November 30, 1999

The penguin on your desktop

Author: JT Smith

CanadaComputes.com has an article on how the price of Windows may drive more users to Linux, with a Windows XP-loaded system $450 more than a system without it. "The changing circumstances of Linux for personal computers has as much to do with the goings on at 1 Microsoft Way as it has with the continued maturation of Linux. Note that while overall PC hardware costs are falling, Microsoft has been raising its prices, such that a Windows OS has become a significant part of the total cost of a desktop PC."

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