Neowin News Feed for: Chromeos Neowin News Feed for: Chromeos en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 Google announces Android 12L for large screens devices, Developer Preview now available <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google has announced a new &quot;feature drop&quot; for Android 12, called Android 12L. This variant of the OS is optimized for large screen devices, such as tablets, foldables, and ChromeOS machines. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Thu, 28 Oct 2021 09:52:02 +0000 Acer's Chromebook lineup includes a new 17.3-inch laptop, refreshed premium offerings, more <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Acer announced a bunch of new Chromebooks, with the list headlined by the world&#039;s first 17.3-inch ChromeOS device, new premium Intel Evo certified offerings, and a few affordable options. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Abhay V) Thu, 27 May 2021 18:16:01 +0000 Google's AirDrop competitor Nearby Share could support Windows, Mac, and Chrome OS <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google may be planning to bring its file-sharing feature Nearby Share to all PCs running Windows, Linux, macOS, and Chrome OS by using Google Chrome. The feature is still under development as of now. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Rajesh Pandey) Sat, 20 Jun 2020 05:00:02 +0000 Google and Parallels partner to bring Windows desktop applications to Chrome OS <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google and Parallels have announced that the two companies will bring Windows desktop apps to ChromeOS this fall. The virtualization technology will be natively built for running apps like Office. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Abhay V) Tue, 16 Jun 2020 20:48:01 +0000 Google launches 'Works with Chromebook' program for accessory certification <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google has launched a &#039;Works with Chromebook&#039; program to certify accessories that will work without any compatibility issues with Chromebook. As of now, 13 brands have signed up for the program. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Rajesh Pandey) Wed, 18 Mar 2020 06:06:02 +0000 HP announces the Chromebook x360 14, available on October 21 for $599 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>HP&#039;s new Chromebook x360 is supposed to be the company&#039;s thinnest Chromebook convertible to date with its 7.5 mm thin bezel. The device will be available for pre-order from HP and Best Buy today. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Jay Bonggolto) Mon, 08 Oct 2018 18:34:01 +0000 Chrome apps get a new lease on life through a package that turns them into Electron apps <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google announced the controversial decision to kill Chrome apps on every platform other than ChromeOS, but your hard work might be saved with a package that turns Chrome apps into Electron apps. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Steven Johns) Sun, 28 Aug 2016 06:28:02 +0000 Google to support Chromebooks and Chromeboxes for at least five years <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1656075671chome samsung.jpg" alt="" /></div>Google announced this week it will extend its minimal support for devices that run ChromeOS, like Chromebooks and Chromeboxes, another year, giving them a total of five years of updates. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Fri, 16 May 2014 20:55:37 +0000 LG to launch all-in-one ChromeOS-powered Chromebase PC on May 26 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/12037408463.jpg" alt="" /></div>LG has announced that its all-in-one Chromebase PC, the first such product with Google&#039;s ChromeOS, will launch May 26 via several retailers in the U.S for the price of $349.99. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Tue, 06 May 2014 23:00:45 +0000 Microsoft and Motorola Solutions sign Android-Chrome OS licensing agreement <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/633863191microsoft-2014.png" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has announced it has signed Motorola Solutions to a license agreement involving their Android and Chrome OS-based devices. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Mon, 21 Apr 2014 18:09:43 +0000 Google I/O 2014 ticket registration begins; will use lottery system <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1544810472Google-IO.png" alt="" /></div>Google has started ticket registration for its 2014 I/O developer conference, which will be held in San Francisco from June 25-26. Tickets will be awarded via a lottery system. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:46:26 +0000 Google and VMware offer Chromebooks access to Windows apps <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/271282446chromebook.jpg" alt="" /></div>Google and VMWare jointly announced plans to offer owners of Chromebooks a way to remotely access Windows-based desktops via the Horizon Desktop as a Service program. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Thu, 13 Feb 2014 14:49:59 +0000 Lenovo rumored to offer Chromebooks in May - should Microsoft be concerned? <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/36117718lenovo-logo-corporate.png" alt="" /></div>Lenovo is rumored to be releasing several new laptops that run Google&#039;s Chrome OS and they could be arriving this May. If true, should Microsoft be concerned at this move? <a href="">Read more...</a> (Brad Sams) Tue, 15 Jan 2013 15:04:45 +0000 Google's Cr-48 runs OS X and Windows 7 too <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>When Google shipped out their Cr-48 netbooks to their selected fan base, they wanted to have people hack it, but probably only to a point. Hacking the machine so that it plays nicely with both... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Alan Cone) Sun, 02 Jan 2011 01:11:59 +0000