"Zemlin begins his current blog entry with the words
"It is hard for the executive director of the Linux Foundation to
feel bad for Microsoft, but they are having a bad week..." He goes
on to itemize press reports from the past week that included
Microsoft or Linux. His first example is a front page story in the
Wall Street Journal about Microsoft's behavior toward its Linux
rival in southern Africa. Further entries relate to how the media
resonates with the "Windows 7" announcement and Microsoft's answer
to Cloud Computing with its Azure product.
"Zemlin's impression of the "Windows 7" announcement is that
it's "widely regarded as an attempt to right the wrong that is
Vista." He responds to the irritated reaction of the press to
Microsoft's cloud computing platform with "No licensing, pricing
and due date information. This for something that Amazon has
offered with a Linux-based solution for over a year on the EC2
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