Daily Archives: September 30, 2013

French Gendarmerie Goes To GNU/Linux: Progress Report

Long ago the French national police converted to FLOSS applications. They are phasing in GNU/Linux too: “The direct benefits of saving on licences are the tip of the iceberg. An industrialised open source desktop is a powerful lever for IT … Continue reading

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Another Monopoly Bites The Dust

When Nathan Myhrvold wrote that monopolies in IT were “natural” and that it was natural that M$ have a monopoly in desktop OS, he was clueless. Two decades later people were saying that about Apple and tablets but “During the … Continue reading

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