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Acer Chromebook C720P

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.

By Feb. 13, 2014

3.5 stars Editor's rating Feb. 13, 2014
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A pair of new Chromebooks from Samsung

Samsung's new 13-inch Chromebook 2 adds a 1080p display.

By Mar. 3, 2014

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Chromebooks find a cozy corner at CES

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.

By Jan. 11, 2014

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Chromebooks 'have surprised us,' says HP CEO

HP chief Meg Whitman says the the breadth of market acceptance of Chromebooks is encouraging.

By Mar. 4, 2014

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Chromebooks compared: New and upcoming Chrome OS laptops

From less than $200 to more than $1,200; which Chromebook is right for you?

By Mar. 3, 2014

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Microsoft gets mom to get nasty about Chromebooks

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

By Feb. 3, 2014

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Acer C710-2457 Chromebook

If you want one of the least expensive Web-browsing devices that feels like a laptop but is really a Chromebook, the Acer C7 is fine. But its limitations match its price.

By Aug. 9, 2013

2.5 stars Editor's rating Aug. 9, 2013
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Intel outs 64-bit KitKat Android, 'Braswell' chip for Chromebooks

Intel is touting a future system-on-a-chip for low-cost PCs and tablets and a 64-bit kernel for Android 4.4.

By Apr. 2, 2014

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Chromebooks on a tear? Fear not: More horsepower coming

Chromebooks are finding a home in the education market. But as makers expand their lineups, the devices are expected to gain more processing power.

By Jan. 8, 2014

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As Chromebooks catch on, 2014 promises more models

Laptops based on Google's Chrome OS will reportedly multiply in 2014. They're cheap and schools have a growing affinity for them.

By Jan. 2, 2014