Daily Archives: January 7, 2012

Many Eyes, Many Heads

One of the advantages of FLOSS (Free/Libre Open Source Software) is that it’s not created and distributed in the vacuum of a heavily EULAed/binary/closed environment and anyone can examine the code. This has the obvious effects that, programmers know their … Continue reading

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OLPC Gets it Right, Finally

The OLPC (One Laptop Per Child) was a fine concept but plagued with errors and distractions. The major distraction was having Wintel involved in any way. The prime motivation of Wintel is to make money for Wintel partners not to … Continue reading

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