Is 2008 the Year of the Linux Desktop?
Nov 17, 2007, 05:00 (13 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Joe Brockmeier)
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"No doubt you've heard the prediction before--'this is going to
be the year of the Linux desktop.' At the risk of being repetitive,
though, I'm going to go ahead and say it: 2008 really could be the
year of the Linux desktop.
"Yes, yes. I know--we've all heard this before. If I recall
correctly, 2001 through 2007 have also been 'the year of the Linux
desktop,' according to various pundits. Hear me out, though,
because it seems a few vendors are starting to get a clue about how
they can make Linux compelling..."