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The Google Play Store is going live on the Asus Chromebook Flip

It's the first in a long list of Chromebooks scheduled to get access to Google Play's catalogue of over one million apps.

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We asked developers what they think about Android apps on Chrome OS

While bringing the Play Store to Chromebooks presents a lot of opportunity, in some ways it means heading back to the drawing board.

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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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Chromebooks beat Mac notebooks 1.4 to 1 in U.S.

Chromebooks have sold primarily to educational organizations, particularly K-12 schools, because of their low price and easy manageability.


Google promotes accessibility with new features for Android, Chrome OS, and Google Docs

One of those new features lets you control an Android device with just your voice.

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All-metal and $299, Acer's Chromebook 14 targets IT pros

Acer this week announced a new Chromebook that shows just how much better these machines are getting.


The best laptops of 2016: Budget PCs, 2-in-1s, Ultrabooks and more

Our top picks show off the best tech advances in portable PCs, from new CPUs and GPUs to new materials and of course, Windows 10.

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Is the new 15.6-inch Acer the best Chromebook value ever?

Chromebook fans in search of the holy grail may have just found it: A machine with a 15.6-inch screen, long battery life, and costing only $200. But is Acer's new Chromebook 15 CB3-531 all it's cracked up to be? I've got the answer...

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Which is better, the new Chromebook Pixel or the new MacBook?

The new Chromebook Pixel and the new MacBook were announced within a few days of one another, which raises the question, which of the new laptops is better? I’ve got specs and details.

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Chromebooks grow up: Acer rolls out a 15.6-inch killer machine

It's official: Chromebooks have entered the business world with the release of the first 15.6-inch Chromebook. Acer's just-announced machine also has a surprisingly low price. I've got specs and details.

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The best Chromebook of 2014

Plenty of very good Chromebooks were released in 2014 -- but one stands out above the others. I've got the lowdown on which is the best.

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You have $200 to spend. Should you buy a Chromebook or a Windows laptop?

Prices of some Windows laptops have plummeted to $200, right in the inexpensive Chromebook range. At that price would you be better off buying a Windows machine or a Chromebook? I've got advice for you.

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The 5 best Chromebooks for you

Looking to buy a Chromebook right now? Here are the best Chromebooks and the best deals you can get.

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