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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: May 19, 2014
For years, I have held that GNU/Linux and FLOSS is good enough for 80-90% of users generally and 100% in many cases.“There is no point having a perfectly fitting system which some employees donâ€™t use. You just need a good … Continue reading
Several countries are having huge growth in shares of page-views for GNU/Linux desktops, according to StatCounter: Ethiopia is my favourite, with GNU/Linux having overtaken XP and pressuring “7”. Whatever the details that caused these hot-points, globally the same phenomenon is … Continue reading