An anonymous reader writes “Citing figures from shop digging organization NPD, Microsoft says Windows’ dispensation of the US netbook sell has ballooned from less than 10% in the in the beginning half of 2008 to 96% as of February. ‘The enlargement of Windows on netbook PCs upon the matrix year has been extraordinary,’ wrote Brandon LeBlanc, Microsoft’s in-house Windows blogger, in a job Friday. Tidings Week framer Paul McDougall notes Microsoft’s 8% dwindle in Windows sales is just to netbooks sporting Linux. How does Redmond order an 80% gain in netbook market share without the sales numbers reflecting that gain?”

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