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by Free Software Foundation Contributions Published on Mar 09, 2010 04:11 PM
Writing by representatives of the Free Software Foundation.

Windows Phone 7: the best choice for Patent Trolls.

On Monday October 11, 2010 Microsoft will release Windows Phone 7 software, backed by the largest phone marketing campaign in history: reports estimate costs at between 400 and 500 million dollars.

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Interested in free video formats? We need your help!

We're looking for a few volunteers willing to commit an average of a few hours per week as reliable technical consultants helping people transcode their videos to free formats like WebM and Ogg Theora.

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The FSF and Project Harmony

Explaining the FSF's position on Project Harmony

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When a company asks for your copyright

Companies that develop free software and release it under the GNU GPL sometimes distribute some copies of the code in other ways. If they distribute the exact same code under a different license to certain users that pay for this, typically permitting including the code in proprietary programs, we call it "selling exceptions". If they distribute some version of the code solely in a proprietary manner, we call that releasing a purely proprietary version of the program.

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Videos of GNU Hackers Meeting in the Hague available

Videos of the talks from the GNU Hackers Meeting in the Hague are now available. This meeting took place on 24-25 July at "Revelation Hackspace", prior to the GNOME GUADEC conference, and featured a workshop on GNUnet, a framework for free secure networking and decentralised applications.

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Look who's using free software...

Today, we've added two new resources to our "Working Together for Free Software" campaign

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ACTA Action: Call on Obama to end the secrecy, reject the treaty

Please read and share this article by Knowledge Ecology International's James Love, sign our anti-ACTA petition, and call on Obama to publish the treaty text.

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GNU Spotlight with Karl Berry (August 2010)

This month we welcome Jose Marchesi as maintainer of the new package recutils, Mike Gran as maintainer of the new package guile-ncurses, and long-time maintainers Bruno Haible, Jim Meyering, and Simon Josefsson adding the new package vc-changelog to their duties.

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LibrePlanet 2010 audio and video is now ready

Thanks to the efforts of summer campaigns intern, Steve DuBois, we have all the video and audio from the conference ready for your viewing pleasure.

LibrePlanet 2010 audio and video is now ready - Read More…

ACTA petition delivered

Over 4,000 signatures delivered to US trade representatives and others.

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