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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 22, 2012
I have two conflicting views on top-down decisions in organizations like schools: sometimes the PHB messes up everything, or sometimes it’s necessary to break things. School’s out on this one, literally. The UK is commanding a new curriculum in high … Continue reading
The one creation of M$, bundling the OS with the PC, is getting tired. Prices are so low that it’s hard to hide a few dollars for the OS in a box. M$ wants to charge something like $50 to … Continue reading