"The new year is less than a week old but the talk has already
begun. Yes, we are hearing that hackneyed old saw again--this will
be the year of the Linux desktop. Some so-called pundits say it
directly, some in an indirect manner but they aren't holding
"Those with a stake in something like this coming to
fruition--the biztech media, several so-called pundits and
businesses which stand to gain monetarily--are the ones behind this
rash of articles..."