Google Chrome Operating System Posts

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) and Dell sign patent agreement covering Android, Chrome OS

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Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) and Dell has signed a patent-licensing agreement to cover Android and Chrome OS devices. The deal was signed on March 26th and it is a continuation of a nearly 30-year business relationship between Microsoft and Dell to deliver world-class technologies to consumers.” 

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Acer C720 Chromebook: $249, 11.6-Inch Screen, 8.5-Hour Battery Life, 16GB SSD

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Acer has announced the new C720 Chromebook computer series today.  The C720 is available for pre-order from Amazon.com and Best Buy.  The first model in the series is the C720-800, which costs $249.99 in the U.S.
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The HP Chromebook 11 Costs $279 And Uses A Cellphone Charger

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Today Google unveiled a new laptop called the HP Chromebook 11 in New York.  The laptop is powered by a miniUSB cellphone charger.  Google product management director Caesar Sengupta said that you can have one single charger for all of your devices. 
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HP’s First Chromebook Is Selling For $329.99

Hewlett Packard has announced their first laptop that runs on the Google Chrome operating system. HP’s first Chromebook is called the Pavilion 14 Chromebook. The Pavilion 14 Chromebook has a 14-inch 1366 x 768 screen, three USB 2.0 sockets, and an SD card slot if you want to expand beyond the included 16GB of solid state storage.

The Acer C7 Chromebook Has 3.5 Hours Of Battery and Retails For $199

Google and Acer have announced the Acer C7 Chromebook.  The Chromebook will be available tomorrow on Google Play, BestBuy.com, and Best Buy stores.  The retail price will be $199.  The Acer C7 is already available on Google Play, Amazon UK, PC World, and Currys.  The Acer C7 has an 11.6-inch display, 3.5 hours of battery life, a full-size keyboard, and a clickable trackpad.  The Acer C7 boots up in 18 seconds and is 1-inch thin.  The Acer C7 has 100GB of Google Drive Cloud Storage and a 320GB hard disk drive.  It also has an HD camera, 3x USB 2.0 ports, 1 HDMI port, 1 VGA port, WiFi, and an Ethernet port.

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Google and Samsung’s $249 Chromebook Now Available For Sale

A few days ago Google and Samsung announced a new Chromebook laptop.  The lightweight Chromebook was unveiled on Thursday and will be selling for $249 and will run on the Google Chrome operating system.

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Google Announces New Series 3 Chromebox and Chromebook


Google has announced the first desktop to run on the Chrome operating system known as the Series 3 Chromebox and the Series 5 Samsung Chromebook. The two devices are now available in the U.S. and U.K. The Series 5 Chromebook starts at $449.99, but will cost $100 more if you want built-in Verizon 3G. The Series 3 Chromebox costs $329.99 and you can buy it from Amazon.com, Newegg, TigerDirect, Best Buy, or directly from Google. The devices will be available “in the coming weeks.”

Google Chrome OS Looks More Like Windows and OS X Hybrid Now


Google has updated Chrome OS and it has a massive visual upgrade that makes it look a lot more like a hybrid of Windows and OS X. Previously it look like a more advanced version of the Google Chrome browser.
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