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All political theories assume, of course, that most individuals are very ignorant. Those who plead for liberty differ from the rest in that they include among the ignorant themselves as well as the wisest.

— F.A. Hayek

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Oracle Virtual Box

20th Feb 2014 - 01:03am Product Reviews
In the good old days, when you want to play with multiple OS, you have to have multiple computers. I still remember the time I have a Windows machine sitting next to a Linux box. Then a little bit later, multi-boot allows the same computer running…

The Strange Birth and Long Life of Unix

7th Dec 2011 - 10:18pm News Clips
Who said history is boring? This is a very interesting history of the world’s most important operating system.The classic operating system turns 40, and its progeny abound By Warren Toomey, IEEE Spectrum, December 2011 They say that…

Windows 7

2nd Oct 2010 - 10:45pm Product Reviews
I have been hanging on my Windows XP for many years, much longer than my usual upgrade cycle. Everybody hates Vista, so I follow the crowd and skipped a generation of the Microsoft OS. Now I have a new computer, it’s time to upgrade to the…

Google OS

8th Jul 2009 - 12:55pm News Clips
Everyone has been speculating for years Google is going to make their own OS. Finally the rumor is confirmed. Now the question is whether the Google OS will fall flat like Android, or would be just Android in disguise?…