CNET editors choose and review the best thin and light laptops, notebooks, and ultrabooks.
The Acer Chromebook C720P manages to get better at all the key things, adding up to a little laptop alternative that's better than any budget Chromebook we've seen before.
Samsung's new 13-inch Chromebook 2 adds a 1080p display.
Chromebooks were the only laptop category that stood out at CES as legitimately new. And Dell, Toshiba, and Lenovo are now serious about the category.
HP chief Meg Whitman says the the breadth of market acceptance of Chromebooks is encouraging.
From less than $200 to more than $1,200; which Chromebook is right for you?
Microsoft might want you to think it's a forward-thinking company. But it's acting toward Google as if it's a cheating ex-spouse
Intel is touting a future system-on-a-chip for low-cost PCs and tablets and a 64-bit kernel for Android 4.4.
Chromebooks are finding a home in the education market. But as makers expand their lineups, the devices are expected to gain more processing power.
Laptops based on Google's Chrome OS will reportedly multiply in 2014. They're cheap and schools have a growing affinity for them.
Google Chrome OS-based laptops accounted for 21 percent of all notebook sales through commercial channels, according to NPD Group. That's not good news for Windows PCs.