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Comment: Microsoft did it (Score 1) 911

by joepress99 (#32115398) Attached to: iPad Is Destroying Netbook Sales

Netbooks died when the switched to Windows 7 from linux. IPAD had nothing to do with - put Windows 7 on them, boost the specs on netbooks to support Window7 and suddenly they are not as cheap as they were and they were popular because of the cost difference. Now a low end laptop is actually cheaper than some Windows7 "Netbooks"

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