FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
January 2, 2007 -- LinuxQuestions.org is proud to announce that voting for the 2006 LinuxQuestions.org Members Choice Awards is now open. The Members Choice Awards allow the Linux community to select their favorite products in a variety of categories. Awards will be given out in 21 categories this year, including Distribution of the Year, Browser of the Year, Office Suite of the Year, Desktop Environment of the Year and Database of the Year. The polls will close on February 18th, with winners being announced shortly after. Last years winners include Ubuntu, Firefox, OpenOffice.org and MySQL.
"This is the 5th year we've done the LinuxQuestions.org Members Choice Awards, and we've had a record turnout each year. It's fantastic to be able to recognize quality Linux and Open Source projects for the hard work and effort they put in all year. We anticipate turnout this year will once again be record setting" said LinuxQuestions.org Founder Jeremy Garcia.
LinuxQuestions.org is a free, friendly and active Linux Community with over 270,000 members and over 2,500,000 posts. Founded in 2000 LQ offers forums, reviews, a Linux hardware compatibility list, a Linux knowledge base in wiki format, Linux tutorials, a free Linux download site, a Linux podcast, a Linux Radio show, a social bookmarking site, Linux screenshots, a Linux job marketplace and more. LQ has forums for everything from Linux Newbies to Linux in the Enterprise and has 25 officially recognized Linux distribution forums.