You go out to the nearest computer store or mall and you buy a brand new fancy 1TB USB 3.0 hard drive with all the cool backup features that no one really uses. Not only until you plug it into your PC, you feel scammed! You find out that it is roughly only 931 “gigabytes” instead of the 1000 or 1024 you were expecting!
When someone says open source, people usually think of popular free open source software that is commonly used like VLC Media Player, Blender, GNU/Linux, and Chromium. From the software side of things, open source software is beneficial for everyone.
We often take the technology we have today for granted, and we rarely ask ourselves “But, why is it this way?”, let’s take a look at the QWERTY keyboard.
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