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It's official: We Love Windows 7

Oct 26, 2009, 13:34 (7 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by TuxRadar)

"Instead, we love Windows 7 because it seems to be providing Linux with a massive PR boost and indeed may well backfire on Microsoft - people are more curious than ever about how Linux stacks up against Windows 7. Read on for more information...

"Fact: in the last 48 hours since Windows 7 launched, traffic to some of our articles has gone up 400%. No, many more people aren't suddenly looking to learn PHP programming and, no matter how cool our free Linux wallpapers are they aren't suddenly the big draw.

"Instead, Google is suddenly driving vast amounts of traffic to two particular pages of ours: Linux vs Windows 7 and Benchmarked: Ubuntu vs Vista vs Windows 7. You see, it seems that people who see the big marketing push for Windows 7 aren't all immediately going out and parting with their hard-earned cash."

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