Newsweek: I Ran Linux-And Lived

“An ordinary user tackles software’s hottest trend.”

“What is Linux like to use? Never mind all the buzz about the
operating system’s stability or industrial strength. Most home
users don’t intend to set up their own Internet Service Provider or
administer a corporate network. What folks want to know is “Can I
run my favorite applications on Linux? Is it user-friendly?” The
answers to these questions are “maybe” and “not exactly.”