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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 1, 2013
Some of us never examine the code we use on our computers, but the fact that the code may legally be examined with FLOSS (Free/Libre Open Source Software) is one of dozens of reasons to use FLOSS. Not only can … Continue reading
I came across a news item by IDC: PC Shipments to the Philippines in Q2 2013 Suffer Brunt of Peso Devaluation. They go on about how devaluation of the currency impacted shipments of legacy PCs to Philippines. The shocking thing … Continue reading