Why don't he open his own research lab or join cern?
will they use gimp or photoshop?
just take a quiz and know how much student understand.
intuition, foresee and application area is required, before getting your hands dirty or diving, foremost imp. is scope, problem definition and then title.
implementation of game movie.
Google is scroogling again. Even redhat.
finally free gnu microkernel.
We need free decentralized web services to save ourselves from getting scroogled.
creating synthetic cells in lab, reconstruction of visual images from brain activity, new america on moon and mars, powerful algorithms for mathematical calculation, exoskeleton, vision for blinds, end of polio. preparedness of natuural disaster and its mitigation, All these are not groundbreaking.
this means there is no need of skype.
So is there need of secure boot?
This is just waste of energy and time on messy crap technology. Instead the right direction would be a work on libcairo, libcinder and porting server based gimp.
This might be one side of the picture. Lets see what the college administration says about this.
is it linux armel kernel?
If you want to be relevant, do something really good for your society, justifying your course, working on it the level it deserves, keeping your senior professors happy, doing projects and research then this is full time 24/7 stressful job.