GNU/Solaris gaining speed

Quite some time has passed since SUN Microsystems announced to release core components of their Solaris operating under an open-source compatible licensing, thus opening doors wide for the Open Source community to adopt the system …

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cultural technology

After once again booting into the Copy4Freedom GNU/Linux Live CD this evening, I am once again ending thinking about technology and its role in culture and society and, probably this is a place as good …

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welcome: flock!

For all those who still haven’t found a browser of their choice, maybe the new kid on the block is what you’re looking for: Flock aims at being a web-browser / blogging / bookmark-keeping / …

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Patenter Irrsinn, Teil (n+1)

Na also, warum denn nicht gleich so: Wie uns gewisse Lobbyverbände seit geraumer Zeit einzureden versuchen, sind Patente auf Software, Algorithmen, Datenstrukturen und alles, was irgendwie im entferntesten damit zu tun hat, eine gute Sache. …

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IM is dead?

I remember quite well some years ago when slowly getting into both GNU/Linux and “the internet” as a whole bunch of interesting technologies and means of communication, I struggled quite a lot to get a …

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