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Google pulls H.264 codec support from Chrome

01/12/2011, In a move that will be welcomed by many and cursed by just as many folks, Google has announced that it will be dropping support for the H.264 video codec in Chrome’s HTML5 component. Google’ already has its alternative WebM video-encoding technology...

OS X and Windows 7 arrive on Google’s Cr-48 Chrome notebook

01/02/2011, Considering that many units of Google’s Cr-48 Chrome notebook were handed out to developers out there to test drive the Chrome OS, it was inevitable that this would happen. We’re talking about reports that users have managed to get OS X and Windows 7...

Chrome for a Cause raises $1M in 5 days

12/23/2010, Users who participated in Google’s recent Chrome for a Cause extension should be happy to hear that more than 60 million tabs from December 15th to 19th were opened, effectively raising $1 million on behalf of Google’s partner charities....

Google Destroys Chrome Notebook To Prove A Point

12/09/2010, One of the benefits that Google is touting with its first Chrome-based notebook computer will be the use of cloud storage, so that you won’t have to keep your documents stored locally on your computer. The benefits of such a setup are obvious as...

Inventec to roll out 60,000 Chrome OS notebooks

12/08/2010, Inventec has been tasked to manufacture around 60,000 Chrome OS notebooks, where all of those will not make it to retail stores worldwide, but instead will be released to testers – yup, that’s how many testers Google will be...

Google Web Store Announced

12/07/2010, Google has just announced its Web Store, initially, it will be limited to apps running in Chrome and it will later be open to other browsers. Users will be able to buy apps with Google Check Out. As usual, when an app store is launched, selected...

Google Cr-48: The First Chrome OS Netbook

12/07/2010, Google has just announced an unbranded Google Cr-48 laptop, which is the symol for the chromium isotope on the periodic table. The device will be distributed through a Chrome OS Pilot Program, which is in public beta and users can apply for if interested....

Google Chrome OS Demoed and Detailed by Google

12/07/2010, In case you had missed our live weblog of the Google Chrome OS event, Google today had announced more details and demoed Chrome OS to an audience of media in San Francisco, California. Some of the highlights of Chrome OS include its fast boot time and...

Google-branded Netbook with Chrome OS Expected on December 7th

12/03/2010, Sources tell popular Weblog Engadget that Google is gearing up to launch its own self-branded netbook running the company’s Chrome OS on December 7th at an event. Sparse details about the netbook indicate that Chrome OS is still in beta....

Chrome OS Coming To Tablets And TVs?

11/25/2010, Google’s VP of engineering for Chrome was quoted recently in an interview stating that the company is planning to expand Chrome OS beyond netbooks. While the operating system is designed for traditional computing, there is a potential for it to be...

Chrome OS Might Still Arrive This Year

11/22/2010, With Christmas just around the corner, many folks are wondering if Santa will be bringing us Chrome OS devices and while that doesn’t seem likely, Google has hinted that despite the delays of Chrome OS hardware, the software might have a limited...

Google’s Chrome Web Store Delayed Until December

10/28/2010, Although Google just recently released its latest Chrome browser a little over a week ago, the company has missed several self-set dates to get its web apps store online. The latest date, which Google is telling developers, is that the public beta of the...

Google Chrome gets new release

10/19/2010, The Google Chrome browser has certainly progressed a long way since its early days, where yet another build has been released to keep in tune with their aim of rolling out a new stable version of Google Chrome approximately once every six weeks. This is...