Daily Archives: August 20, 2012

Yet Another Government Adopting Free Software

Google’s translation: “The municipality of Vieira do Minho definitively adopted productivity software LibreOffice”. Motivations given include compliance with a law preferring FLOSS in Portugal, licensing costs and a desire to be free. Further, the move is “not only desirable but … Continue reading

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War of the Worlds – In Reverse

H G Wells’ War of the Worlds told of an invasion by Martians but now robotic warriors from Earth pummel the Martian surface with impunity… “A small, flat rock known as Coronation suffered the wrath of Curiosity’s laser when the … Continue reading

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