Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 26th Jul 2007 16:01 UTC, submitted by SEJeff
Linux After years of being relegated to server racks and the desktops of ultrageeks, Linux is finally making some headway as a viable alternative to Windows on the consumer desktop. That's the optimistic message delivered by a newly energized contingent of Linux proponents. By employing the same consumer-friendly marketing techniques practiced by Microsoft, and by taking advantage of the rising popularity of web-based applications, Linux vendors are getting ready for what they say will be a wave of consumer interest in the free operating system.
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oh really.
by graigsmith on Fri 27th Jul 2007 04:00 UTC
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2006-04-05

Ubuntu in particular is installed on 6 million to 12 million computers worldwide in more than 220 countries.... i run ubuntu. and you know. i wonder where they got this information? canonical?

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