Acer announced new Swift and Spin laptops, ConceptD PCs, Chromebook, and more at a spring consumer launch event today.
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AMD this week launched a series of Chromebook-specific processors and hardware makers like Acer and HP are on board with new devices.
Those of us who have been around awhile always recoil a bit when confronted by how the personal computing industry has changed.
Is the great COVID PC sales boom finally winding down? Hardware makers sold 79.2 million PCs in Q1 2022, down 6 percent YOY.
Samsung has announced its latest convertible Chromebook, the Galaxy Chromebook 2 360, which starts at just $430.
I’ve been thinking a lot about Windows alternatives lately. And so have you, based on the questions and comments I receive.
The alpha version of Steam for Chromebooks that Google announced last week is now available on the Chrome OS Dev Channel, and it supports Windows games via the Proton compatibility layer.
We’ve known for quite some time that Google had been working with Valve to bring Steam on Chrome OS, and an alpha version was announced yesterday at the Google for Games Developer Summit.
With MWC inexplicably underway in Barcelona, Lenovo is announcing an incredible range of new PCs, Chromebooks, and other devices.
The market researchers at IDC say that Chromebooks saw growth in 2021, while sales fell off a cliff in the fourth quarter because of the component crisis.
Acer this morning announced four new durable and modern Chromebooks for students and education customers.
PC makers sold 344.3 million PCs in 2021, a gain of 16 percent over the previous year, marking the third consecutive year of growth.
The ITC ruled today that Google cannot import phones, laptops, or speakers into the United States because they violate five Sonos patents.
It’s not just Windows: Google is also working to improve how Android integrates with Chromebooks and other devices.
In a developer-focused post, Google claims that Android app usage is up dramatically on Chromebooks and other Chrome OS devices.
The HP Chromebook x2 11 is an 11-inch Chrome OS tablet PC that offers an interesting blend of entertainment and productivity.
If you have a Linux-capable Chromebook, you can now install Microsoft Edge for Linux and see what an Edgebook would be like.
Based on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 7c, the HP Chromebook x2 11 is an 11-inch detachable tablet for students and other consumers.
There’s no IFA this year, but Lenovo is hosting its own Tech World 2021 virtual event and it has some exciting new hardware to announce.
With Google set to release the first Pixel handsets with its own in-house microprocessors, this won’t come as much of a surprise.
Microsoft will prevent Chromebook users from using the Office apps for Android, and it will push the web experiences instead.
In yet another sign of the versatility of Chrome OS, HP today announced a Chromebook tablet PC and an All-in-One (AIO) Chromebase.
Google has released Chrome OS 92, which supports eSIMs, bundles Google Meet, and offers other usability improvements.
The market researchers at Canalys reported this week that Chromebook sales grew an astonishing 75 percent in Q2 2021.
And not just any Chromebooks, but premium, business-class Chromebooks that speak volumes about how far this platform has come in recent years.
As expected, PC sales growth is slowing dramatically as the global pandemic winds down, with PC makers selling 77.6 million units in Q2 2021.
Opera is offering up an odd proposition: Sure, use a Chromebook. But use Opera instead of Chrome. The Android version of Opera.