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​Linux and open source 2014: It was the best of years, it was the worst of years

Linux and open-source software had many high points this year, but it also had many low ones as well. Let’s just get it over with and start with the worst. Microsoft and Linux became buddies in 2014. Linux and open-source fiascoes 1) Heartbleed When you program with open-source the right way, it creates great software. When you accept open-source as… Read more →

​Sony’s ‘The Interview’ to be key streaming, security, cloud moment

Sony’s decision to stream “The Interview” on Christmas Eve will be more than a free speech victory. The move will have ramifications on everything from content release windows to security to the business models of Google and Microsoft. Sony Pictures According to CNN, citing a statement, and a bevy of other reports, Sony Pictures will release “The Interview” on Google’s… Read more →

​Sony’s ‘The Interview’ to be key streaming, security, cloud moment

Sony’s decision to stream “The Interview” on Christmas Eve will be more than a free speech victory. The move will have ramifications on everything from content release windows to security to the business models of Google and Microsoft. Sony Pictures According to CNN, citing a statement, and a bevy of other reports, Sony Pictures will release “The Interview” on Google’s… Read more →