The Inquirer: Google Should Make a Linux
Feb 21, 2007, 00:30 (4 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Doug Mohney)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"For the consumer desktop/laptop market, Linux has been a
non-starter. Sure, you can find many many different flavours of
Linux available online, but you can't go to the local Big Box store
and get a PC loaded with Linux on it.
"For that matter, it's not even in stock these days at Best Buy.
Instead, you find versions running on embedded devices such as my
friend Tivo and various other gadgets, but it's all carefully
hidden away from the end user..."