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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: October 5, 2012
Great! M$ has been suing the world over FAT and now one of the leading OEMs has developed a new file-system that is much better. This could catch on quickly with Android/Linux and spread to other gadgets that run GNU/Linux. … Continue reading
Sharing works. City governments certainly aren’t competitors and sharing the costs of software development works for them. “The French city of Arles is content with the savings that it made by switching to free and open source enterprise applications. The … Continue reading