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- Behind the scenes of the new Free Software Directory — by John Sullivan — last modified Oct 02, 2011 11:36 AM
- Our press release covers the basics about why we have re-launched the Free Software Directory, and why people might want to both use it and help build it. I hope you'll help us get the word out about the new version. But I'd like to add a little (okay, a lot) more detail here about why we view the Directory as an important component of our strategy to promote free software awareness and use, and how the new version came to be.
- Petition the White House to end software patents — by Matt Lee — last modified Sep 28, 2011 06:34 PM
- Join me and already over 12,000 others in petitioning the Obama administration to "Direct the Patent Office to Cease Issuing Software Patents".
- Over 1,000 sign the petition asking This American Life to use Ogg Vorbis — by brett — last modified Sep 27, 2011 05:56 PM
- We just delivered our petition to the show, asking them to be part of the software patent solution by using a free format.
- New FSF membership benefit: Digital Credit Union eligibility — by John Sullivan — last modified Sep 27, 2011 04:00 PM
- FSF members in the US are now eligible to join a credit union for their banking.
- Help fix the wireless firmware problem on the Openmoko GTA04 — by Matt Lee — last modified Sep 27, 2011 01:12 PM
- Occasionally, we post tasks that we'd like to draw specific attention to. Today we're posting one such task: help fix the wireless firmware problem on the Openmoko GTA04 and move us closer to a phone we can recommend.
- Take part in a competitive programming contest in Washington D.C between the United States and Russia, September 24/25 2011! — by Matt Lee — last modified Sep 20, 2011 02:49 PM
- Mark your calendars! On September 24th and 25th an unprecedented event is taking place: a codeathon bringing together programmers and software engineers from both the U.S. and Russia to address challenges of transparency and accountability in both countries.