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Making Progress

Making Progress

It seems that every Monday afternoon when I sit down to write this column, Microsoft Updater tells me that a patch for Microsoft Word is available. So every Monday afternoon, I dutifully download and install an update to Word. A thought occurred to me as I sat and waited the three or four minutes it […]

BASH on Windows

BASH on Windows

Bash on Windows (circa 1999) — The action of voicing a negative opinion toward Microsoft and/or the Windows operating system, typically involving a large degree of sarcasm. Bash on Windows (circa 2016) — Something entirely different…   Of all the ways to describe the long-heated rivalry between Windows and Linux, a calm, rational difference of […]

NASA coming to Augusta

NASA coming to Augusta

ASA’s open innovation incubator, the International Space Apps Challenge, will take place April 22-24. The global main stage for this year’s event will be in Pasadena, California, with local events taking place simultaneously in 193 locations spanning 72 countries. One of those locations is Augusta, GA. (BTW — only one of two locations in the […]