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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: January 14, 2012
It’s always fun to see the school-yard bully take his lumps: ITC: Motorola does not violate Apple patents Oracle v. Google – Rock, Meet Hard Place Barnes & Noble Opposes Microsoft’s Motion for SJ on Patent Misuse Defense ~pj The … Continue reading
A recurrent theme seen here in comments and on the web is that the trends in IT are towards less general purpose computing and more specialization. e.g. tablets replacing PCs, cloud services replacing local applications, thin clients versus thick clients, … Continue reading