Linked by David Adams on Sun 6th Nov 2011 04:34 UTC
Linux While it may seem like Linux-only projects are betraying their loyal base by developing Windows or OSX versions, I would argue that cross-platform development is actually better for Linux as a whole, better for individual software projects and their developers, and ultimately better for Linux users.
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RE: Linux needs killer applications
by Phil2 on Sun 6th Nov 2011 20:31 UTC in reply to "Linux needs killer applications"
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If the applications they need are already available on their current platform, why switch?

Better security, some might simply like the interface, lots of reasons.

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