PCWorld: Lindows Looks for New Markets
Jan 17, 2003, 01:00 (17 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Scarlet Pruitt)
"Open-source software provider Lindows.com is offering educators
a new flat-fee licensing program, in a move that pokes at rivals'
efforts to seize the valuable education market, where companies
have traditionally looked to recruit lifetime users of their
"The new Lindows program allows educators to install the
LindowsOS operating system and educational software on an unlimited
number of computers for $500 a year. Advertisement
"The San Diego software provider has made a splash with its
low-cost Linux-based OS recently, due to it widening distribution
deals and its showdown with software giant Microsoft..."