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My MissionMy observations and opinions about IT are based on 40 years of use in science and technology and lately, in education. I like IT that is fast, cost-effective and reliable. I do not care whether my solution is the same as yours. I like to think for myself.
My first use of GNU/Linux in 2001 was so remarkably better than what I had been using, I feel it is important work to share GNU/Linux with the world. I have been blessed by working in schools where students and school systems have benefited by good, modular software easily installed in most systems.
I have shown GNU/Linux to thousands of students and hundreds of teachers over the years and will continue in some way doing that until I die in spite of the opposition.
Daily Archives: May 12, 2011
Gaddafi sent small fast boats to attack Misrata in the dark. They were repelled by NATO vessels. Gaddafi’s artillery on the land fired at the NATO vessels. This artillery duel marks an escalation by Gaddafi and no doubt will require … Continue reading
Facebook has been caught astroturfing Google. It sounds like a plot right out of the “Technological Evangelism” playbook of M$. Why is it that large powerful businesses feel the need to mess with competition? I hope this results in prosecution. … Continue reading
Recent numbers from IDC for shipments of smart phones reveals that after HTC and Samsung, the top growth leaders, “others” is right in there with 147% growth in Q1 from last year. This shows the diversity of the smart phone … Continue reading
“Global sales of Android-based smartphones are expected to grow from 60 million units in 2010 to 180 million units in 2011 and over 400 million units in 2014, according to Sony Ericsson vice president and CTO Jan Uddenfeldt.” That’s almost … Continue reading
A runner can run at top speed for a short time before readily accessible resources are depleted. The same is true of the IT industry. The small (not-so-)cheap computers are selling so fast that suppliers of components are going flat … Continue reading