" Under urging from Intel Corp., TransMedia's Glide online
applications suite--an emerging competitor to Microsoft
Office--will gain a Linux desktop client in January of next year
plus a Linux version of its back-end infrastructure during the
March 2007 timeframe.
"Earlier this month, TransMedia rolled out Glide 2.0, a major
update to the company's online application environment for
multiplatform PCs and mobile devices.
"In a meeting during last week's Digital Life Expo, TransMedia
CEO Donald Leka told LinuxPlanet that TransMedia now plans to
release a Linux client in January. The upcoming client will offer
similar functionality to an existing client for Apple's OS