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.
Could a new, dirt cheap ARM-powered Chromebook be in development? Based on a recent code drop to Chromium by MediaTek, it could well be.
acer chromebookWith a 13.3-inch screen and svelte white form factor, you could be forgiven for thinking that the device shown above is just another run of the mill Chromebook. However, you'd be mistaken.
It might look like a cheap imitation of Apple's MacBook Air but the device above is in fact a new ARM-based Chromebook from ARM processor makers Rockchip.
Might an all new ARM based Chrome OS device be in the offing? Based on a recent commit made to the Chromium source code, yes.
Samsung's Series 3 Chromebook - aka 'The ARM One' - is rumoured to be getting a refresh later this spring, if recent commits to the Chromium code-base are any indication...
Support for streaming content from on-demand video service Netflix has officially arrived on the Samsung Chromebook today.
Are you a Samsung Chromebook (aka 'The ARM one') owner? Good news: you are one step closer to finally being able to use Netflix.