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Send comments on Copyright Office IE requirement

by Matt Lee last modified Aug 15, 2005 01:46 PM

E-mail us your comment by August 18.

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FSF honored with Prix Ars Electronica award

by Matt Lee last modified Jul 06, 2005 05:44 PM

The Free Software Foundation has been honored with an Award of Distinction in the category of "Digital Communities".

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RMS: Microsoft's New Monopoly

by Matt Lee last modified Jul 05, 2005 12:47 PM

A new article by Richard Stallman addresses the relationship between patents, Microsoft file formats, and the upcoming vote in Europe.

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Patent Absurdity

by Matt Lee last modified Apr 15, 2010 01:52 PM

Richard Stallman's article on the difference between patents and copyright for software users and developers appears in the Guardian.

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GPL Version 3: Background to Adoption, in French and Spanish

by Matt Lee last modified Jun 27, 2005 04:29 PM

French and Spanish translations of the recent article by Richard Stallman and Eben Moglen are now available.

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GPL Version 3: Background to Adoption

by Matt Lee last modified Jun 10, 2005 11:54 AM

Boston, MA, USA - Thursday, June 9, 2005 - The Free Software Foundation (FSF) today released the following article by Richard M. Stallman and Eben Moglen discussing the forthcoming GPL Version 3.

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Free Software Directory reaches 4,000 packages

by Matt Lee last modified Jun 09, 2005 10:52 AM

Boston, MA, USA - Thursday, June 9, 2005 - The Free Software Foundation (FSF) today announced that the FSF's Free Software Directory registered its 4,000th software package.

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Action needed on Hague Treaty

by Matt Lee last modified May 26, 2005 10:52 AM

US citizens: please write a letter to the US Department of State saying you want the proposed Hague Convention (about international recognition of choice-of-court clauses) not to apply to non-negotiated contracts (such as clickwrap contracts).

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Volunteers needed to build, test and package free OpenOffice.org 2.0

by Matt Lee last modified Jul 06, 2005 05:11 PM

The FSF is looking for volunteers to build, test and package fully free versions of OpenOffice.org 2.0 that use GCJ as a replacement for the non-free Java platform.

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Free Software Foundation Latinoamérica

by Matt Lee last modified May 04, 2005 11:10 AM

There is a new addition to the global network of Free Software Foundation organizations. These organizations are run independently, but work cooperatively to protect and advance free software worldwide.

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Free Java and Free Flash

by Matt Lee last modified Mar 27, 2009 02:16 PM

There is a vital need to draw the Free Software community's attention to the ongoing development work on Free Flash and Free Java platforms.

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Associate member forum now open

by Matt Lee last modified Mar 07, 2005 05:56 PM

We've opened an area for associate members to meet and share ideas.

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FSF files amicus brief in Supreme Court music-sharing case

by Matt Lee last modified Mar 07, 2005 05:34 PM

The Free Software Foundation today will file an amicus brief in support of its colleagues at the Electronic Frontier Foundation who are representing Grokster, Ltd. and others before the US Supreme Court in MGM v. Grokster, which will be heard at the end of this month.

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Stallman calls for action on Free BIOS

by Matt Lee last modified Jan 14, 2008 03:44 PM

FOSDEM - Brussels, Belgium - Saturday February 26, 2005. Speech by FSF President Richard Stallman

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Theo de Raadt presented with the 2004 Free Software Award

by Matt Lee last modified May 19, 2011 12:46 PM

FOSDEM - Brussels, Belgium - Saturday February 26, 2005. At the award ceremony for the 2004 Advancement of Free Software.

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A Call to Action in OASIS

by Matt Lee last modified Jul 14, 2006 06:44 PM

The free and open source software community has long demanded that industry standards be freely available to all to implement without patent or other licensing encumbrances. Open standards are essential for free software and open source to thrive.

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