Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 25th Feb 2009 10:17 UTC
Microsoft Microsoft's CEO Steve Ballmer had some interesting things to say yesterday about which companies Microsoft sees as its competitors in the client operating system space. You'd think Apple was their number one competitor - and you'd be wrong. Microsoft sees two other competitors as their primary adversaries.
Thread beginning with comment 350613
To view parent comment, click here.
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
kragil
Member since:
2006-01-04

For new distros and especially new devices those aren't issues.

No sane person installs the OS themselves. OSnews readers do that .. normal people don't.

Reply Parent Score: 4

aesiamun Member since:
2005-06-29

How do you expect people to get to use Linux? Buy a new computer? Way to get converts!

Reply Parent Score: 2

kragil Member since:
2006-01-04

New devices. Like Netbooks, G1s or Kindles.

BTW It worked for Apple.

Reply Parent Score: 2