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‘Microsoft Porting Apps to Linux’

WinInfo is reporting that Microsoft is porting its applications to Linux. ‘Microsoft will leverage Linux as an entry point to Windows, “in the same way it does with the Macintosh version of Office.” Microsoft’s plans notwithstanding, the consensus is that still have a ways to go before they realize the dream of running Windows applications on Linux. But make no mistake: This work is happening, and it’s happening now.’ We live in interesting times.