Linked by David Adams on Tue 16th Aug 2011 16:48 UTC, submitted by sjvn
Talk, Rumors, X Versus Y "Who is Microsoft fooling? Other than on the desktop, Linux is eating its lunch, and it's only going to get worse for Microsoft."
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RE: Comment by MOS6510
by chemical_scum on Tue 16th Aug 2011 22:39 UTC in reply to "Comment by MOS6510"
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Linux now runs almost everywhere, but perhaps apart from servers I doubt anyone in the early days foresaw this.

Lots of people foresaw that. On the basis of Linux's modularity many people predicted it would be a major player in the forthcoming development of smart devices. This was a common view ten years ago.

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