Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 6th Jan 2012 17:47 UTC
OSNews, Generic OSes Ah yes, why not? The last time we did this, it was March 2011, so it's been almost a year since we offered a little insight into what kind of operating systems and browsers you, dear readers, are using. Nothing particularly earth-shattering going on here.
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RE: Pretty darn amazing...
by laffer1 on Sat 7th Jan 2012 00:40 UTC in reply to "Pretty darn amazing..."
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No advertising budget? What about all those free ubuntu CDs they gave out for years?

I agree that apple has done more advertising than the Linux community, but there are several commercial players in the Linux space. Saying they have no budget is silly.

I'd also argue that apple has spent little to prop up Mac OS X or Mac computers in recent years. Most of their ads are focused on iPhone, iPod, iPad and iTunes.

I really wish someone would come out full force for linux on the desktop. I'm a BSD guy, but even I can see the benefits of getting people off windows.

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