Computerworld - Everyone wants what Microsoft’s got, namely control of the most widely used computing platform. Or, more accurately, everyone wants the billions and billions of dollars that flow in from the dominance of desktop computing.

Replacing Windows shouldn’t be hard. Everyone hates Windows, right?

That seems to be Google’s thinking. The company announced this week that its shiny new Chromebooks will become available to order online starting June 15 in the U.S., U.K., France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy and Spain.

Elgan: Why Chromebooks will fail – Computerworld.