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Summary:

How can one device be considered a great value for the price and a terrible performer at the same time? Welcome to the Samsung Chromebook 2 which is seeing early reviews across the spectrum.

The Chrome Show 2014

Early reviews for the Samsung Chromebook 2 couldn’t be more mixed this week with one very positive and one fairly negative impression on the performance being published. That’s OK, Chrome OS is getting better either way with more tools to help monitor what various apps and extensions are doing behind the scenes. And Chromecast support comes to several new services and apps.

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Hosts: Janko Roettgers and Kevin C. Tofel

A tale of two very different Samsung Chromebook 2 reviews.

Offline Google Play Movies and TV is finally here!

Latest Chromium build has App Info option showing app permissions

There’s a new Chrome Apps and Extensions tool for developers that you may want

Samsung isn’t the only ARM-based Chrome chip in town. Say hello to Rockchip!

Chromebooks come to 9 more countries

ESPN, Aereo, Google+, Crunchyroll and MLS get Chromecast support, VLC coming soon as well.

Want an HP Chromebox? The wait is over – you can order today and it ships in 5 days.

App / extension of the week: Microsoft OneNote Clipper