10 reasons to take a Chromebook on the road

When it comes to computing on the go, Chromebooks have a lot to offer

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If you're trying to decide which device to buy for your next trip because your current laptop is too old, too slow, too heavy and just plain too embarrassing; or, conversely, too new and too expensive to risk a mishap on the road, consider a Chromebook.

Here are 10 reasons why.

1. It works even without an Internet connection

Yes, a Chromebook is basically just the Chrome browser with the minimum possible hardware and operating system wrapped around it, and normally a browser is pretty useless without the Web. But if you're using Google Drive, then your Google documents and applications are still available offline.

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