I want Fedora in my future, but is it possible?

Ralf Corsepius rc040203 at freenet.de
Sat Mar 23 05:53:23 UTC 2013


On 03/22/2013 07:53 PM, Temlakos wrote:
> On 03/22/2013 02:12 PM, Joe Zeff wrote:
>> On 03/22/2013 03:44 AM, Gilboa Davara wrote:
>>> On Thu, Mar 21, 2013 at 9:23 PM, Joe Zeff <joe at zeff.us> wrote:
>>>> On 03/21/2013 11:29 AM, Gilboa Davara wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>> Sadly enough, most people use computers to consume and not produce,
>>>>> and out of those who do produce, a large majority only needs a
>>>>> browser.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> How do you produce with a browser?
>>>>
>>>
>>> Are you serious?
>>>
>>
>> Yes.  Do you expect authors, as an example, to do all their writing in
>> a browser?  Do you expect lawyers to compose their briefs and court
>> documents in a browser?  How about accountants? How about programmers,
>> graphic artists and musicians?  The question isn't am I serious, but
>> have you really given any thought to your position?
>>
>

> Intuit, Inc. migrated its TurboTax line of individual income-tax
> preparation software from front-end to back-end. Nobody, and I mean
> nobody, installs TurboTax on his machine anymore.

Nice to know of a product to further on "not to buy".

As simple as it is: I do not want anybody to have access or the option 
to have access to my tax data, except me, my tax accountant and the tax 
authorities.

> Today the consideration is security.
... and data privacy.

Ralf




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