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What Is A Chromebook?

A Chromebook is a laptop running Chrome OS as its operating system. The devices are designed to be used primarily while connected to the Internet, with most applications and data residing in "the cloud". A Chromebook is an example of a thin client.

Who invented it

Jeff Nelson first thought of and created the Chromebook
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Why was it invented?

In the next sentence below Jeff Explains Why He Invented The Chromebook.

“In 2006 I was working on the Google Accounts team. I was writing a browser extension, and what I was finding over and over again was that restarting Firefox in Ubuntu was a particularly slow operation–like 45 seconds. At the time, there wasn’t a way to reload an extension and dynamically start the extension without resetting the browser, and this was really slowing me down as a developer.”

How many versions of the Chromebook were made?

There are 28 different versions of the Chromebook.

What Year was It Invented?

The Chromebook was invented by June 15th, 2011.
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What are 3 interesting facts?

~> The Chromebook and Chromebox run about 3 times faster than the original Chromebook model.

~> Boot up only takes 7 seconds.

~> Chromebooks come with 16 GB of flash memory.

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Citations used

"Inventorplace.com Is For Sale." Inventorplace.com Is For Sale. N.p., n.d. Web. 04 Apr. 2016.


21 Stats, Facts and Uses and for Chromebooks as Classroom Technology."21 Stats, Facts and Uses and for Chromebooks as Classroom Technology. Secure Networks, n.d. Web. 12 Apr. 2016.