quote: 99% of users won't even realize they're on Linux.
quote: As I understand the term "netbook", there is an implication that it will only run a browser.
quote: As such, you won't be downloading applications and using them. If you wanted to do more than use a browser then you would get the notebook version at least.
quote: Microsoft are finally putting their Office Suite onto a website as well. Not sure if it was netbooks that drove that or OpenOffice.
quote: I assume a significant portion of that amount is due to OS licensing (Windows).
quote: If Chrome OS netbooks do not come in at or under the $250 mark, they will fail.
quote: If the answer is no, this device will not succeed outside America.
quote: People don't go to Google.com/netbook to buy a netbook, they generally buy it from a store, online or otherwise