Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 7th Mar 2007 18:05 UTC, submitted by Luis
Linux Complaining about Windows Vista is a national past time on Internet forums these days. Windows Vista 'costs too much', 'has onerous product activation', 'requires too much hardware', etc. These complaints are often followed up by a very simple boast: 'I'm just going to switch to Linux'. But in today's landscape, how viable is that statment? Is the threat to switch to Linux an empty one, or is it entirely possible?"
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RE: One day with OSNews
by Xaero_Vincent on Wed 7th Mar 2007 20:34 UTC in reply to "One day with OSNews"
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It must be all those Microsoft ads.

Seriously, I want to see more Linux ads here. Novell has some. Where are they?

OSNews has alot of Linux/FOSS content; it should be suplimented with ads that corrilate to that kind of content. Microsoft's 24/7 Get The Facts engine only serves to annoy readers.

Why can't OSNews pay their bills from other sponsers?

I tried removing Flash player but the Microsoft flash ads are only replaced with GIF ones.

Edited 2007-03-07 20:39

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