Daily Archives: April 25, 2013

Counting the Costs of Staying With Non-Free Software

“Switching a basic government desktop PC configuration to open source, for example, will save some 5000 euro per desktop per year, Cenatic’s model shows. The calculation can be tweaked by changing the figures for migration costs, downtime, maintenance, consultancy and … Continue reading

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Galaxy S4 Exploding In The Market

“Samsung has claimed that it is likely to run out of its new Galaxy S4s and is facing overwhelming global demand.” see Samsung claims it will struggle with Galaxy S4 demand – Caught off guard Sheesh… I know a guy … Continue reading

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Open Revolution

As if we didn’t already know that FLOSS is the right way to do IT, a survey shows it’s gone far beyond lowest cost of IT… "It’s been recognized that software is eating the world. Our seventh annual Future of … Continue reading

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Reliable Windows PC? Not On This Earth.

I was reading an article on reliability of PCs with that other OS. Surprising data? If you want the most reliable machine running that other OS, get a machine from Apple and run that other OS in a virtual machine. … Continue reading

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