Chromebooks - Page 3
Acer recently unveiled a host of new and refreshed notebooks, two gaming machines, a larger Chromebook and a new Switch Alpha 12 notebook, which is an intriguing 2-in-1 convertible that features liquid-cooling and runs on the Windows 10 operating system. Joining the Switch Alpha 12 is the Aspire...
Over the past couple of years, Google has been focusing its Chrome OS sales pitch on the enterprise and education markets, arguing that its platform is a desirable option for companies that want to save some cash and keep customers working in the Google ecosystem. Seeing that Google has considerable...
The machines, as well as a new gaming desktop, a new gaming notebook and more, were unveiled at a global Acer event in New York City.
Microsoft's latest OS and new "Skylake" chips from Intel won't stem the decline of PC sales until later this year, IDC and Gartner analysts say.
The machine features Acer's largest-ever 14-inch Chromebook screen and estimated battery life of up to 14 hours with a standard HD display.
As desktop PC sales continue to fade, steady sales of laptops and portables appear to debunk the idea that PCs are dead, the report finds.
With a major breach at toy maker VTech and privacy advocates criticizing Mattel and Google, 2015 put a spotlight on the growing threats to children's privacy.
The Electronic Frontier Foundation filed a complaint with the FTC accusing Google of deceptively collecting data on school children. Google denies EFF's claims.
A Google executives says the company will continue to support the cloud operating system, strongly denying published reports that it will fold Chrome OS into Android
The demise of Chrome OS will happen by 2017 as Google merges it into Android to unify its operating system base for mobile devices.