Chromebook Sales Numbers were only for a portion of B2B Sales

What are the real sales numbers for Google's Chromebook?

I saw a number of articles about the incredible numbers on chrome books this year and thought it strange as I don't think I have seen one in the wild.

Michael Comeau, Minyanville sorts it out for me. Original posting link here

What most tech reporters don't bother to explain is that NPD clearly says its measurement base is what it calls "US commercial channels." I emailed an NPD representative to ask exactly what this means, and was told that it's comprised of "US B2B sales using distribution partners."

and boils it down to this

That's a very small piece of the overall PC and tablet pie.

He finishes with an analysis of Microsoft's Scroogled campaign.