We love open source, says Microsoft [but not really]

Source: www.telegraph.co.uk

Tom Usher commented or added the following:

If you believe that Microsoft loves open source for itself, you should think that through. Microsoft loves open source only to the degree that Microsoft can leverage open source so Microsoft can make more money. Open source is voluntary socialism. Microsoft doesn't want to lose out to that. It will though unless the "government" interferes for Microsoft and the other rabid capitalists.

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    Employment: 2008 - present, website developer and writer. 2015 - present, insurance broker. Education: Arizona State University, Bachelor of Science in Political Science. City University of Seattle, graduate studies in Public Administration. Volunteerism: 2007 - present, president of the Real Liberal Christian Church and Christian Commons Project.
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    • Tom Thomas

      A prayer from Jesus in this end times, these times of the great falling away. Jesus has blessed this prayer in that all who humble themselves, will hear from Jesus as He makes known His perfect Will.

      Jesus we lift you up always. G_d bless

      - A PRAYER FROM JESUS -

      This prayer is from Jesus that we may hear from Him, that He may speak to our hearts. It only consist of three simple steps.

      1) We need to read one scripture. This will focus us in the word that brings everlasting life.

      2) Since this prayer is from Jesus we need to direct our prayer to Him personally. Too often Christian focuses they're prayer's to G_D the father. Scripture proclaims that Jesus should be the focus of our prayer.

      3) The simplest part of this Prayer is to ask Jesus one question. Please, all that is required for this question is that it should be simple. Let Jesus Himself finish the question when He gives you that understanding through this prayer.

      The PRAYER

      The scripture that is the focus of this prayer is "ACTS 2:38". It's not necessary to do any study into this scripture. Jesus Himself will bestow the understanding that will resonate in your heart.

      The most important part of this prayer is that we need to direct our prayer directly to Jesus. If you normally would say Father in your prayer, change your focus from the Father to Christ Jesus, by lifting Jesus name up every time you would normally use Father in your prayer.

      Maybe the hardest part of this prayer is the question that we need to ask Jesus. For man as we are, always trying to understand the question instead of listening to the answer. The simplest question is all that is required.

      Simply ask Jesus 'WHY'

      For those who are obedient

      • Tom Thomas,

        Jesus prayed to God, his father and mine. He teaches everyone to do so.

        Don't teach people in a way that might lead them to conclude that it's better not to.

        Christians can, and should, pray to God, Jesus, and the Holy Spirit.