Monthly Archives: September 2006

Monoculture and the eventual open sourcing of Microsoft

The authors of this article are doing the right thing in putting an academic framework around the notion of how MS will survive against Linux. I hope the mention that they make about SCO being a Swiss company is not … Continue reading

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Philippine FOSS bill

It is wonderful to see efforts to introduce bills to mandate the use of FOSS. While I think FOSS is the way anything is to be done, a legally mandating FLOSS is probably not the best way forward. It would … Continue reading

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Philippine FOSS bill

It is wonderful to see efforts to introduce bills to mandate the use of FOSS. While I think FOSS is the way anything is to be done, a legal framework is probably not the best way forward. It would be … Continue reading

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The marching forward of Web 2.0

Wikimapia is an amazing idea to be able to place information directly on the google maps by the people living on earth. Yes, this exposes all the potential military secrets and governments would be even further stretched to censor maps. … Continue reading

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