Google has conquered American classrooms — now Microsoft is striking back with cheap PCs and a Minecraft upgrade (MSFT, GOOGL, GOOG)
|01/22/2018||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- While Microsoft dominates the global market for classroom PCs, Google Chrome OS rules the roost in the United States.
- Microsoft is teaming up with partners including Lenovo to bring a new line of cheap, sub-$300 PCs to market, to take on Google’s low-cost Chromebooks.
- Microsoft says that a Windows PC is more capable than a Chromebook — Windows 10 lets you run software like Minecraft or the full version of Microsoft Office.
- Minecraft is getting a new chemistry module for students.