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Software Piracy Hurts Linux Adoption, Research Finds – TorrentFreak

New research suggests that software piracy has a detrimental effect on the adoption of Linux desktop operating systems. Piracy is one of the reasons why Windows has been able to maintain its dominant market position, making open source alternatives “forgotten victims” of copyright infringement. https://torrentfreak.com/software-piracy-hurts-linux-adoption-research-finds-160221/ Posted from WordPress for Android

Windows to celebrated 30th anniversary

Microsoft Windows celebrated 30th anniversary few days ago as Windows 1.0 was launched on 20 November 1985. Upon its debut, this operating system aimed at the general public had a new graphic interface which was relatively easy to use. It was the first foundation stone in the immense Windows edifice to come. Initially known as

Microsoft has developed its own Linux!

It seems that Satya Nadella’s Microsoft is a very different animal than earlier Microsoft, unafraid to use any technology if it gets the job done: Article Microsoft has developed its own Linux. Repeat. Microsoft has developed its own Linux reports that  Microsoft has developed its own Linux distribution to do Azure networking. Official Microsoft web