A professional journalist with decades of experience, Sam for nine years used DOS and then Windows, which led him to start experimenting with GNU/Linux in 1998. Since then he has written widely about the use of both free and open source software, and the people behind the code. His personal blog is titled Irregular Expression.
LG Electronics has sued US phone manufacturer BLU for allegedly infringing on five patents that have been declared essential to the LTE standard.
Open source company Red Hat has ended its fourth quarter with revenue of US$629 million, a 16% rise year-on-year, according to figures released overnight.
Every time an act of terrorism is committed, there is an outcry about encryption. This time, following the UK incident last week, is no different with some publications bringing WhatsApp into the picture.