Check this out -- you can get a refund for your Windows install on a new PC.
"UK freelancer Dave Mitchell bought a new Dell laptop, replaced its copy
of Windows with Linux - and got money back from Dell for never using
the Microsoft OS."
Posted at 08:04 AM in Linux, Windows | Permalink
ComputerWorld has an article about the pros and cons of continue the upgrade trail with Vista and Office 2007.
I've been talking about this for a while. Upgrading to Vista or Microsoft Office 2007 or both is not to be undertaken lightly.
Here's the deal in a nutshell.
So....what works for you and your organization?
Note: If you're a school or otherwise on a limited budget, are you sure that's the best way to spend the money, especially on the hardware you have now? Here's a blog from a Vista beta tester, The Tech-Savvy Teacher.
Posted at 07:31 AM in Linux, Microsoft Office, Open source, OpenOffice, Switching to OpenOffice, Windows | Permalink