Linux Desktop in Peril. Solution? Education.
Apr 17, 2009, 17:02 (6 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Ken Hess)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
[ Thanks to Ken Hess
for this link. ]
"I'm not quite ready to give up on Linux as a Desktop
operating system--though I feel that I'm in the minority on this
topic that grows mootier by the day. I think there's still a
glimmer of hope in the unlikeliest of places: Schools.
"I know it might sound crazy but it's true. Schools are
notoriously cash poor. They are also the perfect places to innovate
and stretch one's imagination to its limits. Children are very
creative and excited about anything that will help save money,
preserve the planet and help their schools. Believe it.
"What's more creativity inspiring than the concept of open