Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 29th May 2012 21:38 UTC
Google In the announcement of the new Chromebook and Chromebox, I found this interesting tidbit: "And support for hardware-accelerated graphics, a built-from-scratch multi-touch trackpad and an open-source firmware stack provide a much faster and more responsive computing experience." It's the open source firmware stack that interests me. Does anybody know how extensive this is?
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I know who will be happy...
by zima on Tue 29th May 2012 23:02 UTC
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Open^H^H^H^HFree BIOS = more choices for Richard Stallman, if/when his Lemote ( ) netbook dies.

Of course, I fully expect him to wipe out Chrome OS (however "nice" it seems to be becoming) in disgust ;)

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