it's good news for Microsoft
Not only. At least we'll have less and less outdated browsers and insecure machines.
I keep wondering how Linux could become as good as it is, with a coordinator being a person like Torvalds
Well you must have no much management experience, or at least not the management of a team you never meet in person, you don't choose, and which basically has no working obligation. The Linux kernel is one of the best (the best?) thing that happened for the OS community.
We're all grown-ups here.
4.8 was even worse
Gosh! I'm using 4.6!
I think we'll see more and more international organizations/companies migrating from US company products.
The problem is not using US products, the problem is having to use the expensive MS Office suite specifically.
Why won't sharks eat lawyers? Professional courtesy.