Daily Archives: January 8, 2011

Intel: That Other OS is a Slow Dog

No, Intel did not say that but they did implied that other OS on ARM will give a disappointing experience. “In Salvator’s view, ARM may be just fine for such consumer experiences as those provided by Apple’s iPhone or any … Continue reading

Posted in technology | 9 Comments

Clouds and Freedom

RMS warns that clouds (Software As A Service) can be non-free. SaaS can essentially subvert Free Software by exploiting Free Software but because software is not distributed, cloud services are exempt from freeing the modified source code. For example, Google, … Continue reading

Posted in technology | 4 Comments

Matt Asay Does Not Get Freedom

“In sum, while it can certainly be profitable to initially focus on commoditizing an old market, successful open-source vendors will be those that learn to enter newly minted markets or innovate their own. Otherwise they’ll be left standing on the … Continue reading

Posted in technology | 6 Comments