Dell releases cheap as chips Chromebook
Published in Notebooks
Friday, 14 August 2015 12:06

Dell releases cheap as chips Chromebook


At last one which is affordable

Dell has released a Chromebook which is actually affordable and could end up in the paws of schoolkids or businesses.

MediaTek powered Chromebook after Christmas
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 15 July 2015 09:47

MediaTek powered Chromebook after Christmas


A72 MT8173 2.0GHz with USB Type-C

MediaTek plans to start shipping its MT8173 tablets before the end of this month but it has also shared some plans to start shipping its first Chromebooks. 

Chromebooks sell like hotcakes
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 22 May 2015 11:03

Chromebooks sell like hotcakes


Hotcake makers unavailable for comment

Market research firm Gartner has estimated 7.3 million Chromebooks would be sold this year, thanks mostly to the education industry realising that kids need keyboards rather than touchscreen tablets.

Acer wants to be the last of the PC companies
Published in Notebooks


Vying for title of dodo of the 21st century

Acer is aiming to be one the of the last surviving PC makers in the world, its boss appropriately told hacks at new World Trade Centre in lower Manhattan.

Google announces sub $250 chromebooks
Published in Notebooks
Wednesday, 01 April 2015 11:05

Google announces sub $250 chromebooks


There is no place like Chrome

Search engine outfit Google has announced a range of chromebooks which will be priced under $250

AMD not too interested in Chromebooks
Published in Processors
Thursday, 26 February 2015 08:21

AMD not too interested in Chromebooks


CTO questions financial viability

AMD is not keen to enter the Chromebook space, at least not until prices and features match its APUs better.

Braswell 14nm Atom graphics supports DirectX 12
Published in Notebooks


4K times 2K resolution too

Braswell 14nm Atom is coming to notebooks / netbooks in Q3 2015, with a new iGPU in tow. 

Chromebooks with Skylake coming in Q4 2015
Published in Notebooks
Monday, 16 February 2015 12:37

Chromebooks with Skylake coming in Q4 2015


Skylake Core M gets chromed

Intel is pushing Broadwell-U based notebooks in Q1 2015, and we have seen that there will be a Broadwell-based Chromebook platform in all market segments. 

Wednesday, 03 December 2014 11:09

Chromebooks kick Apple out of key market



Kids, who can trust them eh?

Tuesday, 12 August 2014 13:23

Gartner has another death of the PC moment



This time they will be killed by Chromebooks