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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: March 23, 2011
I stumbled upon How You Know When Itâ€™s Time to Switch to Linux by Katherine Noyes. She has some good points: 1. Tired of Paying for Software 2. You’re tired of upgrading hardware. 4. You’ve seen one too many patch … Continue reading
Chuckle. M$ is just now letting some users have cut-and-paste, a feature of most desktops OS since they began. In the paper world, folks were cutting and pasting paper until the 1970s. Last year, I still saw teachers who were … Continue reading