Sony Vaio Laptops Will Have the Shiny Veneer of Google Chrome

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Hey, a Sony Vaio software add-on that doesn't suck: Sony's pre-installing Google Chrome on its laptops. Not a bad strategy for Google to boost Chrome's paltry but growing 2.6 percent marketshare—I suspect we'll see them ink some more deals with other manufacturers—though I wonder how many people are still gonna think it's crapware. [WSJ]