Daily Archives: June 17, 2011

Counting PCs and Their OS

Forrester does it right. They examined hundreds of thousands of PCs used in business and identified the OS present. Whether their sampling is a proper sample from the universe of all business, I don’t know, but it is a darn … Continue reading

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Freedom DOES Matter

Many enemies of FLOSS trumpet the fact that end-users are not aware of software freedom and take for granted their computing environment. Their conclusion is that FLOSS cannot thrive because the bulk of the IT industry does not really care … Continue reading

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Chinese Production for IT

So much of our IT is produced in China that it is important to watch the trends there to see what will arrive on our retail shelves sooner or later. Some news from DigitTimes: China is maxed out with power, … Continue reading

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