Chromebook

Gain quick window snapping sizes on your Chromebook with Dualless

If you're looking for the means to make working with multiple windows on your Chromebook, look no further than the Dualless extension. Jack Wallen …

Tech Industry

Shrout Research: Chromebook Platform Impacts Android App Performance

<i>Please excuse the bit of self-promotion here. Oh, and disclaimer: Shrout Research and PC Perspective share management and ownership.</i><p>Based on testing …

Laptops

Samsung confirms Chromebook Pro’s May 28 release date w/ $550 pricetag

The Samsung Chromebook Pro, the higher-spec version of the Chromebook Plus that we reviewed earlier this year, is finally coming to the market. After first showing up on Amazon for pre-order last week, Samsung has now confirmed that the long-awaited Chromebook will be available for purchase on May …

Samsung

Google explains why Android apps still aren't on Chromebooks

Every time I open my Chromebook and see that an update is available, I get a twinge of excitement. Is this the moment that my Acer Chromebook will finally get Android apps? So far, the answer has always been no, and it doesn’t look like that will change anytime soon.Samsung’s new Chromebook Pro …

Google

Here's when you can buy Samsung Chromebook Pro

While many pundits are quick to dismiss Chromebooks, some consumers are embracing these laptops. True, from an overall market share perspective, …

Laptops

Google working on a Chromebook emulator for devs to test Android apps on large screens

Android apps for Chrome OS are still slowly rolling out, but Google very much wants developers to optimize their applications for Chromebooks and larger screened devices. At I/O 2017, they revealed an emulator that will allow local development without the need for an actual Chrome OS device.<p>While …

Google

Samsung Chromebook Pro release date comes after much tribulation on Android apps

“The first 80 percent is 20 percent of the work,” said Kan Liu. “The last 20 percent is 80 percent of the work.”<p>It’s one of those axioms of life that …

Android O

Save $40 on HP's Student Friendly Chromebook G5

With its two-toned color palette and rounded edges, the HP Chromebook 11 G5 looks like most Chrome OS-based laptops. However, unlike many of today's …

Laptops

Samsung Chromebook Pro briefly goes up for pre-order on Amazon

The high-end 2-in-1 showed a May 28 release date and $549 price tag before the online retailer took down its product page.<p>Samsung's high-end …

Tablets

CTL offers 15-pack of J2 Chromebook for education as alternative to Apple’s iPad mini offer

CTL’s J2 Chromebook has received good reviews as a popular budget option for use in the classroom. Today the company is announcing an even easier way for schools to invest in the device with a new 15-unit pack that it says will be competitive with Apple’s iPad mini bulk offers.<p>Complete with Chrome …

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Samsung's Chromebook Pro spotted in black ahead of imminent release

Would you look at that, it's our first glimpse at the Chromebook Pro that was originally supposed to go on sale in April. Sure we saw a silver prototype already, but this is the first time we've seen the device in its final black finish. Remember, this Intel-based touchscreen convertible with …

Samsung

Chromebook Pro Finally Gets Release Date, Price

When we reviewed the Chromebook Pro and Plus in February, the more advanced model was scheduled to release in April, along with a more stable Google …

Laptops

Samsung Chromebook Pro available to pre-order now

Samsung unveiled two Chromebooks capable of running Android apps at CES 2017. The first to be available was the less expensive -- and less powerful …

Tablets

Tech Talk: Flawless Streaming on Samsung's Chromebook Plus

Flippable, functional and a flawless streaming experience, all for under $500.

Samsung

The best laptop deals for May 2017

The best new laptop models can be prohibitively expensive, but there is no reason you can't pick up a bargain and get the device you need with the help of a great deal.<p>Whether you are looking for a short-term fix or to invest in a solid model from last season's batch, there are some key points to …

Laptops

Dell Chromebook 3180 Review

Educators often like to use Chromebooks in the classroom, because laptops with Google's operating system are easy to use and hard to infect with …

Laptops

Samsung Chromebook Pro launch date confirmed, Nougat expected

Mark your calendars if you’re anything of a Chromebook fan. Even better if you’re a fan of both Chrome OS and Android. Samsung has formally confirmed …

Samsung

Mobile Mix: Laptop vs Chromebook vs Tablet vs Smartphone

Back in the days of yore, it was merely a matter of choosing between a laptop and a desktop for your computing needs. One was big, bulky, and could …

Laptops

VMware and Google extend partnership to include Chrome OS management in Workspace One

One of the beautiful things about owning a Google Chromebook laptop is the surprising lack of maintenance involved. The browser is essentially the OS and you connect to applications via the cloud. Everything gets updated automatically. Easy, peasy right?<p>Well, it gets a bit more complicated when you …

Google

Using “Native” Mobile Apps to Integrate Ed-Tech in K-12

Most ed-tech app and tool creators are wasting their time and squandering valuable resources! For the most part, digital age students don’t want to …

Mobile Apps

Save a few bucks on our favorite convertible Chromebook in this Amazon sale

Google’s Chrome OS is absolutely obliterating Windows in the classroom right now, to the point where Microsoft had to build a new lightweight version …

Shopping

P5T61EA#ABU - HP Chromebook 14 G4 - 14" - Celeron N2940 - 4 GB RAM - 32 GB SSD

Extended service agreement - parts and labour - 3 years - on-site - 9x5 - response time: NBD - for HP 250 G4, 255 G5; Chromebook 11 G4, 11 G5, 13 G1, …

Laptops

Samsung Chromebook Pro delayed, Android apps for Chrome to blame?

Google announced plans to release Android apps for Chrome OS at Google I/O last year, but until now they’ve been in beta. The apps were expected to roll out fully along with the introduction of the new Chromebook Pro from Samsung in April, though that’s still not here yet either.<p>Speaking to <i>The …

Google

This Lenovo Chromebook is Now Just $129

The Lenovo N22 Chromebook is a student-friendly laptop that manages to look a little different than your typical Chromebook. The $200 machine is …

Laptops

Google isn’t afraid of Microsoft’s Chromebook clone, for obvious reasons

Google’s Chrome OS and Chromebook computers are a bit hit among students from high school through college, thanks in no small part to their extreme …

Google

The 5 most important features of the Samsung Chromebook Plus

The Samsung Chromebook Plus blends Android apps, a touchscreen and a stylus, along with Chrome OS into a presentation-friendly utility device that …

Google

Android apps on Chrome OS — and the Chromebook Pro — are delayed

Womp Womp<p>Just about a year ago at Google I/O, amid much fanfare, Google announced that Android Apps would be able to run directly on Chrome OS. It launched as a pretty rough-around-the-edges beta and has pretty much stayed that way ever since. Then, at CES, we were told that these apps would become …

Google

Apple-WeChat Follow-up, Windows 10 S and the Education Market

<b>To read this daily update you must be a subscriber</b> (Current members login here.)<p>Daily Update<p>$10 per month or $100 per year<p>Daily update with news and …

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GOOGLE EXEC: Microsoft's new Chromebook-rival laptops are 'a validation of our approach'

LONDON — On Tuesday, Microsoft announced two big new products: Windows 10 S, and the Surface Laptop.<p>The former is a slimmed-down version of the Windows operating system (OS), while the latter is a light, portable computer that runs it.<p>In other words, it sounds a lot like a Chromebook — the popular …

Microsoft

Best Chromebooks in Every Size

Microsoft has announced a new stripped-down operating system, Windows 10 S, to challenge Google Chrome in the education market. But it will face …

Laptops