Canada is my country. I’m proud of it. It’s huge, diverse, clean, and full of kind people. While Canadians occasionally make a mess of things, they tend eventually to try to fix things up. I have that feeling about use of GNU/Linux, that I feel is the right way to do IT. Canadians tend to lag USAians in some trends (GNU/Linux) and sprint ahead of them in others (Medicare). The GNU/Linux situation seems to be improving, according to StatCounter:
As you can see, there is a pattern developing. When the university/college students get out for the summer, there is a burst of activity, and it’s increasing. When the grade-school students go back to school in the fall, there is a burst of activity, and it’s increasing. When the grade-school students get their break at Christmas, there is a burst of activity, and it’s increasing. Page-views were higher in 2014 than in 2013 except for a few days. I like it. 😉 I expect 2015 will be a wonderful year.