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Chromebooks are lightweight, often-budget laptops based that runs Google’s Chrome OS platform, relying on cloud-based applications rather than traditional software to keep the cost down.

Lenovo Chromebook Duet 3 front view showing display and keyboard.

Lenovo’s Surface Pro alternative is down to $330 today

The Lenovo Chromebook Duet 3 is a much more affordable alternative to Microsoft's Surface Pro devices, and it's even cheaper right now from Lenovo at $100 off.
A woman using a HP Chromebook laptop while sitting at a bright green table with a cup of coffee, all in front of a colorful background.

Looking for a cheap student laptop deal during Prime Day? How about $139?

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Best Chromebook deals: Cheap computers starting at $46

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Best student laptop deals: Laptops for college from $215

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8 best Chromebooks for 2024: the best for every budget

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9 best 2-in-1 laptops in 2024: tested and reviewed

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Best laptop deals: Save on the Dell XPS 14, MacBook Pro 16 and more

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Today only: Grab an Acer Chromebook for $160 at Best Buy

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Best Buy is selling restored Chromebooks for under $200

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Best Walmart deals: Laptops, TVs, tablets, appliances, and more

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Grab this HP 2-in-1 Chromebook while it’s $250 off

The ASUS Chromebook CM1402.

Hurry! This ASUS Chromebook is down to $149 at Best Buy

HP Elite Dragonfly Chromebook with accessories.

The best antivirus software for Chromebooks in 2024

Your Chromebook may need extra protection against malware and similar problems. These security apps work great with Chrome OS and have strong antivirus tools.
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You’ll soon be able to control your Chromebook with just your face

Google's Project Gameface got an update that lets you control your Chromebook only with your face and gestures.
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Chromebooks get new AI features and Gemini Advanced for free

Google has announced new AI features for its Chromebook Plus laptops, including a free subscription to Gemini Advanced.
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Google may finally merge Android and ChromeOS after all

Google has shown that it's possible for ChromeOS and Android to work together, as one report indicates.
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This Dell Chromebook is $31 — it doesn’t get any cheaper than that

The Dell Chromebook 3180 is down to a very affordable $31 from Walmart. It's an excellent device for basic tasks, though there's a catch with your purchase.
A red Samsung Galaxy Chromebook opened on a table.

Best Buy is having a clearance sale on Chromebooks, from just $149

Best Buy is offering discounts on several Chromebooks, with prices starting at just $149. If you want to buy a Chrome OS-powered device, don't miss these deals.
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Do you need antivirus software on a Chromebook?

Considering a Chromebook or already purchased one? Find out if you should invest in antivirus software for your new ChromeOS device.
A college-aged student interacts with his HP Chromebook x360.

Usually $390, this HP 2-in-1 Chromebook is discounted to $270

Want a Chromebook that also works as a tablet? Check out the HP x360 Chromebook which is currently on sale at HP right now.
HP Dragonfly Pro Chromebook top down view showing keyboard and touchpad.

How to delete files on a Chromebook

Need to free up some space on your Chromebook? Here’s how to delete files on pretty much all Chromebook models.
Dell Chromebook 3189 2-in-1 on a classroom desk floating in the air.

How to get Android apps on a Chromebook

Even if you own an older Chromebook without the Google Play Store built in, you can still add Android apps to your PC. Here’s how.
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How to play Minecraft on a Chromebook

Believe it or not, you’ll be able to play Minecraft on a Chromebook. All you have to do is download and install it. Here’s a guide to help.
A woman sitting in front of an open Chromebook laptop.

Does ExpressVPN work on a Chromebook?

Chromebooks are generally very secure but ExpressVPN makes them even safer when browsing on a public Wi-Fi network. Here's what you need to know.
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Laptop buying guide: what to look for in 2024

If you're unsure about what you need in a laptop, this laptop buying guide can help. In our breakdown, we'll explain specs, pricing, model types, and more.
The HP Dragonfly Pro Chromebook on a table.

How to right-click on a Chromebook

Right-clicking on a Chromebook isn’t the same as right-clicking on a Windows or macOS machine. Not to worry though. Your pals at DT are here to help!
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No, it’s not a Surface: This Lenovo 2-in-1 Chromebook is $140 off

The Lenovo IdeaPad Duet 5 Chromebook is an affordable alternative to the Microsoft Surface Pro 9, and Best Buy's $140 discount makes the 2-in-1 laptop cheaper.
A person using an Acer Chromebook 14.

Chromebook vs laptop: Which are the differences?

What is the difference between a Chromebook and a laptop? Which one is better for you? In this guide, we'll go over the reasons to buy one over the other.
Samsung Galaxy Chromebook 4 11.6, Intel Celeron N4020, 4GB RAM, 32GB SSD, Chrome OS, Platinum Titan.

How to update Chromebooks and Chrome OS

Google works to make Chrome OS one of the more secure operating systems around -- but you still need to keep it updated. Here's how to update your Chromebook.
HP Chromebook 14b sits on a desk.

Usually $299, this HP Chromebook is discounted to $149 today

The HP Chromebook 14a is already pretty cheap at its original price of $299, but it's even more affordable from Best Buy where it's now on sale for only $149.
A woman uses the trackpad of the HP 14-inch 2-in-1 touch laptop.

How to take a screenshot on a Chromebook

Like Windows and Mac computers, you can easily take screenshots on a Chromebook with a couple of shortcut keys. Here’s a step-by-step guide to walk you through.
The HP Dragonfly Pro Chromebook rear view showing lid and logo.

How to install Windows on a Chromebook

Own a Chromebook but miss the Windows OS? Luckily, you’ll be able to install Windows 11 and 10 on your Google machine by following this step-by-step guide.
A pair of hands interacting with an Acer Chromebook 514.

How to turn off Chrome notifications (and turn them back on again)

Notifications can be handy, but they can also be annoying at times. Here's how to manage notifications in Chrome with less stress, or get rid of them entirely.
A person working on a Toshiba Chromebook.

The most common Chromebook problems and how to fix them

Facing annoying issues with your Chromebook? If you need help, try our Chromebook troubleshooting guide to see if we can figure out the root causes together.

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