“We have to have a point of view on the industry and technology direction two years, three years down the road, so we continuously work with Google on this. There are going to be unique innovations coming up in the marketplace in two, three years, with a new form of computing, we want to be on that forefront … So with Chrome or Android or anything like that we want to be one of the leaders”
While Midha did note that there were no announcements to be made at this point, the timing of the launch is speculated to be around the fourth quarter of this year. Google has noted several times earlier that they are in talks with hardware manufacturers to launch Chrome OS based laptops and PCs by “late fall“.
We will let you know if there is any more announcement in this regard.[via Reuters]