Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 17th Jan 2013 23:36 UTC
Hardware, Embedded Systems "Meet the new ThinkPad X131e Chromebook: A fast booting, highly customizable laptop PC built with rugged features for the daily rigors of K-12 education. The ThinkPad X131e Chromebook simplifies software and security management for school administrators and provides students and teachers with quick access to thousands of apps, education resources and storage." Lenovo is the third OEM to jump into ChromeOS. Chromebooks have been doing well on Amazon, apparently, too. Android tablets, iPads, the Mac, and now Chromebooks - it must be rainy in Redmond.
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RE[4]: This is an unexpected move.
by zima on Tue 22nd Jan 2013 17:50 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: This is an unexpected move."
zima
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2005-07-06

Unlike ChromeOS, FreeDOS is actually useful without internet connection. Complete with word processing, games, editors, programming languages and internet access is also possible if really required.

Though testing this on the so called average consumer would end up... funny-sad. Pretty useless, at best.

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