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2/14/2014
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Which Desktop OS Are You? IT Pro Personality Quiz

You don't have time for cute little Facebook quizzes. But in your grizzled IT career, an OS or two has rubbed off on you: Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, or Chrome OS?

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Marilyn Cohodas
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2/14/2014 | 9:36:16 AM
I'm definitely a Chrome...or maybe none of the above
But "Post-modern... and live in the cloud?" Not really. Truth be told, my answers to a lot of the questions were "none of the above." Now what OS does that make me? 
RobPreston
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2/14/2014 | 10:02:11 AM
Re: I'm definitely a Chrome...or maybe none of the above
Color me Windows...for the most part. But Branson and Michael Buble?
Lorna Garey
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Lorna Garey,
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2/14/2014 | 10:12:35 AM
Re: I'm definitely a Chrome...or maybe none of the above
Come on, Buble is awesome!
Alison_Diana
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2/14/2014 | 10:49:40 AM
Re: I'm definitely a Chrome...or maybe none of the above
Right there with you, Marilyn. Who knew brushing your teeth at night or driving a Toyota hybrid (Camry, not Prius though!) could determine my OS?! Fun quiz, much better than the latest "pick a door" or "which Harry Potter character" quiz floating around FB. Sharing now!
Laurianne McLaughlin
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2/14/2014 | 10:56:57 AM
Curb Your Enthusiasm
I always saw Larry David as a Mac guy, not Windows. Hmmm.
CraigS731
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2/14/2014 | 11:58:46 AM
Which Desktop OS am I?
I am definitely a Linux user and I happen to KNOW the NSA is watching me! 

"Friends don't let friends use Windows."
CraigS731
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2/14/2014 | 12:01:35 PM
Re: I'm definitely a Chrome...or maybe none of the above
Chrome IS Linux, so you're a Linux user....

 oh, and Android is also Linux.
Lorna Garey
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2/14/2014 | 12:22:15 PM
Re: I'm definitely a Chrome...or maybe none of the above
Isn't everything, really, when you come right down to it? :-D
TerryB
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2/14/2014 | 12:55:13 PM
Re: Linux since 2002
Man you are irritating. Wouldn't your company save money by firing you and actually paying InfoWeek for RoboLinux advertising? Get a real job, please.
TerryB
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2/14/2014 | 12:58:07 PM
Re: I'm definitely a Chrome...or maybe none of the above
I've been doing this so long that answering a quiz like that would scream "green screen mainframe timesharing".

Not a lot of arguments over emulators back in those days....  :-)
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