Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols

Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols, aka sjvn, has been writing about technology and the business of technology since CP/M-80 was the cutting edge PC operating system. SJVN covers networking, Linux, open source, and operating systems.

Paula Rooney

Paula Rooney is a Boston-based writer who has followed the tech industry for more than two decades.

Latest Posts

Can Gordon Cook's little list change the world?

You're stuck reading this on a stop-start jerky 1.5 Mbps pipe while over in Korea they're breezing along at 100 Mbps. That has to change the balance of power -- intellectual power, patent power, financial power.

February 1, 2006 by Dana Blankenhorn

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Linux Hearts GPL Version 2

Torvalds has always been fairly agnostic on license questions, which is why so many different licenses use his kernel at the heart of their operating systems, which in turn is why Linux is such a popular operating system which has now pretty-much unified the Unix development world.

January 26, 2006 by Dana Blankenhorn

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