Android apps are making their way to Chrome OS for real. The ASUS Chromebook Flip is the first device to receive support for the Google Play Store in the developer channel, and more devices are slated to follow very soon.
The new Acer Chromebook 14 boasts of an all-metal chassis with rounded corners. This sleek looking laptop even boasts of a battery life of 12 hours. Read on to uncover more of its specifications!
Android and Chrome OS SVP Hiroshi Lockheimer tweeted that the company is "very committed to Chrome OS" and there is still substantial momentum for Chromebooks.
Android on desktop? Android and Chrome OS are reportedly on track to merge into a single operating system for both desktop and mobile devices.
Acer has announced that its Chromebase DC221HQ AIO desktop is now available for purchase by customers in the US. A version with a 10-point touchscreen panel will be available later in July.
Google recently removed certain extensions from the Google Chrome Web Store for delivering malware and adware to their users. The extensions started out as regular extensions, but took a more sinister turn when they were bought by malware companies.
Toshiba has recently just launched the Toshiba Chromebook, the company's first Chromebook, and the world's only (for now) 13.3-inch Chromebook. The Toshiba Chromebook features an Intel Celeron (Haswell) processor, as well as 2GB of RAM and a 16GB SSD.
Google's Chromebooks has gained tremendous traction in the past year, accounting for a sizable 21% of all notebooks sold in the U.S. in 2013.