Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 14th Jun 2017 21:59 UTC

Microsoft first revealed its concerns over Chromebooks in an attack on Google’s laptops more than three years ago. While Chromebooks haven’t become best-sellers for consumers just yet, they have started to become popular with students in the US and slowly with some businesses. Microsoft is now revealing it's worried about this threat with two new videos on its Windows YouTube channel today.

One of the reasons Windows conquered the home was by first conquering the corporate world - people wanted the same computer at home as the one they were using at work. Now imagine if a whole generation of kids grows up with not just Android and iOS smartphones, but also ChromeOS PCs.

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RE[4]: platform independence
by Adurbe on Thu 15th Jun 2017 07:57 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: platform independence"
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I agree, how many android apps are barely usable on an android tablet. Expand that to a 15" Chomebook and watch no one use it.

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