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Google Partners With DonorsChoose.org To Bring $99 Chromebooks To Budget-Strapped Schools

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http://techcrunch.com – Google just announced a new program that aims to bring more Chromebooks to schools. The company is working with online charity DonorsChoose.org to help bring more of its web-centric laptops to budget-strapped classrooms across the United States. Throughout the holiday season, teachers will be able to request Samsung Series 5 Chromebooks for their classrooms. Google is making the hardware available for $99 (including management and support). Normally, the Series 5 Chromebooks retail for $399. Google also today announced that over 1,000 schools have adopted Chromebooks in their classrooms. On Do (IT news)