The new year could be the year that Google's Chromebook platform gains real traction, according to research from Digitimes.
That's the upside view of a research note published by Digitimes Research on Friday.
"Chromebook shipments may reach as high as eight million units in 2014, accounting for 5% of total notebook shipments," Digitimes Research said.
The note continued. "If Google puts more resources on the device's ecosystem and Microsoft's low price strategy fails [the above scenario could play out]."
The more pessimistic scenario (Digitimes Research is offering two scenarios) is that Chromebooks … Read more