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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. 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. Now that I'm retired I still use GNU/Linux on every computer in my home except the smartphones which run Android/Linux.
Lately, I've been giving lots of thought to the world I inherited and which I will leave to my descendants. I'm planting grass, trees, flowers and vegetables in my large lot and I've ordered a Solo EV. I plan to charge my Solo by means of a tracking solar array. Life is good if you have a purpose. I do.
Daily Archives: November 17, 2010
“A shareholder proposal to set up a board committee for environmental sustainability failed. Harrington Investments, a small firm in California’s Napa Valley, supported the plan. “It’s extremely important that the directors recognize that sustainability, environmental sustainability, is a criteria for … Continue reading
The bottleneck of retail shelves is at last opening. I was replying to a troll on LinuxInsider when I did some digging and found retail shelves at Kmart in the USA and even in my nearest city, Winnipeg, with GNU/Linux … Continue reading