook Pixel features a … [Read more...]

Chromebook Pixel is Real and Available Today, Starts at $1,299

Chromebook Pixel is Real and Available Today, Starts at $1,299

We covered a leaked video about a Google product called the Chromebook Pixel earlier this month, but we weren't sure if the product was legit. The answer came today, as Google officially announced the Pixel on the Google … [Read more...]