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.
Tech News Google unveils new Chromebooks and Chromebit, the dongle that turns your display into a Chromebook
Google has announced three new Chromebooks from ASUS, Haier and Hisense that bring more options to customers hoping to take advantage of Chrome OS. It has also taken the wraps off the ASUS Chromebit, effectively a Chromebook in a dongle-sized device, that will allow users to hook it up to a display and use it as a Chromebook.
With more schools in New York using Google Apps for Education, it's no surprise that the New York City Department of Education has approved the use of Chromebooks in public schools.
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.