Why Google and Ubuntu don't say “Linux”

Posted by vainrveenr on Jul 4, 2012 2:08 PM EDT
ZDNet; By Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols
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The most popular mobile operating system is Android. One of the most popular non-Windows operating systems is Canonical's Ubuntu. And, Google's is really pushing its Chrome OS-powered Chromebooks in the retail market. What does all this have in common? Each operating system is based on Linux and neither Google nor Canonical is mentioning that fact.

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