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Do you have a slow old PC? People just like you are salvaging old PCs by turning them into fast Chromebooks. It’s not as hard as you think. Today, we’re going to show you how to refurbish old PCs and turn them into Chromebooks – just like one New York City startup that is refurbishing the old Windows and Mac computers at schools and turning them into Chromebooks that students can actuaRead More
Google’s Chromebook and Chrome OS are popular low-cost PCs. But most people still don’t really understand why you’d buy one. So why should you consider switching to a Chromebook and Chrome OS? Here are 6 reasons why users love it: 1) It’s Great if You Don’t Use Advanced PC Software Chromebooks only run Chrome OS apps and Chrome extensions. That limits you if you’re trying to do thRead More
In 2013, Google released a laptop called the Chromebook Pixel. The original Pixel was designed to rival the MacBook in terms of aesthetic appeal and performance. Its major limitation was the fact that it just ran Chrome OS. The Pixel 2 was just released and aims to pick up where the original left off. The Pixel 2 comes with some amazingly powerful specs, like: -2560x1700 resolution (yes, thaRead More
Microsoft and Google have not got along over the past few years. You see, Microsoft doesn’t like how Google’s Chromebooks are taking away PC market share. Microsoft argues that Chromebooks are useless when they’re not connected to the internet and that users are extremely limited when it comes to software and features. Both of those things are true. Unfortunately for Microsoft, many usRead More
Dell used to be Microsoft’s biggest manufacturing partner. And then Microsoft made the bizarre choice to create an operating system called Windows 8. Consumers hated Windows 8 and Microsoft’s manufacturing partners felt the pain. Sales plummeted and companies couldn’t give away Windows 8 tablets and computers. It got ugly. Fast. Well Dell, the world’s third largest PC maker, recentlyRead More
Pawn Stars is one of the best shows on the History Channel. You get to learn about history and meet some pretty whacky Las Vegas visitors while watching. Microsoft is clearly a fan of the Pawn Stars because they gave them a whole commercial to show off their bartering skills. In that commercial, the Pawn Stars are seen deriding some poor woman for bringing in a Google Chromebook. The insultsRead More