Why Windows is winning the netbook war
Jan 28, 2009, 19:34 (14 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Gary Marshall)
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"And there was much rejoicing in the land of the penguin, for
Linux had the market all to itself. A pox on all your houses,
Microsoft, cried the penguin lovers. We have found a category in
which you cannot compete! Your Vista is too bloated! Your XP is too
"Aha! Said Microsoft. We will resurrect Windows XP and give
Vista a child, which will not be rubbish, and which will be pretty
nifty on a netbook! Screw you, hippies!
""Lo!" said Henry Lee of Acer Computer Australia. "Our Windows
XP netbooks are outselling Linux machines by more than 9 to 1!
That's pretty much the case both in Australia and worldwide!""