"In its December gift guide, Consumer Reports rated new Intel
processors 'unspectacular' and touted '59,940 reasons to reconsider
Macs,' including Apple Computer's increased support ratings at a
time when satisfaction with desktop computers has declined
"While Macs are getting more attention, another
alternative--Linux--continues to be overlooked in
Windows-dissatisfaction discussions. The reason: Reviewers
typically don't run Linux boxes..."