Known for their search engine, Google is now taking a step into the hardware realm, with the new announcement of the Cr48 Chrome Notebook. The matte black notebook runs on an atom processor, has a 12-inch display, contains a full size keyboard, weigh around 3.8 pounds and roughly last 8 hours on a single battery charge. The software for the notebook is run solely on flash drives and is based on a cloud system, where users work and store all their information remotely. Google is currently running a Pilot Program for those who are interested in testing out the device. Users will be sent a notebook and in return they will provide Google with feedback.