Regular readers may note that Linus Torvalds has pride of place in the quotation section of this endeavor. He's recently been interviewed by some e-zine I've not heard of.
Here's a quote:
I'm also a huge fan of SSDs, and the huge reduction in latency of storage technologies has some big impacts on OS performance. A lot of people end up spending a lot of time waiting for that traditional rotational media.
Pretty much what he said back in 2007. Let's get a move on.