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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 7, 2013
“The Sakha agriculture ministry says 16,111 reindeer were savaged by wolves in 2012 – a 4.3% rise on 2011. That meant a loss to reindeer herders of more than 150m roubles (£3m; $5m), as each reindeer is worth about 10,000 … Continue reading
“Tablet PC shipments are expected to reach more than 240 million units worldwide in 2013, easily exceeding the 207 million notebook PCs that are projected to ship, according to NPD DisplaySearch see Tablet PC Market Forecast to Surpass Notebooks in … Continue reading
Mini-PC. “The Android Mini PC specifications as follows. 1.OS:Android 4.1 2.Main Chip:RK3066/1.6GHz Dual-core Cortex-A9 3.Memory:1GB DDR3(Option) 4.Storage:4-16GB Nand flash(Option) 5.Graphics Accelerator:2D/3D/Open GL ES2.0 And(power supply 5V 700mA) 6.Wifi:IEEE802.11b/g/n(Internal Sdio Wifi Module) 7.Micro USB 5pin: Standard Micro-5Pin USB OTG 2.0 And … Continue reading
“The contract is worth $617 million, DOD says. The Air Force estimates a cost avoidance of $50 million per year with the contract, and the Army says it will save $70 million per year. DISA says the overall savings will … Continue reading
NVIDIA GeForce® GPU with 72 custom cores Computational photography architecture LTE capability Quad-core ARM Cortex-A15s 28 nm lithography at 1.9gHz see Tegra 4 Super Chip Processors | NVIDIA. Life cannot get much better than this for mobile computing or computing … Continue reading