I think almost all OTC/Slugo members have used or continue to use Open Source software. Software like LibreOffice for example.
So, here is an interesting blog link by Jono Bacon on why it seems use of standard GPL software licenses is trending down . . .
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Very cool video/demo of Linux desktop special effects . . on “top-shelf” equipment (newer PC’s (since 2010 or newer with nvidia or intel iris-pro graphics). None of these effects are available for older, basic and bargain-basement PC’s.
NOTE: the language is Hellenic (Greek) but for the demo, it’s not needed to understand the audio (more & English vids are available if interested).
OK . . . see video below this one for an English version . . .
Very cool (even for us seniors) collection of web sites using WebGL open source video drivers. About 10 minutes – – hope you enjoy!
Another method for networking . . LiFi (Light Bulb Powered).
Very interesting trend – will not necessarily replace Wifi, but rather, can supplement it. The attached link (next page) goes into more detail:
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See next page for ArsTechnica Article . . . so, it seems “Alexa” or “MS-Clippie” will be able to scan the fridge and order more . . . . BACON!!!
Continue reading “LG may put WiFi capability on all Appliances . . .”
Hey guys . . . thought this months FCM might be of interest to a couple of our members (who’ve been involved in similar projects). Issue #111 has the first part of this topic (see link on next page):
Continue reading “Full Circle # 115 is out . .”