Daily Archives: December 20, 2013

The Untold Story

If you look at StatCounter’s charts, you would think that */Linux has dropped off the map in USA. All that’s happened is that “8.1” has crept up a bit… Yep, “8.1” is more important than “other” (SARCASM!). Well, I can … Continue reading

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EU Using “Carrot And Stick” Approach To Modernize And To Maintain IT

The EU is formalizing ways of standardizing IT. “Standards and technical specifications in ICT ensure interoperability and promote open ICT ecosystems.” Their consensus is described in a document, Rolling Plan On ICT Standardisation Some highlights: They want to standardize environmental … Continue reading

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Oh, Canada, Why Aren’t You Standing On Guard For GNU/Linux?

I am sad at this moment that Canada lacks the gumption of many European, South American, African and Asian countries to use more FLOSS. It’s the right way to use IT. Even our neighbour to the south uses more FLOSS … Continue reading

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