In Pictures: 8 reasons why Chromebooks aren’t going away

t’s been more than two years since the first Chromebooks went on sale. They certainly haven’t taken the world by storm and there have been varying opinions and doubts about the viability of this notebook platform that runs Chrome OS. But Chromebooks are still alive and may be sticking around for a while. Here are 8 reasons why:

Acer ramps up its commitment to selling more Chromebooks On Aug. 8, Acer announced it would expand Chromebook offerings in the near future because of how well their current model, the $199 C7, has been selling. This was an unexpected public statement of support for the Chromebook/Chrome OS platform, coming from the world’s fourth-largest maker of personal computers.

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