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5 lessons from a Chromebook deployment

Subsidized management and apps plus supersimple administration let schools manage fleets of devices and users at a low cost

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Android chief squashes rumors of Android merging with Chrome OS

Google SVP Hiroshi Lockheimer says the two platforms will 'cross-pollinate,' but doesn't see them coming together

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22% off ASUS Chromebook C202 11.6" Rugged Water Resistant Design, 180 Degree Hinge - Deal Alert

ASUS Chromebook C202 features a 180-degree hinge, spill-resistant keyboards, and reinforced rubber wrapped frames that meet the daily rigors and intense usage at home or by students both inside and outside of the classroom.

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First look: Android on Chrome OS is a poor fit

Even for a beta, the merger of Google's two operating systems is a disappointment that begs the question: Why bother?

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Save Big on Select Chromebooks Through 9/26 Only on Amazon - Deal Alert

Many popular Chromebook models are discounted on Amazon, through 9/26 only.

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New Google API cryptographically secures Chromebooks

The Verified Access API uses the Trusted Platform Module to cryptographically identify and assess the security posture of Chrome OS devices

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24% off Acer Chromebook 15 CB5-571-C1DZ (15.6-Inch Full HD IPS, 4GB RAM, 16GB SSD) - Deal Alert

The Acer Chromebook 15 has 15.6-inch HD display and features the Intel processor based on Broadwell micro-architecture and it uses the dual-band 802.11ac wireless technology. It all adds up to the right mix of features to make you...

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With Android apps coming, Google preps Chrome OS storage manager

The current methods for managing local storage on a Chromebook suck; Google is fixing that

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Here's what Android apps will be like on Chromebooks

Watch this video to see Android apps in action on Chrome OS

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Invasion of the tabtops: The new hybrid tablets reviewed

The Surface Pro, iPad Pro, Pixel-C, and Galaxy TabPro S all seek to merge the tablet and the laptop, with mixed success

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Skeptics question Android on Chromebooks

Google's move to let Android apps run in Chrome OS doesn't change the game, analysts assert

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Why are Chromebooks outselling Macs?

Also in today's open source roundup: Will Chromebooks and Android apps kill Windows PCs? And DistroWatch reviews the Clonezilla Live utility

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Google is bringing Android apps to Chromebooks

Users will be able to download apps from the Google Play Store this fall

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Why I'm holding off on Windows 10

Last-minute shopping? While Windows 10 crushes Windows 8/8.1, Windows 7 users should think twice before jumping on the 10 train just yet

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8 facts that explain Google's complex situation with Chrome OS

Putting Android and Chrome OS into perspective shows why these Linux derivatives will both come together and remain separate

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Senior exec says Alphabet remains 'committed' to Chrome OS

But if rumors about combining Android and Chrome turn out to be true, Alphabet may want to focus developers on a single OS for greater efficiencies

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8 free apps that pump up Google Drive

Google Drive can do much more than you realize. Ready to unlock its productivity potential?

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6 productivity tips for Chromebook power users

These smart features make working on a Chromebook snappier and seamless

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