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Has Dell�s Marketing Team Lost Their Marbles?

Jul 28, 2010, 06:04 (0 Talkback[s])
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"One of the most amazing things about the IT industry is some of the braindead things some companies publish on their public blogs. Recently, Dell has went back and forth from basically saying that Ubuntu is a better choice than Windows, and then saying the opposite. This was perfectly fine at first, until they published what I assume to be their final word on the subject, and it offers little to no valid evidence in either direction, and actually makes them look stupid in the process.

"Of course, this is old news now, but I didn't get a chance to write about it until recently. Dell posted the following breakdown of Windows vs Linux on their blog, which I grabbed a screen-shot of in case they decided to change it again:"

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