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The iPad Education Revolution Stalls Out

Yesterday, the Los Angeles Times reported that its sprawling hometown’s school system, the second largest in the US, would be withdrawing from last year’s ambitious promise to supply all 640,000 students with an iPad. Good. The Los Angeles United School District just dodged a $US1 billion, tablet-shaped bullet.


HP's Stream 14 Is A $US200 Windows-Powered Chromebook Competitor

In order to combat the continued sales growth of ultra-cheap Chromebooks, Microsoft and PC manufacturers are offering Windows machines at comparable $US200 prices. We knew this was coming, but now a leak of the upcoming HP Stream 14 gives us our first look at what these laptops will actually be.


HP's ChromeBook, Slatebook, ChromeBox Coming To Australia

The new Slatebook Android laptop, a revamped Chromebook and a ChromeOS desktop computer are HP’s new secret weapons in the PC wars. They’re all coming to Australia, too, and thankfully they’re just as cheap as we’d hoped.


HP's SlateBook PC Is A Laptop Running Android

A sleek and colourful design, Beats Audio speakers, a 14-inch touchscreen, plenty of input and output ports — all nice specs to see in a laptop. This particular PC, though, distinguishes itself by running Android rather than Windows; HP’s new SlateBook PC is banking on Google’s operating system to drive down prices.


Chromebooks Come In Faux-Leather Now

You know how the Galaxy Note 3 has faux-leather backing ? And also a few of Samsung’s PRO tablets ? It doesn’t end there. The Chromebook 2 is your first pleather Chromebook. That doesn’t make it a premium product, no. But it’s kind of a nice touch!


What's Your Favourite Chrome OS Peripheral?

Sometimes the integrated inputs on your Chromebook just simply aren’t good enough (looking at you, Chromebook 11 trackpad). But the OS is still new enough that not many major manufacturers directly support it. Sure, Chrome OS is supposed to be plug-and-play compatible with any USB HID peripheral, but this nest of un-pairable wireless mice on my desk suggest otherwise.


6 Tips To Make Yourself A Chromebook Master

Chromebooks may be budget-priced, but that doesn’t mean you should have to endure cut-rate performance. Here are five simple ways to boost your Chromebook’s capabilities without breaking the bank.


Toshiba's 13.3-Inch HD Chromebook Is Still Super Cheap

Toshiba is coming out with a Chromebook of its own. It’s slightly larger than the Pixel, and more than a whole thousand bucks cheaper.


New HP Chromebooks Should Be In Australia By Christmas

The latest Chromebook on the block is HP’s Chromebook 11, which sports an 11.6-inch screen, comes in five colour combos and weighs 1.04 kilograms. While the new device isn’t available in Australia immediately, we should see it by Christmas.


Google Has A Bunch Of New Chromebooks Powered By Intel's Latest Haswell Chips

Get ready for some hot, new, cheap laptop action in the form of three new Chromebooks coming at you over the next few months! Here’s what you need to know about the impending arrivals.


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