Microsoft drove out Linux as the platform of choice during the netbook craze , and now the Windows maker is hoping it can do the same to the latest PC upstart, the Chromebook . Back in July, Microsoft announced its intention in this regard by showing... #Hewlett-Packard#Toshiba#Microsoft Corporation
For years — years! — we’ve been waiting for the $200 laptop. Sure, laptops dip down to the $200 during super sales like Black Friday. And snagging a $179 Chromebook — Chromebooks are laptops too, you know — is now a relatively easy feat to achieve. R... #Hewlett-Packard#Toshiba#Microsoft Corporation
Acer began building the Chromebook nearly six years ago before anyone thought the fast Google-designed laptops would fly. The two formed a relationship: Google provided the software, particularly the Chrome operating system. Acer found the hardware, ... #Intel#Samsung#Google Inc.