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Google Chrome is taking over the world, and we're here to help you learn how. From the Chrome browser to the Chrome OS and Chromebooks, Kevin Tofel tells you what you need to know about this important and emerging platform.
||Chrome Show: Here comes Acer’s Bay Trail Chromebook||A new Acer Chromebook listing shows that the Bay Trail Chromebooks are coming. You'll likely pay less for these new models and get better battery life as long as you're willing to sacrifice a little performance.||7/9/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Chrome Show: Making Chrome Apps on Chromebooks||There's one less reason to use a traditional computer if you're a developer: You can now make Chrome apps, which can be deployed to Android devices, on a Chromebook. We discuss why that's important in this week's Chrome Show podcast.||7/2/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Chrome Show: The Google I/O 2014 edition||The big Google I/O 2014 keynote is over and we're dedicating this week's podcast to all of the news we heard from Sundar Pichai and company. If you were expecting a lot of Chrome news, you didn't quite get it.||6/25/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Chrome Show: What. Is. Project. Athena?||Google I/O is next week and we expect to hear about or see some big changes in the Chrome OS user interface thanks to Project Athena. Meanwhile, Jolicloud thinks its Drive is the file explorer that will make Chrome better.||6/18/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Chrome Show: A tale of two very different Samsung Chromebook 2 reviews||How can one device be considered a great value for the price and a terrible performer at the same time? Welcome to the Samsung Chromebook 2 which is seeing early reviews across the spectrum.||6/10/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Chrome Show: Asus C200 or C300; your choice at the same $249 price||How often do you see laptop models differ in screen size only and cost the same? Not very but that appears to be the case with the new Asus C200 and C300 Chromebooks.||5/28/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Chrome Show: Surface Pro 3 doesn’t make for a good Chrome tablet (yet)||While IE works great on the new Surface Pro 3 as you'd expect, Chrome isn't so hot; likely due to the tablet's unique screen resolution. Tune in to this week's podcast to hear more on that as well as new Chrome OS devices coming soon.||5/21/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Chrome Show: First hands-on with the 1080p Samsung Chromebook 2||Although the full HD Samsung Chromebook 2 was delayed until later this month, the first hands-on thoughts of the device are appearing on Computerworld. We discuss that and other Chrome news you can use on this week's podcast.||5/14/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Chrome Show: Intel is happy to power your next Chromebook||A busy travel week means a short Chrome Show podcast but there's plenty of news to discuss including a $349 price for the LG Chromebase, new Chromebooks from Lenovo and others, plus some hands-on thoughts with the Dell Chromebook.||5/7/14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Chrome Show: This is the Asus Chromebook C200||An official-looking spec sheet with images and details of the Asus Chromebook C200 is here with a few nice surprises. On this week's podcast we also discuss Acer's Core i3 Chromebook and that 14-inch Android notebook which doesn't affect Google's Chrome strategy.||4/30/14||Free||View In iTunes|