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#Software #Piracy #Hurts #Linux #Adoption, #Research #Finds | TorrentFreak | # ! No way, …


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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.

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# ! … what ‘really’ (just) slows #GNU/Linux adoption
# ! (and, so, The #OpenSource in general)
# ! is the #BadPress by the side of the ‘Friends’ of The
# ! ‘Proprietary #Opacity’…

[ # ! This is just another ‘biased’ press #vane #try to
# ! #identify #opensource and ‘#crime’… or whatever.
# !😉

# ! See, for example:
# ! https://www.linuxjournal.com/content/nsa-linux-journal-extremist-forum-and-its-readers-get-flagged-extra-surveillance
# ! … or, my last entry on the topic (in Spanish) around some  Pe@ple trying to discredit:Linux itself
https://gonzalosangil.wordpress.com/2016/02/10/es-linux-una-realidad-meristation-consolas-la-prensa-convencional-dice/ …]

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About Gonzalo San Gil, PhD

- Shared Knowledge Technician (aka 'Journo'...) - #OpenSource c@nnector [& brave χ-tester] - [instructor:] Radio Production & (~Rock+) DJin' [Curriculum Vitae Experto en Sociedad de la Información y Entorno Cultural Titulación - Administrador de Sistemas Linux, IBM-CEIM 2012 - Técnico de Redes y Sistemas, MTAS-INEM 2007 - Doctor en CC de la Información-Periodismo UCM 2005 - Licenciado en Comunicación Audiovisual UCM 1991

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Gonzalo San Gil, PhD

Gonzalo San Gil, PhD

- Shared Knowledge Technician (aka 'Journo'...) - #OpenSource c@nnector [& brave χ-tester] - [instructor:] Radio Production & (~Rock+) DJin' [Curriculum Vitae Experto en Sociedad de la Información y Entorno Cultural Titulación - Administrador de Sistemas Linux, IBM-CEIM 2012 - Técnico de Redes y Sistemas, MTAS-INEM 2007 - Doctor en CC de la Información-Periodismo UCM 2005 - Licenciado en Comunicación Audiovisual UCM 1991

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