Linked by David Adams on Mon 17th Oct 2011 17:29 UTC, submitted by Debjit
Windows Well, its not official yet, but Microsoft's Windows 7 has now become the most widely used operating system. . . Windows 7 now has a strong 40.21% share of all desktop operating systems around the world whereas, the usage share of Windows XP has slipped to 38.64%. All this happened a couple of days back (in October). The rise in usage of Windows 7 and the drop in usage of Windows XP has been consistent since the time Windows 7 was first launched.
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Having vast majority of the market isn't an offence, illegal monopolistic practices are (not saying that MS got any real punishment, but...)

And, what, Android and such very desktop-oriented stuff like Maya, Photoshop, ...? What the hell for?
(BTW, Maya was from the start and is a *nix app, many people don't seem to realize that...)

BILLIONS? (presumably in use) That would mean every PC user (around 2 billion now, IIRC) would have at least one (actively used) written specifically for them, on average, which is almost certainly not the case.

Living in a world of fantasies won't improve the situation...

Edited 2011-10-25 00:03 UTC

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