Daily Archives: May 16, 2014

“Format C:” Still Lives

Emory University accidentally used the awesome power of automated provisioning of software to computers on its network to blow itself out of the water.“A Windows 7 deployment image was accidently sent to all Windows machines, including laptops, desktops, and even … Continue reading

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Cloud-computing Has A Silver Lining For FLOSS

While we potential users may argue the pros and cons of “Cloud Computing”, those who provide cloud-computing solutions are having to work hard for a living. That’s a pleasant change to having to pay the asking price to a monopolist, … Continue reading

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The Fate Of GNU/Linux In India

While governments and schools in India appear to be taking advantage of GNU/Linux, the growth of GNU/Linux as estimated by StatCounter is glacial.“The controversial Hindu nationalist leader Narendra Modi has won a historic landslide election victory in India, the world’s … Continue reading

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