Daily Archives: January 30, 2017

Is The White House Filled With Stupid Or Just Bigoted People?

“During Monday’s briefing, Spicer read a statement about the attack that killed six people at the Islamic Cultural Centre of Quebec City, saying “we condemn this attack in the strongest possible terms.” He went on to say, “It’s a terrible reminder … Continue reading

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Oracle Too Expensive At Any Price

“Oracle’s new cloud licensing policy [PDF] says an AWS vCPU is now treated as a full core if hyperthreading is not enabled. A user renting two AWS vCPUS therefore needs to pay full freight for both, effectively doubling the number … Continue reading

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Zemlin On Trumpism

“Open source is a fundamentally global activity but America has always served as the hub for innovation and collaboration. Linux’s creator, Linux Foundation Fellow Linus Torvalds, immigrated to America from Finland and became a citizen. The Administration’s policy on immigration … Continue reading

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Trump Killing Jobs

“Wall Street’s post-election surge was built on hopes of a “pro-growth” agenda getting swiftly implemented. Investors bet big that Trump’s promises to slash taxes, unleash infrastructure spending and cut regulation would accelerate the sluggish American economy. But those hopes are already … Continue reading

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Bill Gates Does Some Good

“Bill Gates warned against denying climate change and pushed for more innovation in clean energy, during an event Friday at Columbia University in New York.” See Bill Gates warns against denying climate changeI hate Bill Gates. The harm he’s done to … Continue reading

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