Daily Archives: July 16, 2010

Respecting the GPL in Droid X

Motorola has incorporated a “security” feature in Droid X smartphones. This is not unusual in the world of non-free software but this is Android which is Free Software. Distributors of Free Software permit the user to run, examine, modify and … Continue reading

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Time to Get Rid of That Other OS

I got rid of that other OS personally for failure to function. It seems these days vulnerabilities are a bigger motivation. The latest outrage is an attack that exploits another form of “autorun” for shortcuts/links on USB drives. That other … Continue reading

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