In case you missed the news, Curiosity landed on Mars early this morning. One of the shots of Mission Control showed heavy Mac usage at NASA/JPL, which is something that would have been strange to see just a few years ago.

Who is that guy with the Thinkpad?

Also note that NASA/JPL is using Parallels for their virtualization needs. That’s a pretty big statement.

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