You know FLOSS has become mainstream when the local newspaper touts FLOSS…
The Winnipeg Free Press reported a wire news service article with these snippets on OS usage in global smart phone shipments:
“â€” Android (Google Inc.) â€” 104.8 million units, 68.1 per cent share (46.9 per cent a year earlier)
â€” Windows (Microsoft Corp.) â€” 5.4 million units, 3.5 per cent share (2.3 per cent a year earlier)”
Chuckle… The message is clear for hundreds of thousands of ordinary people in a city of 700K people, the world can make its own OS and does not need M$. Can the end of monopoly on the desktop be far?