AFTRR Shop Talk: Refurbishing Older Chromebooks

Featuring Eran Sandler - Bay Area Coder, Serial Entrepreneur & Tech Investor

Converting Older Chromebooks Into Useful Devices - Replay

Eran Sandler
AFTRR

Featuring Eran Sandler

Bay Area Coder, Serial Entrepreneur and Tech Investor

Co-Founder and CTO of Peach and AppSharp

April 23, 2021

2:00 – 3:00 PM EDT

This webinar provided a unique opportunity to meet with leading Silicon Valley Entrepreneur Eran Sandler.  In this open discussion forum, AFTRR members spoke with Eran on how to convert older, expired Chromebooks and make them workable, useful machines again using GalliumOS, a modern, secure operating system that receives security updates.

Eran also shared his personal experience and expertise around installing a variety of free tools including Ubuntu Linux, Gallium OS, and Libre Office on older Chromebooks that supports his own efforts to close the technology gap in his own community.

To Access the Webinar Replay.

Fill in your information below to receive a FREE link to the webinar replay.

Did you know?

In June and September 2021 combined, there are 25 models of Chromebooks from Acer, Lenovo, Samsung and Toshiba that will expire and not be eligible for any updates. Chromebooks are inexpensive and easily available as they are used widely throughout school districts in the US. A lightweight operating system can make the most of these ‘expired’ computers (including the ability to use Zoom).

Other Recent Posts

hands on laptop computer keyboard

Device Ownership Matters

Report makes the case for large-screen device ownership as a key requirement for closing the digital divide.

Chris Craven

Chris Craven Joins Digitunity as Development Representative, Corporate Giving

Digitunity, a nonprofit organization with a mission to close the digital divide, has named Christopher Craven as its new Development Representative, Corporate Giving. Previously associated with nonprofit organizations such as Rise Against Hunger and DenverWorks, Craven will provide corporate relationship development, fundraising, and thought leadership to the Digitunity Team.

Translate »