“Document Freedom Day”: a day for celebrating information accessibility for all people everywhere and for raising awareness of open standards. The open software movement and the corporate desire for it to end is very much like the American Second Amendment “Gun Control” movement — Software Patents are not about software and Gun Control is not about guns, but both are about CONTROL. And it behooves us as a global community to promote freedom and oppose protectionism in whatever form it may appear.
Windows XP will expire in April: businesses have several options available: 1. take the risk and do nothing, 2. upgrade to 2GB RAM and install Windows 7 or 8, 3. Upgrade to new hardware, possibly including a new evaluation of technologies current and future role in your business, or 4. install Linux.