a safe, virus free environment without having to run expensive
anti-virus software that slows PCs down
great open source software like Firefox and OpenOffice.org
an operating system that boots quickly and stays responsive after
years of use
"Of course there is a significant benefit for users who do not
select Ubuntu or another Linux distribution. The price of XP
crashed last year due to competition. So even if you bought a
netbook last year with XP - feel free to smile when you see an
Ubuntu PC. It’s amazing what an open market can achieve.
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