The Box That Could Hurt Microsoft and Squash Apple’s Hobby

The Motley Fool: Who would have thought that a $179 box could threaten both the PC industry and the streaming player industry at the same time? Google (NASDAQ: GOOG ) is pushing a small box made by ASUS dubbed the Chromebox. This computer which runs the Chrome operating system could be a major problem for Microsoft's (NASDAQ: MSFT ) PC business, and might derail Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL ) TV's plans before they even get started.

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