[Linux-aus] A Current Affair Report on MyDoom Tonight
robi at fluffyspider.com.au
Wed Feb 4 05:40:48 UTC 2004
> So blatant! The slant and subtle push to demonise the word "hacker"
> leave me speechless.
This is what having a press office is about. MS have one. FOSS
> When stories spill over into the mainstream concerning any sort of
> computing, why is just a M$ person or partner thereof called upon to
> make comment?
Its not just mainstream computing. That's simply the one that we're
focussed on right now.
Public causes are won and lost via media. The group (company /
organisation) with the biggest positive media presence wins.
Microsoft have a big fat media office with a big fat media budget. We
There is simply no one, with enough presense, representing Open Source
AS A WHOLE to call upon for comment.
That's why we need a media office. Now.
- Robi Karp
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