Google Designs Its Own Chrome Embedded Controller
Phoronix: Google Designs Its Own Chrome Embedded Controller
Google engineers working on Chrome hardware have designed their own Embedded Controller (EC) that appears like it will end up in actual PCs and is open-source down to the firmware...
Thank you, Google! But no, thanks!
This is all great. But does any of you own a Chromebook? It is a b!tch, seriously, to boot any other OS. I thought of having a dual boot with Chrubuntu, but you need to get into developer mode. wait for a long time for a warning disappear, the whole experience is aggravating, not to mention you lose EVERYTHING in your chromeOS partition.
Originally Posted by phoronix
So much for their openness!