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.
LineageOS, the fork of the CyanogenMod project which shut down in December, has seen more than 550,000 downloads in less than two months, according to statistics on its downloads page.
Digital business company Cognizant has opened what it calls a digital business collaboratory in Melbourne, to provide a dedicated space, technology, managed innovation process, and a team of experts to help prospective clients.
India has taken a leap into the unknown by offering its database containing biometric identities for all its citizens to commercial firms to exploit.