Daily Archives: July 15, 2014

GNU/Linux Acknowledged As Valid Desktop OS In USA

I’ve known it for more than a decade but folks in USA are a bit slow to change… Today, the Vice-president of industry analysis at NPD stated, “Building on last year’s surprising strength, Chrome’s unit strength ahead of this year’s … Continue reading

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School’s Out For Summer In Ethiopia ;-)

Previously, I speculated that the abrupt growth in share of page-views on StatCounter attributed to GNU/Linux in Ethiopia might be connected to usage in schools there. Seems I was right because the marked plunge this week corresponds with the end … Continue reading

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FLOSS Is The Right Way

“a lot of children had never had any examples of programming. They’d used a computer, but in fact the computer had used them. They knew how a mouse worked, they knew how to save a spreadsheet, they knew how to … Continue reading

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Mozilla On Track To Sell 10M Firefox Smartphones

“Mozilla will launch a series of inexpensive Firefox OS smartphone models in the India market in July, with retail prices of up to US$50, according to company COO and Mozilla Taiwan CEO Gong Li.Mozilla initially launched Firefox smartphones in the … Continue reading

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