Five Essential Ubuntu Features
Jan 19, 2010, 16:04 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Christopher Tozzi)
"I just finished configuring a Vista laptop for my
brother, who needs to run some Windows-only applications for
college. Whenever I find myself compelled to deal with proprietary
operating systems, I'm reminded why I use Ubuntu. Here's a short
list of some of those reasons.
"In fairness, Windows does a lot of things well, especially when
computer vendors configure it ahead of time. And Ubuntu is far from
"But having been an Ubuntu user for several years, I don't think
I could ever go back to Windows and be happy. As for OS X, I'm too
frightened away by Apple's high prices and obsession with
controlling users to consider that route."