Did Microsoft Pressure Dell to Change Ubuntu Statement?
Jun 20, 2010, 04:16 (21 Talkback[s])
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"The VAR Guy saw this coming. On June 10, The VAR Guy
was first to report Dell considered Ubuntu Linux safer than
Windows. But now, Dell has apparently updated its web site to
remove/alter that statement. Linux conspiracy theorists think
Microsoft pressured Dell to make the change. Is that really the
"Frankly, The VAR Guy doesn't know for sure. Our resident
blogger has requests for comment out to Dell, Microsoft and
Canonical — promoter of Ubuntu Linux."