Imagine an Android Phone Without Linux Inside

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Google has plans to replace Linux-based Android with its own built-from-scratch operating system, Fuchsia. Why? Mainly, it seems, to get away from the GPL. […]

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Heed the Prophet Stallman, oh Software Sinners!

Richard Stallman RMS

We’re reasonably certain this wasn’t written by the hand of any god. Then again, we haven’t personally met any gods, so how would we know? All we know for sure is that as some good book almost said, “The truth shall make you chuckle.” […]

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In the Depths of the Cloud, Open Source and Proprietary Leviathans Fight to the Death

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Just because open source is winning in the enterprise, that doesn’t mean that the proprietary folks have given up their old tricks. […]

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Dealing With Real-Life, Everyday Security Threats

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No one has ever been shot by a hacker who was breaking into their computer through the Internet. Not so for thieves coming in through the back door. […]

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No, Evil Hackers Aren’t After You

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Humankind has outgrown the need to have monsters hiding under our beds. Now we let them hide in our phones, computers and microwave ovens.

Roblimo’s Hideaway

OMG! I think I see a […]

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