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Posted 03-02-2019 at 06:47 AM by schulidr (An open source user evolution)

I feel like I need to clarify a few things so I don't start coming across as some snooty open-source, anti-windows kinda-guy. Don't get me wrong, from now on I will probably always suggest Linux and open source to anyone who comes to me with a computer question, but I still recognize that Windows and Apple and any other proprietary type of Operating System is useful in many cases. I can't speak for the reliability of the Apple products, hardware or software, because it's always been a little out...
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Moving on part II

Posted 03-02-2019 at 06:46 AM by schulidr (An open source user evolution)

... and so one day I finally decided that I would just rid myself of any other operating system than Linux on my laptop. I had to have a backup plan though so I downloaded an iso of Windows 10 and copied that onto my external backup. If anything ever happened I could always return lol.

I had made the decision to make the leap, but what would I put on my laptop now that I was fully committed to Linux? I searched and read about dozens, probably hundreds of different Linux distributions,...
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For the Self Proclaimed :newbie: (in all;)

Posted 10-15-2013 at 09:44 AM by jamison20000e
Updated 04-04-2020 at 08:00 PM by jamison20000e

LQ gets voluminous amounts of (to ?any) "novice" inquires, with many frequented so here's more of some quick links from *we to you* best wishes and have fun.

Going to keep it short and simple, up to you how deep to go Untitled.png ;)

What we learn with we perceive most useful but truthfully
the more we learn with the more we'll find useful.
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Skype with care Microsoft is reading everything you write

Posted 05-15-2013 at 08:47 AM by hydraMax (Bits and Pixels)
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Openism: My idea of an ideal economy

Posted 05-27-2010 at 06:04 PM by Kenny_Strawn (Kenny the one-teen comittee to stamp out Proprietary $uckware)

Richard Stallman sure has been a leader in the free software movement. But what if free and open source was applied to all goods? Here's the story of the ideal economy in which everybody works online to manufacture goods, develop software, express their talent, and write documents, all for the good of the world, without using money.

First of all, money is only a cap on the economy as a whole. It acts as a barrier, preventing everyone but a privileged minority from being able to...
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