Linux In The News

Desktop Linux Now Has its Highest Market Share Ever
There has been an upsurge in the desktop Linux market share which has seen a rise to 3.37% in the latest statistics on Net Market Share for operating systems. Linux market share has witnessed a steady increase, especially in the last two summer months.
By Derick Sullivan M. Lobga https://itsfoss.com/linux-market-share/ | September 5, 2017

Reasons Why You Should Replace Windows With Linux Mint
If you are looking for an alternative to Windows, look no further. In this article, I’m going to share with you why Linux Mint can be a good alternative to Windows users.
By Mohd Sohail http://www.linuxandubuntu.com | 8/14/2017

Windows 10 is making too many PCs obsolete
Windows 10 will be supported until Oct. 14, 2025 — unless your computer has a Clover Trail CPU. Then, you’re out of luck.
By Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols Computerworld | JUL 24, 2017 4:00 AM PT

Microsoft Builds In Unnecessary Code / Programming Complexity For Their Own “Business Reasons”
by Keith Felgemacher http://linuxmintnow.com 5/4/17

Daimler Jumps on Linux Bandwagon
by Christine Hall http://windowsitpro.com 3/24/17

German automaker Daimler indicates that it’s betting much of its future on Linux by investing in two Linux projects.

Desktop Linux the best it’s ever been—and keeps getting better
by http://www.networkworld.com 3/15/17

While users of proprietary operating systems suffer with new, slower, buggier, more spy-filled systems, Linux users are enjoying better performance and more support.

What’s Happening With Linux in Munich?
by https://fsfe.org 3/1/17

After reading this article it doesn’t look like it’s a done deal that the Munich government is going to switch back to Microsoft Windows from Linux.  Stay tuned, there is a lot of public pressure to keep Linux in place.