This seems to be a market stats day, so I thought I would mention the latest from OneStat:
OneStat.com ( www.onestat.com ), the number one provider of real-time intelligence web analytics, today reported that Microsoft’s Windows dominates the operating system market with a global usage share of 96.97 percent. The leading operating system on the web is Microsoft’s Windows XP with a global usage share of 86.80 percent.
The 10 most popular operating systems in the world on the web are: …
Here’s the top 6:
The magnitude of the Windows predominance on the Web isn’t really a surprise, although I would expect there are more of the older Windows versions tucked away doing non-Internet applications.