When chatting with non-Linux folks about Linux, the question that normally comes up is “why are they [the developers] doing all of this for free?”. Up until a few days ago, I didn’t really understand it myself, so I had difficulties in explaining it. I stumbled upon the following video which might give an explanation to that question:
Now, whenever somebody asks, I’ll be able to simply point ‘em to the video (or paraphrase it)! I found it to be easy to understand and fun to watch. I hope you enjoyed it as well. RSA Animate did a good job on this one.