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Why Linux and not Microsoft

Here’s an interesting thread that just came across the Digital Inclusion Network mailing list, and my response to a question posed in the thread: On Jan 17, 2014 2:13 PM, “Phil Shapiro” <> wrote: This is quite some story. phil — Phil Shapiro, Sent: Saturday, January 18, 2014 8:47 AM To: Subject:… Continue reading Why Linux and not Microsoft

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Ethical Electronic Consumerism

A few resources for ethical electronic consumerism: EPEAT® is the definitive global registry for greener electronics – a resource developed through the collaborative effort of business, advocacy, govermental, and academic interests. Greenpeace guide to greener electronics – Especially focused on environmental impacts of electronics Ethical Consumer, the UK’s leading alternative consumer organisation – A United Kingdom-based organization that looks… Continue reading Ethical Electronic Consumerism