[Ilugc] Probably [OT] - still people going to fight against Bill Gates?

balachandar muruganantham mbchandar at gmail.com
Mon Jun 19 14:23:52 IST 2006


hi

On 6/19/06, Ma Siva Kumar <tech at leatherlink.net> wrote:
> On Mon June 19 2006 11:42 am, Suresh Ramasubramanian wrote:
> > Toufeeq Hussain wrote:
> > > You should also understand that like FOSS-hackers there are much
> > > respected individuals in Microsft/Apple/Oracle who till today garner a
> > > lot of respect in computing circles. One should learn to separate the
> > > individual from the company before judging someone.
> >
> > my advise for impressionable types like balachandar is to stop reading
> > slashdot. fast.
> >
> > its a pure waste of time, that ..
>
> Not so fast. If you read comments at threshold level of 4 (or 5), you get many
> angles to a story. Instead of just relaying on journalists who are
> increasingly biased towards large corporations, filtered opinion from a large
> tech population is better any day.
>
> I read Slashdot regularly, not as much as I used to, but the daily dose of
> technical news and related information come from Slashdot.

you are correct. but my suggestion is u should go indepth into the
links for more information. not just read the content and comments out
there.

> Best regards,
>
>

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