A really interesting interview with the founding CTO of OLPC, also has particularly useful comparison information with the Intel Classmate.
“2009’s linux.conf.au will be held between the 19th and the 24th of January at the University of Tasmania’s Sandy Bay campus.” Yay! Website includes bid document and other stuff about lca2009 in Tasmania! Looking forward to it!
â€œRed Hat 5 will link Linux with Microsoft and allow FCS forces to link with other brigade combat teams,â€ the Army official said. â€œThis will be an interim solution because over the long haul, eventually all of the Armyâ€™s networks will be Linux-base
“Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer believes the software giant needs to spend more on marketing in order to sell more copies of Vista” – reminiscent of a Dilbert comic where the product not working could be sold with just a little marketing
Welcome to my blog. It goes back a while and has my thoughts on all things technology, open government, FOSS and freedom. May contain traces of silliness and martial arts.
Check out my Gov 2.0 (open government) posts. They represent the bulk of my thinking and work at the moment.
These thoughts are my own.
Important posts & links
- Online Culture: Unicorns and Doom
- Gov 2.0: Where to begin
- Creating Open Government (for a Digital Society)
- Internet, government and society: reframing #ozlog & #openinternet
- Speech from Nethui on Open Government and Gov 2.0
- Public engagement: more customer service than comms
- Cloud computing: finding the silver lining
- Vivek Kundra and some lessons learnt about tech in gov
- Society 5 project
- OKFestival 2012: Open Data, Open Gov & Open Science
- Privacy and Internet Policy at Internet Governance Forum Australia
- Distributed Democracy project
- Personal submission to the Productivity Commission Review on Public Sector Data on
- Gather-ing some thoughts on societal challenges on
- Technocracy: a short look at the impact of technology on modern political and power structures on
- Pia, Thomas and little A’s Excellent Adventure – Week 3 on
- Pia, Thomas and Little A’s Excellent Adventure – Week 1 on
Archive – blogging since 2003