Google Chrome Laptops On the Way From Samsung, Acer
Google announced at its I/O conference Wednesday that the first Chrome-based notebook computer, the "Chromebook" will arrive this June from Samsung. Acer will release a version as well.
The Internet-only devices are sold at very low prices- $429 and $499 for Wi-Fi-only and 3G versions of the Samsung computer, and $349 for the Wi-Fi-only version from Acer. Schools will also be able to offer the Chrome computers for just $20 per month.
Google also announced the Chromebox, Google's answer to the Mac Mini.