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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: July 12, 2011
SJVN writes about it and quotes some amazing statistics. Google+ is growing exponentially at a rate something like 1-2% per hour. At one point Google tried to block new memberships but folks still found a way around. I’ve seen what … Continue reading
M$’s biggest competitor is its large installed base of PCs. Most of them still run XP which will be supported until 2014. M$ has been pushing people to switch to “7”. A comment on an article about that: Boris the … Continue reading