ChromeOS

With 1M Sold In The Last Quarter, Google’s Chromebooks Are A Hit With Schools

During its earnings call this week, Google announced that it -- and its partners -- sold a million Chromebooks to schools in the last quarter. Overall PC sales worldwide were about 76 million in the l

Twilio Partners With Google And LiveOps To Launch A Chrome OS-Based Call Center In A Box

Setting up a call center is a major undertaking, and by the time it is up and running, the hardware that powers most of the phone connections is already out of date. Twilio, which has long offered the

Google Launches Chromebox For Meetings, A $999 Videoconferencing System Based On ChromeOS

At a small media event in Mountain View today, Google announced the launch of Chromebox for Meetings, a $999 Core i7-based ASUS Chromebox setup with a remote, camera and microphone for conference room

The Time Has Come For Chrome In The Home

I’ve spent the last two weeks wandering around London, Paris, and Istanbul (not Constantinople.) As an experiment, I left my trusty MacBook Pro behind and brought only the $199 Chromebook on which I

Google Makes It Easier To Turn Its Chromebooks Into Public Internet Kiosks

Google always said that its Chromebooks were “for sharing,” but even though they always had a guest mode, they weren’t necessarily set up to be used as public Internet kiosks. Today,

The Chromebook Pixel: A Beautiful Premium Laptop For Those Who Live In The Cloud (But Not For Anyone Else)

The <a target="_blank" href="http://www.google.com/intl/en/chrome/devices/chromebook-pixel/">Chromebook Pixel</a> is the best Chromebook ever made. As with all Chromebooks, that may mean nothing to yo

Google Ports Quickoffice To Chrome Using Native Client, Will Get Full Editing Features In About 3 Months

At its Chromebook Pixel event yesterday, Google didn’t just launch its new premium Chromebook. It also announced that it is porting Quickoffice, the mobile productivity app that brings Microsoft

Google’s Chromebook Pixel Looks Like A Pricey Boondoggle, Or The Platypus Of The Notebook World

Google unveiled is fabled Pixel Chromebook today, and the thing does indeed have what looks to be a gorgeous, high-resolution display. It also has a touchscreen, as rumored, and the list gets more con

Google Says 2,000 Schools Now Use Chromebooks, 2x As Many As Just 3 Months Ago

Google continues its push to bring its web-centric <a target="_blank" href="http://www.google.com/intl/en/chrome/education/devices/chromebooks.html">Chromebooks</a> into schools and it looks as if the

Acer’s $199 Chromebook Now Accounts For 5-10% Of All Of Its U.S. Shipments

Acer's <a target="_blank" href="http://www.chromium.org/chromium-os">ChromeOS</a>-based <a target="_blank" href="http://www.google.com/intl/en/chrome/devices/chromebooks.html#ac-c7">Chromebooks</a>,

Google Now Lets Businesses Rent Chromebooks For $30 Per Month

Google now lets companies <a target="_blank" href="http://googleenterprise.blogspot.com/2012/09/trying-something-new-rent-chromebook.html">rent Chromebooks for $30 per month</a> and Chromeboxes for $2

Google: More Than 500 School Districts In The U.S. And Europe Now Use Chromebooks

It seems like schools are the one market where Google is having some success with its <a target="_blank" href="http://www.google.com/intl/en/chrome/devices/">Chromebook initiative</a>. Today, the comp

Google Brings ChromeOS To The Desktop, Launches Its First Chromebox

Google, together with its partner Samsung, <a href="http://googleblog.blogspot.com/2012/05/next-step-in-chrome-os-journey.html">launched</a> a <a href="http://www.google.com/intl/en/chrome/devices/chr

Google Drive Arrives In ChromeOS Developer Channel

Ever since Google <a href="https://beta.techcrunch.com/2012/04/24/google-drive-is-live/">released</a> its cloud storage service <a href="http://drive.google.com">Google Drive</a> earlier this week, th

Google’s Chrome OS Will Soon Look More Like Windows Than A Browser

It's hard to say how popular <a href="http://www.chromium.org/chromium-os">Chrome OS</a>, Google's browser-centric operating system, really is. There can be little doubt, though, that Google is quite

Samsung's "Alex" Is A ChromeOS Netbook With Atom N550

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/04/www.engadget1.jpeg" /> We've been looking for <a HREF="http://crunchgear.com/tag/ChromeOS">ChromeOS</a> to hit the shelves for a few mon

Gmail Creator Paul Buchheit: Chrome OS Will Perish Or "Merge" With Android

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/12/paultoo.png" class="shot2" /> Former Googler, FriendFeed founder and <a href="http://www.beta.techcrunch.com/2009/08/18/video-interview-with-

Next10: Tariq Krim talks up new version of Jolicloud based on HTML5

<img class="shot" title="Jolicloud" src="http://www.crunchbase.com/assets/images/resized/0003/1371/31371v3-max-250x250.jpg" alt="" width="150" height="121" />During his presentation at <a href="http:/

Google Chrome OS Is Here! Well, Kinda.

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/01/glide-215x123.png" width="215" height="123" />Later today at CES, <a href="http://www.glideos.com/">Glide</a> will be debuting its extension f

The Google Monologues

<img src="http://www.techcrunchit.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/12/harvey.jpg" alt="harvey" title="harvey" width="412" height="344" class="alignright size-full wp-image-4332" />Had a wonderful time at t
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