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by John Sullivan Contributions Published on Mar 09, 2010 04:11 PM
It's not the Gates, it's the bars by Richard Stallman — last modified May 17, 2010 04:45 PM
To pay so much attention to Bill Gates' retirement is missing the point. What really matters is not Gates, nor Microsoft, but the unethical system of restrictions that Microsoft, like many other software companies, imposes on its customers.
Why I Will Not Sign the Public Domain Manifesto by Richard Stallman — last modified Jun 29, 2010 12:04 PM
On Selling Exceptions to the GNU GPL by Richard Stallman — last modified Jun 29, 2010 12:05 PM
The practice of selling license exceptions became a hot topic when I co-signed Knowledge Ecology International's letter warning that Oracle's purchase of MySQL (plus the rest of Sun) might not be good for MySQL.
Lest CodePlex perplex by Richard Stallman — last modified Jun 29, 2010 12:04 PM
Many in our community are suspicious of the CodePlex Foundation. With its board of directors dominated by Microsoft employees and ex-employees, plus apologist Miguel de Icaza, there is plenty of reason to be wary of the organization. But that doesn't prove its actions will be bad.
Mac OS X mistakes and malfeatures by Richard Stallman — last modified Jun 29, 2010 12:04 PM
I have said in speeches that Apple could forcibly impose software changes in Mac OS X, just as Microsoft can with Windows. I heard this in the Mac community, but there is no published information that confirms it, and I now believe that I was misinformed. There is no evidence that Apple has installed software changes without the user's permission.
Can we rescue OLPC from Windows? by Richard Stallman — last modified Mar 25, 2014 03:03 PM
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