Tech: Google Introduces New Chromebook For $249

Google and Samsung are introducing a lightweight laptop computer with a price similar to smaller tablet computers. The computer will sell for $249 and run on an operating system revolving around Google’s Chrome Web browser. This laptop doesn’t have a hard drive. It functions like a terminal dependent on an Internet connection to get to information and applications stored in large data centers run by Google Inc. or other technology providers. No word on official release dates but we will keep you updated as more information is revealed.