How Apple Can Destroy Chromebooks With Mac OS X Lion

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The final developer release of Mac OS X Lion came out last week with even more new hidden gems.Of note, the ability to restart your computer directly into a Safari-only mode. It’s essentially the same concept as Google’s Chromebooks, which run entirely on the Chrome browser.

Does that make Lion a direct competitor with Chromebooks? Not exactly. But for a simple $30 upgrade, your existing computer can become a snappy, web-only machine just a Chromebook.

[Via Mac rumours]

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