growth

warning: Creating default object from empty value in /home/www/drupal/drupal-6.19/modules/taxonomy/taxonomy.pages.inc on line 34.
20

Rise of Linux Powered Devices

http://pclinuxos2007.blogspot.com

Though linux still doesn't win consumer desktops sitting barely on 2% of the systems, it's surprisingly merging on the mobile devices, gadgets and various other small-form factor computers.

Read more »
Sun's picture
Created by Sun 4 years 17 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 17 weeks ago
Category: Industry   Tags:
21

The Corporation has gone Open Source

http://www.itworld.com

While Microsoft and friends are doing their best to hide Linux and open-source software from the public, businesses have been adopting Linux and open-source faster than ever.

Read more »
industrialmachine's picture
Created by industrialmachine 4 years 17 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 17 weeks ago
Category: Business   Tags:
20

Firefox To Make History, About To Surpass IE in Europe

http://www.conceivablytech.com

August has arrived. Time for a browser market share update. There is quite a bit of news this month, which, depending on your view, can be modified in virtually any direction you prefer. Microsoft likes the version in which IE has gained market share and pushed back Firefox and Chrome.

Read more »
zepplin's picture
Created by zepplin 4 years 18 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 18 weeks ago
Category: Industry   Tags:
23

Meego marches forward on handsets and tablets

http://www.h-online.com

Nokia has confirmed that it now plans to release a preliminary version of its MeeGo platform for handsets on the 30th of June. A demo video of a pre-alpha version of MeeGo 1.1 for tablets has appeared online

Read more »
smithers's picture
Created by smithers 4 years 24 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 24 weeks ago
Category: Industry   Tags:
35

Why GNU/Linux is Unmatched – and Unmatchable

http://www.h-online.com

Glyn Moody takes a look at the unstoppable momentum of GNU/Linux and why the freedoms imbued in GNU/Linux make it unmatched in hardware support

Read more »
brian1977's picture
Created by brian1977 4 years 26 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 26 weeks ago
Category: Community   Tags:
21

Linux makes gains as Windows and Mac OS slip

http://www.zdnet.com

Data by web metrics firm Net Applications shows that while both Windows and Mac OS lost usage share in May, Linux made a small gain.

Read more »
bruce.almighty's picture
Created by bruce.almighty 4 years 28 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 28 weeks ago
Category: Industry   Tags:
29

Has the Irresistible Rise of OpenOffice.org Begun?

http://www.computerworlduk.com

New figures from webmasterpro.de show surprisingly high market share for OpenOffice.org around the world - peaking at 22% in Poland and Germany. Has the rise of OpenOffice.org to become a true rival to Microsoft Office begun?

Read more »
tisha's picture
Created by tisha 4 years 44 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 44 weeks ago
Category: Industry   Tags:
23

Why Ubuntu server installations will surge in 2010

http://www.itworld.com

While desktop Ubuntu shines as the leader among Linux distributions, with analysts estimating their share up to 95 percent of the Linux desktop market, Ubuntu's server version lags.

Read more »
spambot's picture
Created by spambot 4 years 44 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 44 weeks ago
Category: Business   Tags:
23

New UK Survey: Free Software is Winning

http://boycottnovell.com

Free software (not necessarily libre but at the very least gratis) is increasingly adopted, based on a new study

Read more »
komrad's picture
Created by komrad 4 years 45 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 45 weeks ago
Category: Industry   Tags:
23

Android will soon trail only Symbian, says IDC

http://www.linuxfordevices.com

Android will trail only Symbian in mobile phone market share by 2013, according to IDC. Android phones such as the pictured Sony Ericsson Xperia X10, which is now heading for NTT DoCoMo, will grow 150.4 percent to 68.0 million units by 2013, but other Linux-based phones will struggle, says IDC.

Read more »
kaeser's picture
Created by kaeser 4 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Industry   Tags:
25

Linux market share grows vs. Windows and Mac OS X shrinkage

http://blogs.computerworld.com

We're told Linux is the only OS with a growing market share: Windows and Mac OS X actually shrank. The Net Applications report also shows Windows 7 already dwarfing all versions of Mac OS combined.

Read more »
caffienejunki's picture
Created by caffienejunki 4 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Industry   Tags:
18

Open source became big business in 2009

http://news.cnet.com

Open source has long been an important development methodology. The biggest surprise of 2009, however, was just how quickly it took center stage as a business strategy in the larger software economy.

Read more »
Schlongman's picture
Created by Schlongman 4 years 50 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 50 weeks ago
Category: Business   Tags:
17

2009 is the Year of the Linux-powered Smartphones

http://www.junauza.com

Although I don't consider 2009 as the year of the Linux desktop, most of you will probably agree with me that this is the year of the Linux-powered smartphones. We can mainly thank Android for this as its popularity and market share has been growing at a rapid pace.Gartner Inc. predicted that by 2012,

Read more »
aditiseth's picture
Created by aditiseth 4 years 50 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 50 weeks ago
Category: Industry   Tags:
20

Why GNU/Linux Has Already Won

http://boycottnovell.com

Where technical merits are considered rather than marketing and consumerism, GNU/Linux crushes the competition and continues to gain

Read more »
komrad's picture
Created by komrad 5 years 3 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 3 weeks ago
Category: Community   Tags:
20

Open Source Gets Bigger CeBIT Spotlight

http://ldn.linuxfoundation.org

The strong growth of open source in IT will be demonstrated with its prominent placement at the world's largest computer event, CeBIT 2010.

Read more »
fsq1984's picture
Created by fsq1984 5 years 3 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 3 weeks ago
Category: Industry   Tags: