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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: January 9, 2012
Claudio has designed some art which describes the history of Debian GNU/Linux structurally and with some statistics. It is interesting to see how it has grown. There is some debate about use of the “testing” branch by ordinary users. I … Continue reading
Ed Bott wrote, “Microsoft still controls roughly 90% of the PC market worldwide and is still the standard for business computing”. I can see where Ed Bott gets his information and it’s wrong on two counts: M$ is selling 50 … Continue reading
“The Android tablet market is already overcrowded, and the new products at CES 2012 aren’t improving the situation. Will Android tablets ever be adopted on a wide scale?”, wrote Scott Raymond Chuckle. The Android/Linux market is only overcrowded to those … Continue reading