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Chromebooks sell more than Macbooks in the US, Torvalds is happy!

We had very interesting market statistics regarding the use of Linux recently. Who commented on this fact was precisely the Linux kernel creator, Linus Torvalds, check out:

We had very interesting market statistics regarding the use of Linux recently. Who commented on this fact was precisely the Linux kernel creator, Linus Torvalds, check out:

The Year of Linux on Desktop

Although computer sales have been declining over time, we see laptop computers with increasing sales, an example of this is Macbooks, which continued to increase their sales in the US, but surprisingly Chromebooks had more sales than Macbooks in the world. in the first quarter of 2016.

Also read: Download Chromium OS to your computer.

Linus Torvalds commented on the subject on your Google+ page saying that "we can leave the 0 year joke of Linux on Desktop" aside, according to Linus Torvalds, the concept of computer is always changing and the Chromebooks, along with the concept they employ of cloud computing, seem to be the trend future. For Torvalds, 2016 is the year of Linux on the desktop, at least on "new generation" desktops. Not the first time Linus comments who wants to see Linux dominating on the desktop too.

See also: Check out Linus Torvalds interview at TED Talks

Once again we see Google, which made Linux the most widely used system in Smartphones, bringing Linux to the spotlight again on portable computers, who knows where we will get through them?

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