AP/CNN: Asia ‘To Show Linux-Based System’

“A partnership of companies from Japan, China and South Korea
will unveil a new Linux-based operating system for local markets
later this week in Beijing to challenge Microsoft Corp.’s
dominance, a news report said Wednesday.

“The new software, called Asianux 2.0, will be introduced
Thursday and was developed by Japan-based Miracle Linux Corp.,
China’s Red Flag Software Co. and Haansoft Inc. of South Korea, the
Nihon Keizai newspaper said…”