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The Rebirth of Linux

There were quite a few words on the death of Linux on the desktop lately, but people have been saying that for a long time now. In some ways Linux is dead, if you judge a liveliness of a platform by how much relevance it has to the mainstream consumer. That doesn’t, however, mean that a revival isn’t possible. And amidst all these death proclamations a few key trends are emerging that could actually signal a rebirth.