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$149.99 for a new 13.3" Asus. Not a bad deal if you have a Micro Center nearby. 
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+Michael Webber Agree wholeheartedly with you on the keyboard.  I have wide fingertips and the keyboard on my ASUS 13.3 takes my keystrokes well.
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Cool experiment showing what can be done with web tech.
 
Play Super Mario 64 in your browser now
Take the edge off of a full work week with a bit of Super Mario 64, available for download or playable right in your browser thanks to ingenious Unity de
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Having a frustrating problem with a fresh Ubuntu Gnome 14.10 install on my Vaio FZ-190. At random times, my web browser (Chrome or Firefox) will stop loading web pages. It doesn't say no connection, just endless loading at blank white screens. Other devices on the same network are working fine. The problem is temporarily resolved by turning wifi off and back on. Sometimes that works for several hours and sometimes several minutes before it happens again. I've been running Xubuntu 14.10 for the past few weeks without issue. I'd appreciate any thoughts.
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Hmph, odd, try running upgrades and updates, might fix your problems
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In the near future it's possible that we may not have to reboot our Chromebooks for updates.  #Linux #opensource  
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Well, probably not the near future.

This is mainly intended for high-availability servers, where services would go down temporarily if you reboot (However, situations like that should already have enough redundancy in place so that a reboot would not affect availability).

Additionally, most of what desktop users make use of are the userspace utilities, and not the kernel itself. This may lead to a sort of warm reboot like Android uses, where only the init system is totally reloaded and the kernel stays in place, but I'm not sure it would be worth devoting the time to minimizing reboots for devices that can boot in ~7 seconds.
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Looks like Google can stop working on that Android port. Should work great on Chromebooks.
 
Hello, World! Flipboard launches on the Web
We smile when we think of 2015 as the year of our Web launch, but it's here: a beautiful version of Flipboard for the desktop and a major new frontier on our quest to build the world's best personal magazine. By developing for mobile first (Flipboard was originally built for the iPad in 2010), ...
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Just tried it - NICE!
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Solid deal on a newer model at Groupon. $165 for a refurbished Acer CB3-111-C8UB.
The web-based Chromebook puts Google’s powerful web apps, including Gmail and Google Docs, on your desktop for greater productivity
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Picked up the 13.3" CB5 version with Full HD panel for $179... http://www.ebay.com/itm/Acer-13-3-Chromebook-Laptop-2GB-16GB-CB5-311-T9B0-/271667246777
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The Chrome parade continues. 
Acer's Chromebase will bring Chrome OS to a 21-inch all-in-one later this year.
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+Kevin Burns​ must be personal preference. I really like the looks of the CB3 and CB5. I generally don't like Asus' design language and Toshiba's looks to me like a very poor attempt at copying a Macbook Air. Oddly, I kinda Like Samsung's design, including the fake leather look on the CB2.
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Are there any remotely stable Lollipop ROMs for the AT&T LTE version available yet?
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i use liquid smooth. it's 5,0,2. it's good. cyanideL is based off CM and has more customization than LS, but LS is on the Slim base which i personally find more stable especially in low signal areas. http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=3016553
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$238 with free shipping. Not a bad deal on the 2GB model. 
DELL 730-8302 Chromebook Intel Celeron 2955U (1.40GHz) 2GB Memory 16GB SSD 11.6" Chrome OS at NeweggFlash! On NeweggFlash.com, you get the chance to save as much as 75% on practically anything you’d like to buy.
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+Blair Jones the HP 14 is always being discounted it seems. This model has only recently seen discounts in preparation for a new model.
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In this article, CNET says "plans are afoot to launch devices in the US market, with Canonical hoping to make an announcement in the first half of this year." Does anyone know any more about this or what their source might be?
The BQ Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition will be sold in limited-run flash sales, with several sales expected in the coming weeks.
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Is anyone else unable to paste directly into Google Keep? I haven't been able to for the past few days. I can select text and then paste over it, but not directly into a blank field. This is happening in Chrome OS, Linux, and Windows.
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+Justin Heavenridge Hmmm, I'm not sure where to look next.  Maybe someone a little more knowledgeable will chime in. 
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I'm trying to figure out why the MS Office web apps absolutely slaughter .docx files when you open them for editing. I'm trying to find a decent tool for real time collaboration.  The picture shows what I'm talking about. The image on the left is view only mode which displays the document as it should be. The image on the right is what you get when you start the editor. I expected this from something like Google Docs, but you would think Microsoft's own apps could handle documents in their native format. 
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Heh, do you not remember anything of the OOXML vs ODF wars that happened a few years back? Not even Microsoft's own office suite actually supported OOXML properly till Office 2010. Even today they have better support of ODF than their own OOXML.
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