Daily Archives: February 6, 2014

US Government Might Do Away With That Other OS

“Federal guidelines are clear: when an agency identifies a weakness in its IT security, officials must record the problem, find a way to fix it, and assign themselves a deadline for completion”Taken literally, this admonishment means that the US government … Continue reading

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Hosting Providers Know A Real OS When They See One

A real OS doesn’t limit what you can do with your hardware and it doesn’t charge you extra for doing what you want. GNU/Linux is a real OS. Just ask the hosting providers. On Netcraft’s list of 47, 1 uses … Continue reading

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Smartphones And Other Small Cheap Computers Can Do it All?

Display Search has a blog entry about the future of computing. “How will the smartphone differentiate itself from mobile PCs and tablets, aside from screen size?” “What are smartphone makers working on to advance the smartphone revolution? How does the … Continue reading

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