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Re: [vox] Article: "Brazil "just says 'No!'" to Microsoft"
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Re: [vox] Article: "Brazil "just says 'No!'" to Microsoft"



On Wednesday 15 September 2004 09:58 pm, Bill Kendrick wrote:
> 
> Brazil "just says 'No!'" to Microsoft
> http://www.desktoplinux.com/news/NS9000119646.html
> 
>   "National Public Radio (NPR) is airing a story about the Brazillian
>   government's initiative to migrate 40 percent of its computers to Free
>   Software such as Linux by 2006. The four-minute spot includes great
>   quotes from Brazillian government officials, including one likening
>   Microsoft's marketing tactics to those of a drug dealer."

Cool.  The NPR audio is here:

  http://www.npr.org/features/feature.php?wfId=3919175

which I was able to hear with RealPlayer 10 for Linux.

-- Rod
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