Linked by Kroc Camen on Sun 9th May 2010 12:34 UTC
Talk, Rumors, X Versus Y "Dear Ubuntu, for the last couple years life has been good. Every time I've shown you to a friend or family member, they've compared you to what they're familiar with--Windows XP or Vista, mostly--and by comparison you've looked brilliant. Yeah, your ugly brown color scheme was a bit off-putting at first, but once people saw how secure, simple, and reliable you were, the response was almost universally positive. But recently, things have changed ..."
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by puelocesar on Sun 9th May 2010 14:11 UTC
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For all the naysayers, the article isnt saying that Win7 is better then Ubuntu.

The purpose of it is to show that now Windows is not as bad as it used to be, so now Ubuntu needs to work harder if it wants to continue relevant.

I mean, i ditched Windows long ago, on XP time, when Windows was a total shit. But now if 7 is as good as people say, people wont be compeled to move to another OS, unless it provides much better benefits. Oh, and unfortunately most people dont care about idealogy.. It's a pragmatic world, with imediatisc people

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