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Interesting what you can pick up on a college campus

By John | September 13, 2007

I was sent this url the other day by an associate of mine. 

Open software provides students greater freedom – Letters to the Editor

 What if you couldn’t – what if your hood was welded shut and only a trip to the car’s original dealership could fix whatever problems surfaced?

This is the case for many other students’ most expensive items, their computers.

You might think you own your Lenovo, but you don’t really own the software. You – the owner of your computer – are not permitted to modify the way your computer functions, and must simply accept how, say, Microsoft dictates your experience should be.

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