As we anticipated, ASUS has launched a new Chromebook lineup just days before CES 2019 in Las Vegas. While there isn’t a true flagship in the mix, the rumored Chrome OS tablet from ASUS is and it joins three new Gemini Lake Chromebooks (the first to market) to round off their latest educational offerings
While Allo and Duo launched at the same time about two and a half years ago, Duo has managed to actually carve out a space in the video chat space and not go the way of the dodo like Allo has. Quietly, Duo has managed to amass over 100 million downloads as of this past […]
It is pretty easy to get lost in all this Chrome OS news on a daily basis and forget the large number of users who may be sitting in front of a Chromebook for the very first time today. After a few years of researching, reviewing and writing about Chromebooks, it becomes very tempting to […]
Acer’s crowned successor to the fan-favorite Chromebook 14 is finally beginning to find its way to supply chains and in turn, online retailers. The “top-of-the-line” Pentium N4200 model is still absent from the retail landscape but those interested in the lesser variants can now snag either one from directly from Amazon. Your personal use-case will […]
There is no shortage of premium Chromebook choices at the moment. With most of the big hitters offering up their own takes on flagship Kaby Lake devices, only two names are absent from the list. ASUS and Samsung have both continued to launch new Chromebooks over the past year but neither has released a true […]
So, you or someone you know got a new Chromebook for Christmas. Awesome! For many of you, like us, your shiny, new toy is simply another addition to a growing armada of Chrome devices. Likely, you don’t need any help setting it up and you frequent sites like our just to keep up on the […]
A little over two months ago, XDA discovered a new Chrome device in the works that some suspected could be another Kaby Lake-powered Chromebox or perhaps even a new Chromebit if you can stretch your imagination that far. The platform, codenamed ‘Kalista’, has since been given the new device name ‘Karma’ and now we know […]
Chrome OS tablets are still a pretty new thing here at the end of 2018. After all, we didn’t see the first true Chrome OS tablet until the Acer Chromebook Tab 10 hit the scene in the early parts of summer. Six months is hardly enough time for a new form factor to fully emerge […]
Christmas is nearly upon us and Acer has dropped a last-minute surprise under the tree that’s worth getting excited about. We all know the pain that our friends across the pond suffer when it comes to availability of Chrome devices.
Pen support has been a normality in Chrome OS since the early days of Chrome Unboxed. The device that pioneered the entire effort was one we tracked from the earliest stages: the Samsung Chromebook Plus. I remember stumbling upon pen support for what was known as ‘Kevin’ at the time and being so excited to […]
Best Buy has offered up some serious Chromebook savings over the past couple of weeks and is even tossing in a free Google Home Mini with select devices. One of the most impressive machines of 2018, the HP Chromebook X360 14, has seen its price reduced to an insane $449 multiple times from Best Buy […]
One of the benefits of being a Chromebook user is the schedule of regular updates your device will always receive quietly and in the background. For all the things many people think Chromebooks lack, they can’t argue with the fantastic update experience Chrome OS offers its users.