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Tux Machines (TM)-specific
Women...Have you not understood the key to the issue at hand? Does one need to point out the solution to this problem?
OIN appears to be in a "FAT busting" mood. Maybe you can help?
"I'm a Mac" ... "I'm a PC" ... "We're Linux" ... Why???
Its that time of year again! Merry Fearmongering everybody!
The web is filled with so many views and opinions about Linux, that its simply mindnumbing to even try to read it all. The time spent should be focused on actual coding and coming up with new, practical ideas that are of use to most people.
Is there a conspiracy as to why this format war is going nowhere? Or a real insidious plan?
A discussion of one of the biggest obstacles facing a "Windows to Linux" transition.
I guess there is some honesty in Nigeria after all...
It took about a week, but the government of Nigeria stepped in: "We are sticking with that platform," said the official.
Who should we trust? Are the numbers, right?
Don't you get the feeling that Microsoft isn't all that serious about interoperability to begin with, and everything they do has a catch behind it all?
Life throws us curve balls, but how we react or respond to a given situation is what really matters.
Its amazing what people are willing to do for ad-dollars nowadays. Don't fall for the trick that tech journalists use!
Kaspersky Labs (maker of the infamous KAV for Windows), has started what I call their "annual fearmongering initiative".
It appears about this time of year, when they release their so-called "Look everyone! We found a proof of concept malware that does something nasty to *insert opensource solution name here*" press releases.
This is to clear up a mis-interpretation.
Remember all those articles around the web that claim "This year might be the year for the Linux desktop" ? Honestly, should we really care? Shouldn't we let the user decide from themselves? Aren't they the final decider in all this?