Top 5 laptops (October 2010) Five machines that put tablets and Netbooks in their place: the toy box. by Brian Cooley @briancooley January 15, 2011 8:14 AM PST comments 0 facebook twitter linkedin googleplus more more + email tumblr stumble delicious reddit pinterest digg presented by Laptops aren't the "other" computer anymore; for a ton of people they are the computer. So don't buy a crappy one. Here are five that are the opposite of that. CNET's editors rate laptops many different ways; one of their lists is bound to speak to you.