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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: August 28, 2011
Yet another worm is wreaking havoc around the world. First indications are that the malware comes in and starts on machines running that other OS with port 3389/tcp (RDP) open, and really weak passwords for “Administrator”. Of course, then all … Continue reading
Created by: MBA Online Clearly, Linux forms a good basis for IT, judging from the percentage shares in tablets and mobile IT in general. What’s wrong is that 0.79% share for “desktop”. That’s the nonsense spouted by M$ technological evangelists … Continue reading
One of the neat things about FLOSS (Free/Libre Open Source Software) is that instead of paying for licences, using organizations have better options: hiring people to develop the software, thus maximizing features desirable for the organization and feeding the local … Continue reading