Reuters: Linux Gears Up to Challenge Windows on Desktop
Jan 08, 2003, 22:00 (14 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Reed Stevenson)
[ Thanks to Steve Harris for this
"Bought the latest whiz-bang personal computer, but don't know
what to do with your older, fully functional PC?
"One option would be to try breathing new life into it with
Linux, the software standard that is presenting itself as an
alternative to Microsoft Corp.'s Windows operating system.
"With better stability, security and pricing in a desktop
operating system with a look-and-feel similar to Windows, Linux
advocates say they are getting ready to take on Microsoft, which
dominates the desktop market..."