Brazils President doesnt care to hear Bill Gates' pitch!!!
That was an amazing post on http://boingboing.net/...I was so damn happy to read.....at the end of a dreadful day when you feel your whole day at work has been dreadful and mindlessly numbing, you read a post like that and it make you wanna cry with happiness and relief!! Now, I wish some more people in some other countries would have the guts to follow the same thing....
Brazil is wiring up its favelas (shantytowns) using free software and recycled hardware, turning GNU/Linux into a serious force for sustainable development. Bill Gates is so freaked out by this that he's tried, unsuccessfully, to book a meeting with the President of Brazil, who turned him down.
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