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Submission + - Has Linus Torvalds won the long battle with Microsoft? (

sfcrazy writes: The father of Linux, Linus Torvalds, once said, "If Microsoft ever does applications for Linux it means I've won."

Microsoft yesterday released one of its cash cows Microsoft Office for Android. Since Microsoft has a very vague idea of what users want and is suffering from lock-in, the apps is just an Android front end of Office 365 and is accessible only by the paid users. There are already quite a lot of office suites available on Android including Office Pro, QuickOffice and KingSoft so Microsoft will have to struggle there.

Still it's a Microsoft core application coming to Linux.

So, it looks like Linus has won.

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Has Linus Torvalds won the long battle with Microsoft?

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