[Reuters] Acer gains on netbooks, HP keeps global PC lead

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[Reuters] Acer gains on netbooks, HP keeps global PC lead - 10/15/08 05:42 AM

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Taiwan's Acer Inc surged past global champion Hewlett-Packard Co in European personal computer sales in the third quarter, in the clearest sign of the move toward cheap, small mini-notebook computers, research firm Gartner Inc said on Tuesday.