Linked by David Adams on Thu 29th Sep 2011 23:47 UTC, submitted by lucas_maximus
Linux Linux is struggling on the desktop because it only has a small number of "great" apps, according to the Gnome co-creator. Miguel de Icaza, co-creator of the Gnome desktop, told tech journalist Tim Anderson at the recent Windows 8 Build conference "When you count how many great desktop apps there are on Linux, you can probably name 10," de Icaza said, according to a post on Anderson's IT Writing blog. "You work really hard, you can probably name 20. We've managed to p*** off developers every step of the way, breaking APIs all the time."
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RE[2]: He's right
by jokkel on Fri 30th Sep 2011 07:08 UTC in reply to "RE: He's right"
jokkel
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The greatest non Windows applications can be found on the Mac:
Final Cut, Motion, iMovie, Keynote, Pages, Aperture, iPhoto, GarageBand, OmniGraffle, Bento, Coda, BBEdit

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