"Many people still have the impression that Linux is about servers and typing commands in console. Well, that isn't all; Linux is being used on the desktop more and more.
Why ? Here are some reasons.
Everybody likes music. The technology lets people listen to high-quality music on audio CDs. But if they aren't using a computer, they are missing a lot. Why change the CD
because you want to listen to other albums? Lots of songs can be stored on the hard drive or CD-ROMs." Read more at LinuxGazette.