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Just crawled out from under my rock and am 100% totally new to the concept of LINUX.
If I dumped MS and went to LINUX could I still run programs like I-tunes, MagicJack telephone, etc...? How about internet browser? What is available? Living overseas, I rely on my Slingbox to keep up on America everything. Will that pgm run on LINUX?
Thank you all very much for tolerating my newbie questions.
Distribution: Debian Sid AMD64, Raspbian Wheezy, various VMs
iTunes may work under WINE but it is extremely unlikely that you will be able to use it to administer an iPhone, iPad or any other iDevice.
I think somebody on here mentioned using MagicJack under WINE but, personally, I expect things running under WINE to break with no notice and wouldn't trust WINE for anything I need.
As for Browsers, see previous posts -- many browsers are available for Linux. Adobe Flash also works, at least for now...