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Three months with a Chromebook

July 28th, 2015
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Can I survive 3 months using only a Chromebook as my main computing device (besides my phone)?…we settled on the Toshiba Chromebook 2 which was retailing @ $279 USD.

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Chrome OS gets stick-ee

April 3rd, 2015
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Google announced an Asus “Chromebit” HDMI stick running Chrome OS, plus four new low-cost Chromebooks, and opened its Android-to-Chrome OS app porting tech.

Google took the Linux and Chrome browser based Chrome OS a step closer to a potential convergence with Android as it announced the first embedded form-factor Chrome OS computer, as well as the most affordable touchscreen Chromebook yet.

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Google’s Chrome OS partially hacked

March 19th, 2013
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As computer security guru Bruce Schneier likes to say, “Security is a process, not a product.” He was proven right again when Google announced that, while its Linux-based Chrome OS hadn’t been cracked in its Pwnium Chrome OS contest, one hacker was successful in creating an unreliable exploit.

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