Daily Archives: February 10, 2011

Non-free Software Provide Multiple Points of Failure

I am often accused of encouraging use of GNU/Linux and thin clients with a single point of failure vulnerability, the server or network. Non-free software, however provides multiple points of failure like the recent patch from M$ that knocked off … Continue reading

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Egypt: 2011-2-10

The army is stepping up to get on top of the situation. Mubarak has promised to “make a statement” today. Speculation is that the military will run an interim government. Let us hope that this is not just the installation … Continue reading

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Look Out, World

China has been going great as a producer of infrastructure and commodities in IT but the new 5 year plan is all about taking leadership. They plan to invest $1.53 trillion in tech including “next generation” IT. They plan to … Continue reading

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