Google is again offering 3 months of free Disney+ if you buy a Chromebook
You can avail the free 3-months Disney+ subscription benefit only if you are a new subscriber, and not an existing customer.
Android alternatives to the iPhone SE in India, Prakhar Khanna, ParkyPRakhar
Pocketnow Daily: New iPhone SE: Apple STEALS OnePlus’ Thunder?! (video)
On today’s Pocketnow Daily, we talk about the launch of the iPhone SE, Google’s intention to create its own chips and more
Google is designing its own chip for Pixel phones and Chromebooks: Report
Google’s custom ARM-based chip for the Pixel phones might be ready next year, but will reportedly take much longer before it comes to Chromebooks.
Chrome OS now selectively installs web apps over Android apps
Chromebooks are good for web-based work and the availability of Android apps…
Expect more squircles on the Google Play Store
It’s an odd aesthetic choice that Google has chosen to adopt for its apps store for Android and Chrome OS, but it’ll stick to it from June 24.
Don’t wait for a better Pixel Slate – Google pulls throttle on laptops and tablets
The company actually supposedly had a whole bunch of tablet and laptop projects down the pipeline when the staffing cuts took place.
Two new HP Chromebooks for education are coming in April
HP has two new Chromebooks coming out just in time for school districts to pick out new equipment for their students. You can get one of them, too, in April.
The Pixel Slate is a Chromebook with Portrait Mode on it
Whereas the Pixelbook was more chic for professionals, Google has decided to bring in a wider range of consumers for a new and improved Chrome OS.
Chromebooks with fingerprint sensors are just a matter of time
We may soon get fingerprint sensors and facial recognition in the future Chromebooks, maybe even as soon as the new Pixelbooks arrive
BlackBerry lites up, Lenovo snaps up a new dragon | IFA 2018 Daily: Day -1 and 0
Laptops from Acer, ASUS and Lenovo and a quintet of phones from the well-meaning to the overachieving. You know it’s a trade show out there.
Lenovo at IFA 2018: ThinkPad X1 Extreme, Yoga Book C930 and Yoga Chromebooks
IFA 2018 has pulled out a trainload of computers from many manufacturers, but Lenovo’s got its own spin and twist that only Yoga can provide.
Acer Swift 7 will be lightest notebook, but Swift 5 currently is
The Taiwanese tech company’s IFA press conference brought in a mad dash of laptops from Windows to Chrome OS and a mixed reality headset.
A few of our favorite Amazon Prime Day deals previewed
If you’re checking this out on Monday morning, there are a couple of deals to look out for from the start of Prime Day and a bunch of giveaways, too.
Best Buy clearing stock of 256GB Pixelbook at $479 off
That’s $719. If you’re a student, it can cost less than $650. But you’re going to have to do some research, march into a store and call for a price check.
Acer unveils four new Chromebooks, including high-end options for business users
After bringing the world the first Chrome OS tablet not that long ago, Acer goes back to expanding its already rich Chromeboook laptop portfolio with new 13 and 15-inch configuration.
US vs. ZTE: a fight for survival | #PNWeekly 301
The US government has blocked ZTE from sourcing anything from American companies while Apple’s CEO says Macs and iPads on their own are the best at what they do. All on our show this week!
“Atlas” pegged by Redditor as a 4K Chromebook
Well, it’s a Chromebook in name so far, since it’s at least running Chrome OS for certain. It’s also said to be running on the same logics as the Pixelbook.
Hated one way or another: Notches & Co. | #PNWeekly 298
On this week’s show: Huawei, Xiaomi, Apple and Acer have new hardware, Facebook has newly-revealed problems around the same old concerns and notches, people, notches, what more do you want?
Microsoft confirms Windows 10 S to become “mode” from 2019
Windows 10 S has never been truly recognized by market metrics. Perhaps it never need be thanks to a shift in strategy for the OS targeting Chromebook users.
Lenovo 500e and 300e Chromebooks are now available with advanced Touch and Pen features
Technically unveiled a little while ago, the Chrome OS-powered Lenovo 500e, 300e and 100e are brought back into the limelight at MWC 2018 for their commercial releases.
Split screen apps now in canary stage of Chrome OS
This feature isn’t going to be on a stable build of Chrome OS for a good bit, but adventurous Chromebook owners can try it out right now.
No breaks for Huawei or HTC | #PNWeekly 292
One of these companies has been taken to the wringer by the US government and itself. The other loses an executive, a sad yearly tradition. We discuss both on our show!
Dell Chromebook 5000 Series combines versatility with durability and decent power
Priced at $289 and up, the all new Dell Chromebook 5000 Series includes convertible and World Facing Camera options, as well as USB Type-C and pen support.
Lenovo details a bunch of new education-focused Windows laptops and Chromebooks
Lenovo is taking classrooms seriously, preparing the January, February and March rollouts of quite a few new affordable laptops running your choice of Windows 10 or Chrome OS.
Acer unveils two refreshed Chromebook lines for schools and everyday laptop users
The stylish new Acer Chromebook Spin 11 is “designed for families and students”, and the Chromebook 11 C732 Series targets both education and “commercial customers.”