Just a few days before Google kicked off its new Chrome operating system, a screenshot leak appeared on the web of an Acer notebook with the Google OS. We know this because the keyboard displayed a layout that was different from the usual Windows setup and was optimized for Chrome OS. Analysts believed that this was the cancelled Acer ZGA netbook that was mentioned last December.
To add to this situation is that Acer and Samsung announced they’d ship the Chrome OS netbooks when the OS is ready, adding fuel to the fire. According to Acer’s insider,