Does Linux tell the Gilgamesh story of hacker culture?

Is the command line still essential? Was Stephenson right about his Linux It’s been a while since I read Stephenson’s essay on Linux. It’s one of those pieces that’s so well written, we need to go back to it now & then. Join 28,000 others and follow Sean Hull on twitter @hullsean. This quote caught …

Is Apple betting against big data?

Join 28,000 others and follow Sean Hull on twitter @hullsean. 1. Pushing privacy Apple has been pushing it’s privacy policy of late, in much of it’s marketing around the new iOS 8 and iPhone 6. In particular Tim Cook takes direct aim at Google’s collection of user data: “A few years ago, users of Internet …