Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 9th Jan 2006 11:27 UTC
Linspire Linspire has started another attempt at selling computers pre-installed with their operating system - this time by teaming up with Mirus - called the Koobox. Ars looks at the situation: "At this point it is hard to assess the potential of the Koobox systems. If it succeeds, the product could help legitimize desktop Linux and bring it further into the mainstream. Regardless of how many get sold, the availability of yet another budget Linux PC illuminates the growing popularity of the Linux platform, and contributes to the perception that Linux is applicable to desktop computing."
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If at first...
by linuxh8r on Mon 9th Jan 2006 17:36 UTC
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2006-01-09

...you don't succeed, try, try again.

Let's face it folks, nobody wants Linux on their desktop. The linux community has lost the battle. Even MacOSX has a better chance of take on the desktop and they only have a single digit percentage share of the dekstop.

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