Linux Is Good for You, Part 0: Introduction

This small series is the result of a week of intensively testing a number of Linux–based operating systems. It was inspired by two of my “digital heroes” (totally unbeknown to them, though): Molly E. Holzschlag, one of the women who constantly stir and shake to make the web open and a nicer place to visit, and Linus Torvalds, the man who proved that computers may work efficiently — if only the software running them is written properly. Read more…

Pride and Prejudice

Just the other day, I happened upon a YouTube video by a young fellow who obviously not only lacks “identity” (which is why he calls himself an “identitarian”, I assume; I hear he is even the leader of one such branch of this ridiculous movement), but also orientation (in more than one respect, I suspect), and — worst of all — any sense of decency and reason. Read more…