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7 steps to #proactive #security | networkworld.com | # ! Ready…


The key to securing against data breaches lies in a common metaphor—if a ship has a hole, it is better to patch the breach than bail the water. | Michelle Drolet | _______________   # ! … for what it may come ~ _______ [Source: 7 steps to proactive security | networkworld.com] Advertisements

#HowTo #Start #Learning A #Programming #Language | LinuxAndUbuntu | # ! 8-) #imagine…


Have you ever wonder how everything works? From Smartphones Operating Systems to even each and every Linux Distro and every Operating System created by Microsoft and Apple … | linuxandubuntu.com | __________________   # ! … to know how all this computing stuff works # ! from the inside and communicate with IT… _______ [Source: … Continue reading

#Kaspersky #accuses #Microsoft of #anticompetitive #bundling of #antivirus #software | Ars Technica UK | # ! …


In some situations, Windows 10 will disable third party anti-malware products. | Peter Bright | _____________   # ! … or it’s that ‘#They’ never learn # ! or that MS is #cheating* #Europe… # ! # ! If I were you… # ! 😉 [* # ! Check: European Commision vs Microsoft: chronology of the … Continue reading

#EbenMoglen on #GPL #Compliance and #Building #Communities: What #Works | Linux.com | # ! 8-) …


Software Freedom Law Center, the pro-bono law firm led by Eben Moglen, Professor of law at Columbia Law School and the world’s foremost authority on Free and Open Source Software law held its annual fall conference at Columbia  Law School, New York on Oct. 28. The full-day program featured technical and legal presentations on Blockchain, … Continue reading

[# ! #Open #Tech:] #Configuring #WINE with #Winetricks | linuxconfig.org | # ! Miss #Windows..?


Winetricks allows you to install and manage fonts, Windows .dlls, and registry values. It is a powerful tool in improving WINE’s compatibility. This guide covers how to use it effectively. | Nick Congleton | ________________     # ! … need #Windows..? # ! Run it #virtually from your #Linux Box… ______ [Source: Configuring WINE with … Continue reading

#What is #FreeSoftware and #why is it so #important for #society? | FSF.org | # ! Go, …


To use free software is to make a political and ethical choice asserting the right to learn, and share what we learn with others. Free software has become the foundation of a learning society where we share our knowledge in a way that others can build upon and enjoy. | Free Software Foundation | ________________________ … Continue reading

#Beginner’s #Guide to the #Linux #Desktop | Freedom Penguin | # ! Now, You are in…


There is much talk in the Linux world about the mythical “average user.” There is no such thing with Linux. First off, people who use Linux usually are those who know a thing or two about computers to begin with and want to take advantage of all the choices Linux offers. Linux has been considered… … Continue reading

Why #Privileged #Users Are a Major #Security #Risk | cioinsight.com | # ! #Watch…


Privileged users are a key concern for IT leaders because inadvertent leaks from unsanctioned app usage are more likely to originate from this user group. | Samuel Greengard | __________________     # ! … in whom #You #trust… (# ! As in computing so in Life.) ______ [Source: Why Privileged Users Are a Major … Continue reading

#Apple #must #repay $14.5 #billion in #underpaid #taxes in #Ireland | ITworld | # ! #Meet…


Two Irish tax rulings constituted illegal state aid, the European Commission has ruled | Peter Sayer | ___________   # ! … who does what in the (#Proprietary) Computing w@rld… (# ! Imagine what it has grabbed in unpaid taxes from all around the world…)     [#Note: These are ones that constantly complain about … Continue reading

5 Ways to #Repurpose an #Old #PC with #OpenSource #Software | smallbusinesscomputing.com | # ! …


Wondering how to repurpose an old PC or laptop? Open source software can put that hardware back to work. We show you five options and—best of all—they don’t cost anything. | Cynthia Harvey | ____________________   # ! … let’s give @ur old #computing #stuff # ! a #new #life #theOpenSourceWay. ________ [Source: 5 Ways … Continue reading

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Gonzalo San Gil, PhD

Gonzalo San Gil, PhD

- Shared Knowledge Technician (aka 'Journo'...) - #OpenSource c@nnector [& brave χ-tester] - [instructor:] Radio Production & (~Rock+) DJin' [Curriculum Vitae Experto en Sociedad de la Información y Entorno Cultural Titulación - Administrador de Sistemas Linux, IBM-CEIM 2012 - Técnico de Redes y Sistemas, MTAS-INEM 2007 - Doctor en CC de la Información-Periodismo UCM 2005 - Licenciado en Comunicación Audiovisual UCM 1991

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