The Seattle Times: Affinities Grow Between Mac and Linux Supporters
Oct 21, 2002, 10:00 (22 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Glenn Fleishman)
"During a discussion following a keynote by Apple Computer's
Jordan Hubbard, there came a notable statement: Mac users and Unix
users tend to think about their computers in the same way. We love
"The 'switchers' advertising campaign that Apple is running to
persuade Windows users to switch to Mac has won some adherents. But
Apple is less intentionally winning substantial converts from the
Unix and Linux world...
"Colleagues attending open-source and Linux conferences see
oceans of Apple's Titanium PowerBooks, which outpace similar
laptops for battery life and performance versus cost..."