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Google Puts Chromebooks In More Countries

Google Puts Chromebooks In More Countries

By Chris Crum June 2, 2014

Google announced on Monday that Chromebooks will be making their way to nine more countries. For some reason the company made the announcement in a poem or a series of song lyrics or something. If you’d rather skip all of …

Chrome OS Enteprise Gets Four Years Of Support Chrome OS Enteprise Gets Four Years Of Support

Did your company make the switch to Chrome OS devices in the last few years? You may have made the switch thinking that Google wouldn’t pull the rug out from under you like Microsoft does when it ends support for …

Google And VMWare Bring Windows Apps To Chromebooks Google And VMWare Bring Windows Apps To Chromebooks

Google has seen the popularity of Chromebooks increase, but one of the biggest knocks against them is always the lack of desktop app support. That changes now to some extent. Google announced today that it has partnered with VMWare to …

Samsung Revises Down Notebook Shipment Estimates Samsung Revises Down Notebook Shipment Estimates

The traditional PC market is taking a big hit from the rise of tablets and other inexpensive mobile devices. Desktop computers are certainly feeling the pinch, but notebooks may be the category most at risk from ultra-portable devices. Notebook shipments …

Chomebooks, 2-in-1s to Lead PC Industry in 2014 Chomebooks, 2-in-1s to Lead PC Industry in 2014
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The traditional PC industry has been in decline for over two years now, with mobile devices such as tablets eating into sales of desktops and notebooks. PC shipments during last year’s holiday quarter continued to decline, and overall PC shipments …

Are Chromebooks The Machines Businesses Want? Are Chromebooks The Machines Businesses Want?
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Are Chromebooks the right choice of computer for businesses? Google certainly thinks so. The company’s rivals (namely Microsoft) obviously disagree. Either way, recent data indicates that the light, low-cost machines are gaining significant ground in the B2B space, not to …

Chromebooks Prove Popular, More Coming in 2014 Chromebooks Prove Popular, More Coming in 2014
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PC and notebook sales dropped yet again in December, falling 11% from November, which had already seen a 12% drop from October. These drops during the holiday quarter show just how aggressively tablets are now eating into PC sales. There …

Another Touchscreen Chromebook Is Coming Another Touchscreen Chromebook Is Coming

Touchscreens are everywhere today thanks to the proliferation of smartphones and tablets. Even Microsoft embraced the touch craze with Windows 8 supporting touch displays right out of the box. Google isn’t a stranger either with its touch-based Chromebook Pixel, but …

Acer Has A New $249 Haswell-Powered Chromebook Acer Has A New $249 Haswell-Powered Chromebook

The past week has been pretty good for Chromebook. Google and HP launched the new HP Chromebook 11 on Tuesday, and now the company has another Chromebook from Acer ready for the holidays. Google announced on Thursday that the Acer …

Google Announces HP Chromebook 11, Will Cost $279 Google Announces HP Chromebook 11, Will Cost $279
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Last month, Google announced a number of new Chromebooks from a variety of OEMs, including HP, Toshiba and Asus. At the time, HP had only announced a refresh of its previous Pavilion Chromebook – the HP Chromebook 14. Now the …

Asus to Release a Chromebook This Year [RUMOR] Asus to Release a Chromebook This Year [RUMOR]
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With notebook shipments falling along with the rest of the PC market, PC manufacturers are not looking to smaller PCs and tablets to shore up business. Chromebooks, which are generally small and inexpensive are one of the only segments of …

Smaller Notebook Shipments on the Rise Smaller Notebook Shipments on the Rise

The traditional PC market is in decline. That much is clear after a disappointing holiday season in 2012, PC shipments in the first quarter of 2013 fell even harder. As smartphone and tablet manufacturers continue to expand into developing markets, …

Chromebooks Are Coming To More Stores Chromebooks Are Coming To More Stores

Google really wants you to buy a Chromebook. That may be impossible, however, for those that have made a solemn swear never to shop at Best Buy or Amazon.com. For the devout retail loyalist, Google has a few more options …

Here's Google's Slayer Commercial Here's Google's Slayer Commercial

Slayer guitarist Jeff Hanneman passed away on Thursday at the age of 49. Fans around the web are expressing their grief, sharing memories, and of course, listening to Slayer. With that, it seemed like a fine time to reflect on …

Google Turns To Slayer To Sell Chromebooks Google Turns To Slayer To Sell Chromebooks

In case you missed it (like I did), Google put out this Chromebook ad a few days ago, making use of Slayer’s Raining Blood: Image via Geeks Of Doom

Google Chromebooks Coming To A Best Buy Near You Google Chromebooks Coming To A Best Buy Near You
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Now, before someone snipes me with a “Chromebooks are already available at Best Buy’s online store,” the significance of this is Google’s portable computer will be available in Best Buy’s brick-and-mortar stores, meaning you can go in and get a …

Google Unveils New Chromebooks, Chromebox Google Unveils New Chromebooks, Chromebox

Google has announced what it calls “the next step” for the Chrome OS platform. Earlier this afternoon they unveiled a new line of Chrome OS computers manufactured by Samsung. The new line includes three new Chromebooks and the Chromebox, the …