It references a survey that claims to show that developers are moving away from Windows in increasing numbers.
I'd like to think this is true, but the final paragraph makes me doubt the quality of this research.
This is what it says:
Also, this sentence makes no sense at all to me:
The survey of 400 software developers and IT managers also found that despite Windows targeting is going backwards, Microsoft's system has remained steady as the development platform of choice.
Whenever a newspaper reports on anything I know anything about, it is invariably full of glaring inaccuracies. This fact makes me very suspicious of everything I read in the papers!
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Comment by Johann, on 6-Jul-2007 23:08
For more information about the topic you may check the recent Martin Fowler's blog:
Comment by Johann, on 6-Jul-2007 23:16
check the recent Martin Fowler's blog:
Comment by barf, on 7-Jul-2007 12:32
I actually found it easier to make a GUI application in GNU/Linux with Python and Glade than in Apple with Xcode. I'm not an expert software dev but Linux was definately easier to develop with for me.
Comment by taniwha, on 7-Jul-2007 20:37
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