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Chromebooks get offline playback for Google Play Movies & TV

Users can now download movies and TV shows through Google's Chrome Web Store app.

Google writes a poem to herald Chromebooks in 9 new countries

The laptops are coming to New Zealand, Mexico and other countries, Google said Monday.

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Chrome OS adds folders for better app management

Chrome OS received some new features on Tuesday including app folders, in-browser hotword detection, and the return of the minimize button.

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Google hints at remote wipe, lock and locate features for Chromebooks

There'd be nothing much to wipe from a browser-based operating system, but that's the point.

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Chromebooks looking to replace PCs by going offline

Google says more offline applications are being added to Chromebooks so more can be done when Wi-Fi isn't available.

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Intel wants inside every Chromebook, partners announce slew of new models

Manufacturers announced a slew of Chromebooks on Tuesday, all powered by the Intel Bay Trail-M processor. Chromebooks will also use Intel's Core i3 chip.

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Lenovo announces N20p Chromebook with touchscreen and 300-degree hinge

Adding two premium features rarely seen in Chromebooks, the N20p is the most interesting 11-inch Chrome machine we've seen yet.

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Microsoft takes fight to Google’s home turf with Office Online Apps

Putting its productivity apps in the Chrome Web Store is Microsoft's latest move to make Office the suite for all platforms.

Intel plans new 'Braswell' chip for PCs, over 20 Chromebooks

The Braswell chip is targeted at entry-level products like desktops and notebooks.

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"A disruptive force": 2.1 million Chromebooks shipped in 2013, says ABI Research

It's not a huge number, but enough to keep PC makers interested.