Rumor: Google planning ‘Andromeda’ OS Device in 2017

  OK OK OK … This is one of those super long range, but exicting rumors.  Seems like Android Police has a good degree of confidence in their sources and frankly if the OS is real, than a halo device makes total sense.  The challenge of course is that it’s a year away … so while we are actively excited about what is expected in a week, we can’t get distracted by the plan for next year.  That said … I’m in! Bison is planned as an ultra-thin laptop with a 12.3″ display, but Google also wants it to support … Continue reading Rumor: Google planning ‘Andromeda’ OS Device in 2017

Getting Ready for the Chromebook Revolution

Wired highlights a theme I’ve been considering for a while now and that’s how computing has changed … and we probably haven’t even been to paying too much attention. At home, we’ve been doing the chromebook thing and at first I considered them to be the low powered machines that they are, but frankly they are more than sufficient for pretty much anything we throw their way.   They are (generally) cheap enough that when the kids destroy them it’s considerably less catastrophic compared to a Mac.  I’ve been exclusively using a Chromebook (Dell 13) since the summer for just … Continue reading Getting Ready for the Chromebook Revolution