Fudzilla: "Microsoft has been patting itself on the back claiming that its Windows operating system runs on more than 95 per cent of the netbook world.It appears that Microsoft was not being quite accurate. The claims were based on an NPD's sales survey. NPD focuses on retail sales in the US, not overall sales.
Chris Kenyon of Canonical, the business that stands behind Ubuntu pointed out that you don't tend to see Linux systems in the retail market. However when customers are offered choice on equally well-engineered computers around a third will select Ubuntu over XP.""