Daily Archives: February 14, 2013

50 Years Old And 12 Years Free Of M$: Ernie Ball

Ernie Ball celebrated 50 years of business in 2012. In 2000 they were raided by BSA’s goons and vowed to be free of M$. Now, 12 years later, they continue doing IT the right way with Free Software. see also … Continue reading

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Valentine From Steam for Linux

“Feb 14, 2013–Valve, creators of best-selling game franchises (such as Counter-Strike and Team Fortress) and leading technologies (such as Steam and Source), today announced the release of its Steam for Linux client. In celebration of the release, over 50 Linux … Continue reading

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City of Munich Hammers HP’s Report On Their Migration To GNU/Linux

It really bugs me when some ignorant person pronounces judgment on something which he does not understand. HP’s analysis of Munich’s cost of migration to GNU/Linux is like that… “The city’s IT department points out several errors in the published … Continue reading

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I Could Not Have Said It Any Better

Sometimes I weep at the lack of vision in IT as when someone says they are an “M$” shop… Sometimes I am pleasantly surprised as when Gartner blogged, “revolutions happen, when the “lower classes” do not want to continue in … Continue reading

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