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A Very Chrome-y Christmas

Dec 22, 2010, 22:17 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jason Perlow)

[ Thanks to Jason Perlow for this link. ]

"The Cr-48 and Google's Chrome OS makes a great light vacationing computer. But can it and will it replace tens of millions of PCs? I think the answer is yes.

"As I type this, I'm sitting on the balcony of my vacation timeshare in Florida overlooking the Gulf of Mexico.

"I considered leaving all of my primary computing devices home this Christmas vacation, and seeing if I could "Rough it" with just our Android-based smartphones.

"Instead, I decided I would compromise — this vacation, I left my prized iPad and my work laptop PC home, and brought along two unproven traveling companions — a Google Cr-48 Chrome OS-powered notebook and another device which I'll discuss in a future article."

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