Re: [News] OpenOffice.org Already Downloaded More Than 50,000,000 Times
On Fri, 27 Mar 2009 00:50:51 -0500, Terry Porter <linux-2@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Roy Schestowitz wrote:
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| Five months (163 days) since release, and OpenOffice.org 3.0 yesterday
| clocked up its 50 millionth download via
| OK, we know there are many good reasons why OpenOffice.org should be
| everyone?s desktop, but thi is still an extraordinary achievement.
The download pace DOUBLED!
That's 50 million users who won't be saving in a restricted, proprietary
*.doc or *.docx format.
50 Million users documents that will forever be readable.
50 million $700 payments *not* going to Microsoft.
35 BILLION DOLLARS!!!
That's a big hit in the bribery and graft, anti Linux corruption fund
And the FUDdite will tell you, presumably with a straight face, that
Microsoft isn't worried about OpenOffice.
My response to them. Bullshit, they aren't.
"There's a story there...somewhere"