Several weeks ago we decided that we needed a second “family / house” computer. With a Samsung Ultrabook already in our possession and virtually no issues with it over the past 3-4 years, I was leaning on another Samsung laptop. The Ultrabook already had Microsoft Office and Windows 8 and there wasn’t a need for another $700+ laptop with all of the same programs on it. The second laptop was going to be for web browsing, watching video and … surprise, surprise … blogging.
I quickly turned my attention to the Samsung Chromebook series and it quickly became a matter of “which one” vs. looking at other devices. After viewing a number of YouTube videos (like the one below) on the nuances of Chromebook, I figured it was worth a shot. [Read more…]