Daily Archives: March 21, 2011

M$ Sues Over Android/Linux

M$ is suing folks for using Android/Linux to make a few dollars and to annoy people.

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BG: Let’s Enslave The World

Bill Gates lets on that he is a philanthropist but reading some of his e-mails shows quite a different story. Here’s one about dealing with Intel, you know, the other part of Wintel: “From: Bill Gates Sent: Sunday, June 09, … Continue reading

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Stupid Phones

On the weekend, I attended a funeral far out in the rural area of southern Manitoba. My wife put her cell-phone in my hand as I was departing, saying “Take my cell-phone in case you need to make a call…”. … Continue reading

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Almost Small Enough PC

The Register has a review of a small cheap PC. It comes with FreeDOS and Atom but it burns 21W and has a fan. The reviewer got no sound after installing Ubuntu but there is a simple fix here. see … Continue reading

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Hard Times for Hard Drives

The hard drive which is a basic component of many PCs and servers may be in short supply soon as a result of the “March 11 earthquake in northeastern Japan, which has severely damaged the plants of local HDD component … Continue reading

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