Daily Archives: September 15, 2012

Costs Drive Adoption of FLOSS by Government of Kenya

Business Daily Africa may still not understand FLOSS but Katherine Getao does: “Katherine Getao, the ICT secretary at the directorate of e-Government, said it costs a government agency about Sh237 million per annum to acquire and upgrade copyrighted software. “Initially … Continue reading

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Canadian Teacher Suspended and Fired for Giving Marks of 0 for Work Not Done

Of course this is upsetting for the teacher and his students but I had to chuckle when I read the letter of dismissal: The guy was suspended for giving marks of 0 for work not done in spite of instructions … Continue reading

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