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S. Vaughan-Nichols @sjvn Asheville, NC

Top business & technology journalist with a fondness for dogs, cats, music, theater & books based in Asheville, NC. He/Him/His

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Joined Twitter 12/12/07

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Retweeted by S. Vaughan-NicholsJapanese carmakers opt to triple Mexican pay rather than move to US via @financialtimes Tru…, are we surprised? Nope. #Asheville @jmpasko96 @CarolPinchefsky You just never know though until the pup's living with you what you're going to get. Fo… joy. @kelseyhightower We're not that old. ... Uh, are we?? @CarolPinchefsky Use dog pee pads and get a small dog. For a small apartment, I'd recommend a Shih Tzu--of course!--or a Yorkie. @violetblue Ah!And, here we are: #Microsoft is an #Android hardware and software developer. so wish I could stop writing about #Windows10 update foul-ups, but Microsoft Just Keeps Making More of Them!🎉 with #kubecon eu coming next month, we are launching a where in the world is phippy campaign! send us your best p…
Retweeted by S. Vaughan-NicholsNew by me: cybersecurity roundup in which we see the confusing return of Rudy Giuliani, Bellingcat turns the tables…
Retweeted by S. Vaughan-NicholsWell, it was funny in the server room, not so much at the restaurant. Carlson suggests Sen. Tammy Duckworth, who lost her legs in Iraq, hates America
Retweeted by S. Vaughan-NicholsThis 10-course ethical hacking bundle is on sale for $40
Retweeted by S. Vaughan-NicholsThe new #Linux package management programs. PARC: 50 years of innovation by @lynngr Fascinating slide show of one of the places w… @alisoncdiana Back in the Shuttle days, I tried, but every time I was there the launches were delayed. But, I will… @BrideOfLinux @bryan_paget Correct. Almost all AI/ML software is open source, and most of that work is being done on Linux workstations.The 5 most over-hyped tech devices via @ZDNet & @sjvn There have been some great #gadget f… are taking the lead in company digital transformations amid #COVID19 pandemic according to new @TCS study…
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Way to go for the organization named for the patron saint of libertarian! John Galt would be proud. time I see a Falcon 9 land vertically the little kid in me that loves the science-fiction of the 50s with its… technology #journalists members have been covering tech from the days of programming with cards to reporting on… am shocked- shocked- to find that corruption is going on in here! coolness! course, given how Trump's administration has flopped with the pandemic, the best and brightest would be better o… the US shift, my latest @ZDNet piece on one of my lockdown projects.
Retweeted by S. Vaughan-Nichols @dberkholz @scalevp @atseitlin @avitus @ericmander Congratulations!Getting started with #opensource @ImGeraldMan @ZDNet @levarburton Indeed NeXTStep lives on in macOS and Google Glass, and its relatives, are far from done.The 5 most over-hyped tech devices via @ZDNet & @sjvn There have been some great #gadget f… @rikkiends @CarlaSchroder @_Mark_Atwood Ugh. Time for another. I'd hate to go through that process again, but boy,… @johnpatrickcain @estherschindler Don't want her to get too full of herself. :-) @CarlaSchroder @rikkiends @_Mark_Atwood Correct. I'd assumed getting shed of Rikki's current mortgage holder is a p… @CarlaSchroder @rikkiends @_Mark_Atwood Talk to a mortgage broker. They're for more than just getting your mortgage… @acruiz @ZDNet @dobes @Lenovo I have reason to believe they'll hear me. :-) @rikkiends @_Mark_Atwood Time to find a new mortgage company. Preferably, one that operates in the 21st century.Charlie Daniels Dead at 83 @tasteofcountry "The Devil bowed his head because he knew that… @rikkiends @_Mark_Atwood Pardon!!?Lenovo improves ThinkPads running Linux but issues with problem machines remain via @ZDNet can see this. of you that have been in the throes of a Digital Transformation know -> Defining Value…
Retweeted by S. Vaughan-NicholsI'm beginning to doubt we'll have #baseball at all this year. As for American football, I think it's delusional to… before I was a technology journalist, I was working on my Ph.D. in history. I know exactly how bad Wilson was. router warning: They're riddled with known flaws and run ancient, unpatched Linux via… @TechJournalist @Techmeme Some things never change--and fouled up intermediate CAs is one of them.The 5 most over-hyped tech devices via @ZDNet & @sjvn There have been some great #gadget fa… job at @AWScloud. Good people. Check it out. average case total in the U.S. sets record for 27th straight day All those re-ope… Mint 20: Still the best Linux desktop despite one quirk via @ZDNet & @sjvn I still t…'s Nanci Griffith's birthday. Love her music. She didn't write that song, that honor goes to Julie Gold, but I lo…! @ghaff Good luck! @brooklyndan @Lin_Manuel You and me both.
@BrideOfLinux I have, but I thought it was an abandoned project.Raccoons know what it's all about! @tfir_io YouTube channel crossed 18,000 subscriber mark last night. I have put in a lot of hard work into it, so it…
Retweeted by S. Vaughan-Nichols @ghaff @jperlow Try it, you'll like it. :-) @lynngr @jperlow It helps to listen to it first so your ear can adjust to it. Of course, that's true of any musical… @BrideOfLinux @ghaff @jperlow Paul Newman's 2003 Our Town is also well worth seeking out. The only time I saw Newma… Airlines made a painful statement that may appall business travelers
Retweeted by S. Vaughan-NicholsPerspective | There’s no replacement for the thrill of browsing in a bookstore Amazon is gr… @jperlow Not bad, but I'm sorry you didn't care for it. As a dyed-in-the-wool theater fan, I loved it from the firs… #coronavirus contact tracing apps are failing via @InsiderPro_IDG & @MikeElganThis is true. very first public appearance of the Declaration of Independence was on the front page of The Pennsylvania Eveni… @DyfetWorldie @ZDNet @Linux_Mint @ubuntu Sure. I misunderstood. I thought you meant purging filers outside of the ~/snap path. @DyfetWorldie @ZDNet @Linux_Mint @ubuntu I'd looked into the code, and I don't see that capability.Linux Mint 20: Still the best Linux desktop despite one quirk via @ZDNet & @sjvn I still… is an angry American mob tearing down a statue of an oppressor.
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Retweeted by S. Vaughan-Nichols @sogrady Yes. I've no clue what it's about. @violetblue It was the same here in Asheville. Without big fireworks, everyone and their uncle was shooting up fire… of 5 stars to The Pearl King by Sarah Painter
When Apple moves #Mac to Arm, is it time for Mac users to move to #Windows? via @ZDNet &…!) for grocery shopping, I live at a 2 and below. If you can--I know some of you can't--I recommend you do so t… for grocery shopping, I live at a 2 and below. If you can--I know some of you can't--I recommend you do so t…
Gervin and Twiggy patrolling the neighborhood on their late afternoon walk. emergency use only. Mint 20: Still the best Linux desktop despite one quirk via @ZDNet & @sjvn I still t… # 4,723 not to vote for Trump. He doesn't use the Oxford comma! joins Open Invention Network Linux patent protection group via @ZDNet & @sjvn Yet an… Foundation expands cloud data autonomy plans via @ZDNet & @sjvn The SODA Foundation i… @AriellaBrown She was working on a new line for kids last fall. I don't know if it's starting shipping yet."We are not burned out because life is hard this year. We are burned out because we are being rolled over by the wh… Williams: The Next Generation
But...but...but...Microsoft luvs open source. They've told me so themselves: IBM Has Open Sourced Its Edge Device P…
Retweeted by S. Vaughan-NicholsYes! Open source needs legal, marketing, community, documentation, translators, program managers and so many other…
Retweeted by S. Vaughan-Nichols4 practical but amusing lessons from rock bands that can help your software team to thrive, according to Jacqueline… Yes. Odd name and all, SODA's storage and data interoperability is destined to become very important. @sogrady I had to ask all three of those questions earlier today.Why not indeed!"Would leave zero stars if I could."-- @zeichick vows to ‘keep opening up America’ as U.S. sets new record for #coronavirus cases Who… @zeichick Better still!