Rethinking OS

Do you remember the old saying that an elephant is just a mouse built by a committee?  Each year, we replace computers in our educational system.  It's always a shame; when the computers that we're replacing were new, they were the fastest, most powerful boxes in the system.  In their infancy, they were highly sought … Continue reading Rethinking OS


links for 2009-07-07

Uncovered: 350-year-old picture of dodo before it was extinct - Telegraph The drawing, which dates from the late 1600s, offers a rare insight into the appearance of the flightless bird that was the first recorded casualty of human interference in the habitat of other creatures. (tags: dodo image picture science extinction) Bad book covers There … Continue reading links for 2009-07-07