The most important thing to check before buying a Chromebook

When it comes to upgrades, Chrome OS and Android couldn’t be more different. Since Chrome OS can’t be customized by device-makers in the way that Android can, y’see, Google’s able to control Chromebook updates completely on its own — and that means pipin’ hot software can roll out to all …

Google’s officially done making its own tablets

Here’s an interesting little nugget of info to chew on: Google’s decided to step away from its self-made tablets and focus instead on the laptop form. To be clear, Google hadn’t actually announced any tablet-specific products this year; the last such item that made its way to the market was …

4 fancy new Chrome OS features to watch for this summer

If there’s one problem with Chrome OS upgrades, it’s that they happen so frequently and with such little fanfare that they often slip by completely unnoticed. And that means your Chromebook or Chromebox might get some valuable new capability that you never even realize is there. Chrome OS upgrades, for …

Get ready for some serious Google operating system confusion

Google’s approach to operating systems has long befuddled the tech-observing masses. For years, the confusion revolved around the existence of both Android and Chrome OS — two operating systems that struck some folks as being overly similar and without their own distinctive purposes. Google, as we all know, had a …

Fin de ‘Project Campfire’ pour un dual boot Windows sur Chromebooks

  Le “Projet Campfire” de Google – un projet visant à permettre l’exécution native d’applications de bureau Windows et Linux sur Chromebook- est abandonné avant même son lancement. Comme indiqué sur AboutChromebooks.com le 15 mai, le retrait de code de “AltOS” (le nom plus officiel de Campfire) suggère fortement que …

Tous les nouveaux Chromebook seront parés pour Linux

Profitant de sa conférence annuelle Google I/O, la firme californienne a annoncé que tous les nouveaux Chromebooks commercialisés à partir de cette année seraient “Linux-ready” par défaut. Une évolution qui concerne aussi bien les Chromebook à puces Arm qu’Intel. Il était déjà possible d’exécuter Linux sur certains Chromebook depuis l’année …

The curiously missing piece in Google’s Chromebook puzzle

2019 has already shown itself to be the year of funky phones with Android — foldable phones, sliding phones, and even phones with hidden screens on their backs (for some reason). For all the wild experimentation in the phone arena, though, there’s one area where we aren’t seeing enough willingness …

HP Chromebook 15 2019 arrives with a large, touchscreen display

Chromebooks are still a thing but we haven’t featured anything new lately. The last related information we shared was that Instant Tethering feature for Chromebooks becoming available. That after the announcement of the ASUS Chromebook Education Series products back in January. This time, we’re sharing with you the new HP …