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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: May 3, 2012
I have been predicting for a while that Android/Linux would kick butt in tablets for 2012. It seems now that industry-players are seeing the same things: Apple is surrounded and out-numbered, Apple is not well-represented in many regions, M$ and … Continue reading
M$ has announced 29% average price hikes for “volume” licensing in the UK. The public sector and education are spared the increase, probably by throwing away their freedom again… Whether or not the cause is currency alignment or greed this … Continue reading