Chrome OS

Crazy Low Price Leaked for Nokia X Android Phone

A post on BGR today points the way back to a listing from a Vietnamese online phone retailer, which pegs Nokia’s Android-powered phone, the Nokia X, as costing about $104. If true, the Nokia X could wind up being one of the most simultaneously inexpensive and sought-after smartphones to hit the market in some time. Tech … [Read more...]

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 software that maintains customer or patient databases), the fact that Microsoft will officially be … [Read more...]

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 crazy.  You may remember how we told you over the summer that Chromebooks sales were exploding despite the … [Read more...]

LG Announces Chromebase, An All-in-One Desktop Running Chrome OS

Though most computers that run Google’s Chrome OS come in the form of affordable laptops, LG has decided to target a new demographic with their latest computer, the Chromebase. Announced this morning by the company, the Chromebase is an all-in-one computer that runs Google’s minimalistic, web-focused operating system, … [Read more...]

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 numbers include desktop, laptop, mini-notebook, and workstation sales, however, exclude those of tablet … [Read more...]

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. It's a formula that Samsung later applied to the 11.6-inch Chromebook it released in 2012, and it's one that … [Read more...]

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 12.85-inch touch-screen display, which is also high-res (2560 x 1700), is powered by an Intel i5 processor … [Read more...]

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 Blog, and provided us with details on specs, price and availability. The Chromebook Pixel features a … [Read more...]

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