Android app support comes to Chrome OS
On Thursday, Google announced that its Play Store will now be integrated into Chrome OS, giving all of Google’s Chromebook users instant access to the entire catalog of 1.5 million Android apps. This is a strategic horizontal decision that could potentially give much more value to the company’s cloud-centered OS for students, developers, low-income users and anyone interested in a lightweight, affordable computing option.
Computer for $85
The Google Asus Chromebit computer stick is officially in the shops with an $85 price tag.
Calls it Cloudbook
It took Microsoft some time to come up with a strategy against Chromebooks, and now it seems the first of the new Cloudbook notebooks will be available in middle of August.
Part of business-oriented ThinkCenter Tiny family
Lenovo has unveiled the newest member of its business-oriented ThinkCenter Tiny desktop family, the ThinkCenter Chromebox.
Turns any HDMI screen into a Chrome machine
Google announced a few Chromebook and Chrome OS updates yesterday, but the one that really caught our eye is the Asus Chromebit.
Freon graphics stack gets an airing
Chrome OS 41 has been been updated to Google's new "Freon" graphics stack and removes X11 dependencies from Google's world.
Starting at US $249.99 and coming in June
1080p screen, Haswell Celeron
11.6-incher with Chrome OS
It is all about touch