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And a Chromebook of all things. It isn't like this is a real operating system. For all the stuff you're giving up by having a Chromebook you'd think that it would at least be power competitive.

Users would probably compare it to tablets, the Kindle Fire gets 9 hours, ipad mini gets 10...

> It isn't like this is a real operating system

[citation needed]. How is Chrome OS not a "real operating system"?

It isn't "general purpose."

Sure it is. What makes it not general purpose? You can write and execute programs on it. How much more general purpose can you get?

You can? From all the reviews I've read it runs web-"apps" things. I've never read that it can run software developed for the platform specifically.

You can run Native Client code on it, just as you can in Chrome the Browser.


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