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Linux Desktop in Peril. Solution? Education.

Apr 17, 2009, 17:02 (6 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Ken Hess)

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"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 source software?"

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