Linux : The cool factor
Mar 04, 2009, 06:03 (3 Talkback[s])
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"Most people see apple stuff as cool, and Linux as
complex and for geeks or highly technical people.
"Linux users know this is not how things things really are, my
grandmother can use Linux and the coolness of apple is only
marketing hype. While I must say apple sometimes builds very nice
looking hardware. You pay a lot for design with apple, it's
absolutely the high end of the market. I believe if more people
knew how cool you can be with a Linux system, it could convince
more people to use Linux and open source. Therefore I'm planning
writing a series of articles on Linux coolness.
"I'll kick off today with compiz:"