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You know that Heartland is a non-profit “Think” tank dedicated to ruining science and science education, which became famous for supporting the Tobacco Industry’s position that smoking is not harmful. More recently, Heartland has been involved with science denialism of the anti-climate science variety, opposing the widely held position that global warming is real, human…

A very bad experience with Microsoft

Read over this poor man’s experiences (below the fold) and tell me what you think he should do. The options are: 1) Keep using Windows; 2) Switch to using a Mac or Linux; 3) Reboot himself. Bonus question: Name the chump.

They tried bribery, they tried bullying. And both worked. But only for a little while…. Mandriva had closed a deal in mid-August to provide a customised Linux operating system and support for 17,000 Intel Classmate PCs intended for Nigerian schools, but found out last week that the company deploying the computers for the government, Technology…