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- The Licensing and Compliance Lab interviews Matt Lee of GNU social — by Joshua Gay — last modified Mar 31, 2016 04:46 PM
- This is the latest installment of our Licensing and Compliance Lab's series on free software developers who choose GNU licenses for their works. In this edition, we conducted an email-based interview with Matt Lee of GNU social.
- Friday Free Software Directory IRC meetup: April 1st (not a joke) — by Joshua Gay — last modified Mar 30, 2016 02:21 PM
- Join the FSF and friends every Friday to help improve the Free Software Directory by adding new entries and updating existing ones.
- FSF to begin accepting scanned signatures for copyright assignments from India — by Joshua Gay — last modified Mar 23, 2016 03:06 PM
- The FSF is pleased to announce that we can begin accepting scanned signatures for assignments from contributors residing in India.
- Anti-DRM activists go to W3C meeting to protest Digital Restrictions Management in Web standards — by Free Software Foundation — last modified Mar 22, 2016 12:44 PM
- Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA -- Tuesday, March 22, 2016 -- On Sunday the Free Software Foundation (FSF) led a protest at the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) against an attempt by Netflix, Hollywood and other technology and media companies to weave Digital Restrictions Management (DRM) into the HTML standard that undergirds the Web. With about 75 protesting outside an ongoing W3C event, it was the largest protest ever at the standards body.
- Recapping day zero of LibrePlanet 2016 — by Stephen Mahood — last modified Mar 22, 2016 04:42 PM
- We are into the second day, but I wanted to take the time to share some thoughts on day zero. The initial keynote was delayed a little bit because of some unforseen network issues, which required Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) to restart part of their network. So many folks were held in anticipation of the opening keynote after the tech issues were resolved things kicked off. After executive director John Sullivan began with a 'yuuuuuge' introduction the anticipation was met immediatelywith Daniel Kahn Gillmor introducing Edward Snowden!
- Library Freedom Project and Werner Koch are 2015 Free Software Awards winners — by Free Software Foundation — last modified Mar 23, 2016 11:31 AM
- BOSTON, Massachusetts, USA -- Saturday, March 19, 2016 -- The Free Software Foundation (FSF) today announced the winners of the 2015 Free Software Awards at a ceremony held during the LibrePlanet 2016 conference at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). FSF president Richard M. Stallman presented the two awards: the Award for the Advancement of Free Software and the Award for Projects of Social Benefit.