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CNN: Linux: Image is everything

Jul 29, 1999, 17:24 (2 Talkback[s])
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"Image is everything. Or is it? If you're like me, you probably don't buy into that notion. Image is important, yes, but it's not everything. In any case, I'm a content kind of guy. Given the fact that I'm not only color blind, but I often have trouble distinguishing the forest from the trees, that's a good thing."

"But as far as this article is concerned, that old saw is true: it's all about image. We'll take a quick look at two products nearing completion and a longer look at a popular, mature 3D modeling and animation application. All of which are available today, free, for Linux."

"Graphics applications are as natural to Linux as is water to a duck. With its raw power, Linux is able to wring the most from whatever hardware you have, which means Linux just makes good sense as a graphics platform."

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