Daily Archives: February 3, 2014

Cambodia Is Rapidly Freeing Itself From Wintel

I was monkeying around on StatCounter today, when I discovered Canada/USA uses more IE browsers than Cambodia, a random Asian country. I had thought all of Asia was infected by XP, but no, it’s the small cheap computers running */Linux … Continue reading

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The Return of Bill Gates

“WSJ’s sources further claimed that Nadella had asked Gates to “spend more time on technology and strategy” to help ease him into the role – assuming Nadella will get the nod, that is, which is what most everyone is now … Continue reading

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That’s Not Lock-in. THIS is Lock-in

In my career I encountered many weird and wonderful lock-ins to Wintel. Some of them were quite bizarre, like the application that we needed because it opened certain files people were sending back and forth from HQ but no one … Continue reading

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