Daily Archives: January 23, 2012

Linux Takes Off on Wikimedia

With some provisos about the inherent unreliability of User-Agent analysis and logging Wikimedia report the following usage changes from 2011-11 to 2011-12: OS Nov (%) Dec (%) Windows 78.01% 74.20% Mac 8.41% 8.58% iPhone 3.65% 5.47% Linux 3.55% 4.44% iPad … Continue reading

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Wasting Time and Lives in Syria

The Arab League’s well-intentioned visits and discussions about the situation in Syria are doing nothing but wasting time and lives. There is no way the old regime and the opposition are going to form a “unity” government after so many … Continue reading

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Extremadura Goes All the Way

Extremadura was in the news years ago for rolling out a lot of GNU/Linux desktops overnight. Now that they have more experience and presumably a more complex system, they are going to a complete Debian GNU/Linux solution on all desktops … Continue reading

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