Linked by David Adams on Tue 12th Jul 2011 17:56 UTC, submitted by suka
Linux In an interview with the Austrian tech site Google's Chris DiBona talks about the important role Open Source plays inside of Google. He also goes on to explain why "Android is the Linux desktop dream come true".
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RE[2]: Comment by shmerl
by somebody on Tue 12th Jul 2011 21:24 UTC in reply to "RE: Comment by shmerl"
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Google gave Linux exactly what is needed: some coherent desktop experience.

and as Linux user, i say "they can keep it, i'll be just as happy without it".
- my software runs on any other linux, it doesn't on android
- i can't use android apps on my desktop
where the fsck do you see any coherence here? all i can see is one company pushing its own stack and not even caring about others

btw, am i the only one that got a feeling like interviewer didn't ask any serious question? whole thing reads like questions were asked by google to promote google.

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