See the Android News post for articles about a possible ChromeOS/Android merger.
The real threat to Apple: Google’s Chromebook could upend the tech economy
This next seems to work well. At the same time, the latest ChromeOS stable release, got much more stable and faster as well.
$249 Samsung Chromebook gets support for Netflix streaming video
Linux triumphant: Chrome OS resists cracking attempts
This next is a real competitor to the Samsung 550. It's a shame they insist on putting in a regular hard drive... presumably someone will experiment with swapping in a small SSD.
Acer releases new C710-2055 Chromebook
Another Chromebook Debuts; End of Windows Era Nearing?