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HP's Chromebook Competitor "Stream" Costs $299, Not $199
Sep 8, 2014 - in News
So much for paying $199.
HP Serves Two Masters With Intel Celeron N2830, NVIDIA Tegra K1 Chromebooks
Sep 4, 2014 - in News
HP is playing it safe with its refreshed lineup of Chromebooks by putting out both Intel Celeron-based SKUs and a couple of models rocking the NVIDIA Tegra K1 SoC.
ASUS Outs $200 Windows 8.1 Notebook; Acer And Toshiba Intro Inexpensive Laptops, Too
Sep 3, 2014 - in News
The budget laptop competition is heating up with Toshiba's Chromebook 2, Acer's Aspire Switch 10 and 11, and ASUS' $200 EeeBook X205.
Surge In Chromebook Sales Catches LCD Suppliers Off Guard
Aug 22, 2014 - in News
A surge in Chromebooks sales has caught LCD manufacturers off guard, which led to them increasing the prices of current panels until supply catches up to the market demand.
Acer Announces Trio Of Chromebook 13 Models Running Nvidia’s Tegra K1 SoC
Aug 11, 2014 - in News
Acer debuts 13.3-inch chromebooks packing Nvidia's Tegra K1 SoC; but will cheap Windows notebooks hurt sales?
Dell's Chromebook 11 Updated with Core i3 Processor
Jul 21, 2014 - in News
Dell is adding an Intel Core i3 processor to its Chromebook 11.
Acer Has Plans For Two More Chromebooks
Jul 18, 2014 - in News
Acer has two unannounced Chromebooks tucked away in a business solution brochure.
Acer Launching Chromebooks with Core i3 Processor
Jul 11, 2014 - in News
Two models will be made available sometime this month.
HP Redesigns Chromebook 11 to Look Like Chromebook 14
Jun 1, 2014 - in News
HP's newest Chromebook remains largely unchanged in terms of hardware.
Asus Readying Two New Intel-based Chromebooks for June
May 7, 2014 - in News
Asus just launched two new Chromebooks.
Intel Unveils New Core i3, Celeron-powered Chromebooks
May 6, 2014 - in News
Intel's new chips mean users will be able to get as many as 11 hours of battery from their Chromebooks.
Lenovo's New Chromebook Features 300-degree Hinge
May 6, 2014 - in News
Lenovo is expanding its Chromebook line with some consumer offerings.
Samsung Unveils Chromebook 2 Powered by Exynos 5 Octa
Mar 3, 2014 - in News
With Mobile World Congress behind us, Samsung is shifting its focus from smartphones and smartwatches to Chromebooks.
Toshiba Ships 13.3-inch Chromebook
Feb 6, 2014 - in News
This Chromebook has the biggest screen to date.
Google Working on "Chromoting" Apps for iOS, Android
Jan 20, 2014 - in News
Google is also working on an iOS for Chrome Remote Desktop.
HP, Google Launch Chromebook with LTE
Jan 16, 2014 - in News
Finally, there's a Chomebook that can connect anywhere.
Moonstone White Chromebook from Acer Runs Intel Celeron
Jan 3, 2014 - in News
The new Chromebook is Moonstone White.
Chromebook 11 Sales Resume After Charger Recall
Dec 17, 2013 - in News
Google and HP are recalling the original charger of the Chromebook 11.
Acer Intros First Chromebook With Touchscreen
Dec 2, 2013 - in News
Acer is now offering a Chromebook with a touchscreen.
Asus to Debut Chromebooks, Wearable Tech in 2014
Nov 21, 2013 - in News
Asus will introduce Chromebooks at CES 2014 and wearable tech at Computex.
LG May Release Chrome OS Devices
Oct 23, 2013 - in News
Three trademarks point to Chrome OS devices.
Acer Intros New Haswell-based C720 Chromebook Series
Oct 11, 2013 - in News
Acer's third-generation Chromebook has arrived at Best Buy and Amazon.
HP, Google Offering 11.6" Chromebook on Google Play
Oct 8, 2013 - in News
HP has a new affordable Chromebook, now available on Google Play.
HP Has a Colorful New Haswell Chromebook
Sep 13, 2013 - in News
HP is releasing a 14 inch Haswell-powered Chromebook before the holidays.
Asus Entering Chromebook Market in Q4 2013
Aug 18, 2013 - in News
Thanks to lackluster notebook sales, Asus may enter the Chromebook market for additional revenue.
Chromebooks Now Available at Walmart, Staples Too
Jun 17, 2013 - in News
Chromebooks are coming to even more stores near you.
Acer Updating C7 Chromebook Line with SSDs
Jun 2, 2013 - in News
Best Buy is showing an Acer C7 Chromebook with a 16 GB SSD for the same low price.
Acer, Asus Planning New Chromebooks for 2H13
May 1, 2013 - in News
No surprise here: Asus and Acer will likely produce Chromebooks in the second half of 2013.
Is Google Working on an Androidbook Too?
Apr 3, 2013 - in News
With Intel cheering on the x86-based version of Android, it wouldn't be surprising to see Android-based Ultrabooks this year.
Report: Google Working on Haswell-based Chromebooks
Apr 1, 2013 - in News
Google may be looking for a performance punch with less battery drain in its next premium Chromebook.