Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Google Chromebooks: completely new approach to a computer

Chromebooks for partners launched. This is a computer with the simplicity of a browser and nothing else! Starts in seconds. Even better than a tablet with a full keyboard and an adjustable monitor.

Dates: "Chromebooks will be available online June 15 in the U.S., U.K., France, Germany, Netherlands, Italy and Spain. More countries will follow in the coming months. In the U.S., Chromebooks will be available from Amazon and Best Buy and internationally from leading retailers."

Program: "Chromebooks for Business and Education. This service from Google includes Chromebooks and a cloud management console to remotely administer and manage users, devices, applications and policies. Also included is enterprise-level support, device warranties and replacements as well as regular hardware refreshes. Monthly subscriptions will start at $28/user for businesses and $20/user for schools."

Announcement: Official Google Blog: A new kind of computer: Chromebook

Monday, May 09, 2011

Japan looks abroad for high-tech help at Fukushima plant