The Usefulness of Facebook

I am a user of Facebook, but not a real fan. By stating this some may feel it’s pointless to read on. Well let…

At What Point Is It Cheaper to Just Buy Novell?

Microsoft no longer sees itself as simply a Windows company. One recent indication of this is their determination to buy the LAMP-centric (Linux/Apache/MySQL/PHP) Yahoo!…

Is it time for Microsoft to abandon Vista and move on to something else, as soon as possible?

Is it time for Microsoft to abandon Vista and move on to something else? Maybe Microsoft should consider doing what Apple did and create…

Patent suit against Linux has a Kevin Bacon-esque connection to Microsoft

It appears as though the first patent suit against Linux — targeting Red Hat and Novell — is now official. According to Groklaw’s Pamela…

Microsoft’s Ballmer calls out Red Hat with more patent threats

It seems that Microsoft is feeling a bit threatened again. With Microsoft Vista “tanking” and arrows coming from all sides it seems that Microsoft…

What would happen if Microsoft actually bought out Novell?

I started to think today that the implications to the Linux / UNIX world would be substantial, with Microsoft working so close with Novell….

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