Chrome OS 73 bringing additional tablet transition fixes to 2-in-1 Chromebooks, Pixel Slate

The biggest issue to plague the Pixel Slate is the poor animation performance in overview mode. More fixes and optimizations are coming this week in Chrome OS 73.

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No more Google Chromebooks? If true, it’s not all “doom and gloom”.

Google is reportedly getting out of the Chromebook hardware business but we don’t know why, or if it’s even true. If it is, the negative impact is minimal and there could even be some positive aspect to come.

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Deal: Best Buy’s 1080p Lenovo Yoga Chromebook C630 for $549, includes Google Home Mini

Since Lenovo isn’t selling the 1080p version of the Yoga Chromebook C630, Best Buy is the only choice in town for now. That’s OK when you can save $150 and get a free Google Home Mini.

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Deal alert: HP Chromebook X360 14 is $100 off, includes free Google Home Mini

At $599, the HP Chromebook X360 with 14-inch 1080p display is a good value. It’s even better with $100 off this week and you get a Google Home Mini as an added bonus.

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Lenovo appears to be discontinuing most non-4K models of the Yoga Chromebook C630 in US, Canada

In January, the Lenovo Yoga Chromebook C630 was “temporarily unavailable”. It later returned, joined by a 4K model. Now it appears the 1080p editions are gone, unless you want the Best Buy exclusive model.

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Deal alert: Dell Inspiron Chromebook 14 is under $450 for a limited time

You can save a bit of money by purchasing a Chromebook with an Intel Core i3 processor. Right now you can save even more: The Dell Inspiron Chromebook 14 is on sale for around $450.

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Asus Chromebook Flip C434 appears on Promevo: $569.99 for base model

The Asus Chromebook Flip C434, expected to be available in March, has already appeared on Promevo’s website, costing $569.99 for the base model. You can’t buy it just yet, but this essentially confirms the starting price which provides an idea on prices for other configurations.

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Deal alert: Nab the 4K Lenovo Yoga Chromebook C630 for $270 off and save 30 percent

Did you miss the 10% off deal on the 4K Lenovo Yoga Chromebook C630 earlier this month? Don’t sweat it: You can grab this 2-in-1device now for $629.99, which is a 30% discount from the list price.

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Asus Chromebook Flip C434 certified by FCC, right on time for March release

Tipped for a March release by Google, the Asus Chromebook Flip C434 was certified by the FCC a few days ago. Get your wallet ready since availability should be coming within the next few weeks for this powerful 14-inch 2-in-1 with slim bezels.

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Here’s what Linux backup and restore for Chromebooks looks like, expected in Chrome OS 74

With a feature freeze date of next week for Chrome OS 74, there’s been a slew of activity by developers to implement the Linux backup and restore feature on Chromebooks in time to make the cut. Here’s what it will look like.

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HP Chromebook X2 down to $399 for My Best Buy members (Update: for non-members too)

At $599, the HP Chromebook X2 surprised me last year as a great productivity device for all but the heaviest power users who need more performance and memory. Today you can nab this detachable for $399 if you’re a my Best Buy member.

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