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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 18, 2012
Chuckle… Linus beats up on Nvidia for being difficult with Linux. For a figurehead of The Linux Foundation to criticize a Silver member of the foundation could have serious consequences. He even says “Nvidia, F U” combined with a rude … Continue reading
For decades, M$ and Intel have gotten away with hiding the price of a licence or a chip by bundling with vast majority of PCs sold retail or wholesale. In 2012 this huge burden has become unsustainable to OEMs who … Continue reading