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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: June 25, 2011
The FUD attacking Android/Linux is getting stronger by the week, a sure sign that M$’s “technological evangelism” is being fired up: 2011-6-24 – Lawrence Latif – TheInquirer “
Both have revised their estimates for 2011. Gartner’s estimate has gone down from 6.2% to 5.1% growth whiel iSuppli’s estimate has gone up from 7% to 7.2% growth. They are growing apart while both agree that people are buying more … Continue reading
USPTO is reviewing Oracle’s patents and finding them full of holes. At this rate, Oracle may have nothing about which to sue Google long before anything gets to trial. So much for the Big Bad Wolf. At the same time … Continue reading