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News on the latest Chromebooks and other Chrome OS devices.

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New Benchmarks Show Acer C740 Is The Chromebook To Beat

Benchmarks on the new Acer C740 Chromebook suggests it may be the best performing budget consumer Chromebook on the market.

5 March 2015

15-inch Acer Chromebook Hits Amazon UK for £249

The 15.6-inch Acer Chromebook is available to pre-order in the UK from Amazon.

4 March 2015

MediaTek’s New Helio X10 Chip Already Supports Chrome OS

Taiwanese processor company MediaTek has said it wants its chips to power future Chromebook, news sure to surprise no one who follows Chromebook developments closely.

3 March 2015

Archos Chromebook Coming To France Education

Archos, best known for making cheap (and rather decent) Android electronics, is to launch its first Chromebook later this year.

25 February 2015

Is This The Google Chromebook Pixel 2?

A photo uploaded to the Chromium Issue Tracker could offer our first glimpse at the long rumoured Chromebook Pixel 2.

11 February 2015

Acer Chromebook 15 Video Spot Avoids Mentioning IPS

Acer has updated its Canadian website with a landing page for the Acer Chromebook 15, the world's first 15.6-inch Chromebook.

3 February 2015

Powerful Lab Camera App Coming to CTL Education Chromebook

Schools using the CTL Education Chromebook will soon be able to use a powerful free lab app to help make science lessons more engaging.

1 February 2015

Logitech Accessories Now Work with Chromebooks

Your favourite Logitech Unifying computer accessory may now work with your Chromebook, thanks to the launch of a new app.

30 January 2015

The Only Toshiba Chromebook 2 Review You Need To Read

Amazon reviews of Chromebooks are always an amazing read, but often for the wrong reasons.

26 January 2015
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Acer’s New Education Chromebooks Made Official, Start from $259

Acer has announced two new Chromebooks for education, including the 11-inch C740 and 15-inch C910 with optional Intel Core i3 processor and IPS display.

21 January 2015

Toshiba Chromebook 2 Hits UK Priced from £220

The popular 13.3-inch Toshiba Chromebook 2 is now available to order on Amazon in the UK from £220.

20 January 2015

Code References for Three New Broadwell Chrome Devices Surface

A trio of Chrome 'boards' using Intel's power-efficient Broadwell processors have been added to the Chromium OS repository, suggest new devices are coming.

9 January 2015