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Linux apps will now run better on low-memory Chromebooks

Earlier this year, Linux apps on Chrome launched on the Pixelbook, a speedy Chromebook with 8GB RAM. Since then, dozens of devices have received support from low-end to high-end, and even ARM Chromebooks too. A recent Chromium commit introduces better resource management for Linux apps on Chrome OS by dynamically managing RAM - great news...

Upgraded Samsung Chromebook Plus V2 with LTE and more powerful CPU coming

A recent change in Coreboot repository suggests that Samsung is joining the race to release an always-connected Chromebook. The commit shows the introduction of a new SKU of Nautilus (the codename for the Samsung Chromebook Plus V2). This variant has configuration changes that specifically mention LTE support.To add a bit of context - LTE-enabled Chromebooks petered...

Here’s a list of Chromebooks with Linux app support

Linux apps on Chrome OS made their debut on the Google Pixelbook at Google I/O this year. Since then, support has come quietly to more Chromebooks, new and old. Here's a list of all the Chromebooks that support the functionality.Linux apps on Chrome OS This is a new feature that allows users to start up Linux...

The Samsung Chromebook Plus V2 has an upgraded Intel chip for $499

It has been almost a year and a half since Samsung announced the Samsung Chromebook Pro and Chromebook Plus. The Chromebook Pro gets most of the attention since it has more impressive specs, but the Chromebook Plus is still a great device. In fact, it was the second Chromebook to get Linux apps. Samsung has...

Samsung Chromebook Plus now supports Linux apps in Dev channel

There has been a lot of exciting stuff happening in the world of Chrome OS, but the most exciting development might be Linux apps. Chrome OS started as a simple web-based "OS," but the addition of the Play Store, and now Linux apps, has made it a respectable operating system (no air quotes required). The Samsung...

Chrome OS 63 Brings Fixes for Meltdown and Spectre on the Pixelbook & Samsung Chromebook Pro/Plus

With the recent controversy surrounding the newly revealed Spectre vulnerability, there has been a lot of panic in the air due to uncertainty about the devices which are affected and the ramifications of fixing the issue. On Android, you're protected if you're on the January 5th security patch, as Google has been quick to push...

Google is Giving Pixelbook and Chromebook Plus Owners Free Netflix

Google's Chromebook lineup made waves by offering a great computing experience at an affordable price. Lately, though, there's been a trend toward high-end Chromecooks with sky-high price tags, which are a bit harder for most folks swallow. To help better position the new breed of Chromebooks against the premium Windows and Mac market, Google's throwing in...

Samsung Introduces the Chromebook Plus and Chromebook Pro, Designed for Google Play

At Google I/O 2016, the company announced that Google Play support would be officially extended to several Chrome OS devices. This move vastly extended the capabilities of Chrome OS machines, whose application availability was sorely lacking at the time. Now, Chrome OS has access to thousands of quality apps and games that already have established their...