Sources: Google , [2; via Engadget]
quote: Ever try and upload or retrieve 50Gb of data from the cloud.
quote: The Chromebook is obviously not built around storing terabytes of data on it locally. Duh! What mobile device is?
quote: It's your choice and you should accept that not everyone is going to agree with your thoughts/opinions.
quote: But the guy is talking about UPLOADING 16GB of data, today.
quote: And btw: What file has 50GB and has a practical use?
quote: In just a few short years we've seen Microsoft's Windows go from a product that was absolutely necessary to get ANYTHING done, to something millions of people now just use for gaming. I have to be honest, I never thought I would see that in my lifetime.
quote: An OS that is only a web browser is very limiting.
quote: And that's why this is NOT targeted at you OR me. This is targeted for those, admittedly few, people who buy Chromebooks but want a higher end device.
quote: Touch responsiveness is a different story — we don't know if it's software or hardware, but scrolling on the screen was much chunkier and laggier than we'd expect from what purports to be a high-end machine.