IBM gets cool, with Linux’s help


Author: JT Smith

MSNBC has a story (yes the MS stands for Microsoft last time we checked) about IBM’s decision to embrace Linux. “You might call it high-tech’s odd couple – IBM’s
white shirts, ties and pocket protectors paired with the ripped
T-shirts of Birkenstock-wearing, free-software-loving Linux
programmers. But IBM has embraced the open-source
movement, and there’s evidence it’s more than just a mid-life


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