[Bglug] Linux Journal shuts down

LP LinuxPusher at protonmail.ch
Sat Aug 10 09:40:04 EDT 2019

Quite some time ago, I said Microsoft has No Place in Linux.
Microsoft and others are joining Linux to destroy from within.
This is one time I really don't like being right.
A True Trojan Horse.
Still, LinuxPusher

Be Brave, Truthful, Protect the less Fortunate !

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On Saturday, August 10, 2019 9:06 AM, Brad Rodriguez <brad at bradrodriguez.com> wrote:

> Linux Journal runs shutdown -h now for a second time: Mag editor fires
> parting shot at proprietary software
> https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/08/08/linux_journal_closes_again_editor_says_os_buried_under_proprietary_software/

> "Linux Journal has closed with "no operating funds to continue in any
> capacity", according to a notice on its site.

> ...In December 2017, Rankin announced the journal's closure, but was
> rescued by London Trust Media, a VPN service provider, which worked out
> a plan to make the publication viable. "Things were starting to look
> very promising," wrote Rankin, but "when we found out we needed to walk
> on our own strength, we simply couldn't."

> The website will stay up "for the next few weeks" and there are hopes to
> preserve the content archive."

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> brad at bradrodriguez.com

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