Daily Archives: April 10, 2013

Wintel Contracts Sharply – IDC

“Worldwide PC shipments totaled 76.3 million units in the first quarter of 2013 (1Q13), down -13.9% compared to the same quarter in 2012 and worse than the forecast decline of -7.7%, according to the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly … Continue reading

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Desktop GNU/Linux: The Dream is Alive

Despite all the FUD M$ and Apple-fans spread, Desktop GNU/Linux is alive and well. The widely referenced web statistics are a poor measure of Desktop GNU/Linux adoption. They either count unique visitors which is warped by NATing firewalls in organizations … Continue reading

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M$ and Friends Complain To EU That They Can’t Compete With Google

M$ can’t compete with Google in any way so they complain that Google excludes them from mobile search. That’s clearly not true as FaceBook recently demonstrated by reskinning Android/Linux. It’s FLOSS, twits. You can run, modify, examine and redistribute the … Continue reading

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