incrediBILL - 2:18 am on Mar 23, 2012 (gmt 0)
Until another "plug n' play" OS for the non-techie types arrives, MS will still have hundreds of millions of installations -- Chrome or no Chrome.
It's called Mac OS X that some obscure company called Apple, now the largest on the planet, already has done, based on that nerdy BSD.
Ubuntu is a close second, it could easily be another contender.
FWIW, anyone with a DVR such as Tivo is using Linux and don't know it, probably are with most other DVRs as well.