NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Pundits left and right make fun of Google's (GOOG - Get Report) Chromebook laptops, claiming they are toys that can't compete with Microsoft (MSFT) and Apple (AAPL). They are "not real computers," we are told -- not worthy, a fad -- sort of like the temporary netbook craze from early 2009.Half of these deniers have never used a Chromebook for even a full day. They tend to be the same people who dismissed the iPhone in 2007 before even trying one. Perhaps they are also the same people who dismissed Tesla's (TSLA) car in 2012 without having driven one.
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