Last year, I wrote
about some serious issues with Microsoft's Secure Boot Technology in
Windows 8. It seems that the German government has started to wake up
to problems with Windows 8, as this headline in Die Zeit attests:
I have been a technology journalist and consultant for 30 years, covering
the Internet since March 1994, and the free software world since 1995.
One early feature I wrote was for Wired in 1997:
The Greatest OS that (N)ever Was.
My most recent books are Rebel Code: Linux and the Open Source Revolution, and Digital Code of Life: How Bioinformatics is Revolutionizing Science, Medicine and Business.