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Cathy Malmrose
Works at www.zareason.com
Attended Brigham Young University
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Share? Help me get this to people who are not pro-Linux yet? 
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Fix My Computer? Part 2
Thanks to those of
you who gave distro suggestions! Most came in while talking to people personally, but in the end... Check out these specs. For me, it triggers a bit of nostalgia. To explain to my friends that this computer was "a little old", I went to ...
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Giving back to... who?
Ever since we first saw that ZaReason would continue to grow despite my (founder Cathy Malmrose) stunning lack of business acumen, we saw that a computer company that uses the free and open tools of the community should somehow find a way to give back to th...
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Heh, I posted for Partimus.org.
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Top 5 Reasons to Get a Linux Computer
It is best to get a
computer built for Linux from the start. But why? 1. Save $ – If you
have ever built your own machine, you know that it does not always
work out the way it should. Things go wrong. Even we (Cathy and
Earl, founders of ZaReason) made a mi...
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Fix My Computer? Part 1
This is a
conversation I have at least once at nearly every conference: Me: “That's a
classic laptop. It's great that you've kept it in great shape….
reducing e-waste.” Person using old
laptop: (quizzical look) “Don't you sell new computers?” Me: “Ew. No. W...
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A friend is opposed to PuppyLinux at our Installfests. He says it's doing a disservice. He recommends kubuntu and dialing back the bells and whistes.

He's also in favor of just talking them into paying a little money to purchase a newer used computer. Not sure that's as much of an option in France as it is in the US.

He used to create school computer labs with no budget, so has lots of experience with old hardware.

In any case, have fun with the hardware and the trip.
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CEO of a GNU/Linux computer company, first shop in Berkeley, CA, next in Wellington, NZ
Education
  • Brigham Young University
    Education / French, 1987 - 1991
Work
Employment
  • www.zareason.com
    CEO, 2006 - present
  • www.partimus.org
    CEO, 2006 - 2007
  • Various
    Freelance, 1992 - 2006
  • Education
    Teacher K-12, 1991 - 1997
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Female