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- World Wide Web Consortium takes next step with controversial DRM proposal, Defective by Design condemns decision — by libby — last modified May 09, 2013 03:04 PM
- BOSTON, Massachusetts, USA -- Thursday, May 9, 2013 -- The HTML Working Group of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) today released a First Public Working Draft of the controversial Encrypted Media Extension (EME) specification, despite massive opposition from public interest organizations and members of the public.
- Free software advocacy internships: Apply by May 15th — by libby — last modified May 08, 2013 06:03 PM
- Do you believe that control over our computers is important to a free society? Do you want to help people learn why proprietary software and Digital Restrictions Management are harmful? Do you want to fight for software freedom?
- GNU Spotlight with Karl Berry — by libby — last modified May 08, 2013 10:29 AM
- 35 new GNU releases this month (as of April 30, 2013)
- "Oscar" awarded to W3C for Best Supporting Role in "The Hollyweb" — by libby — last modified Jun 25, 2013 05:39 PM
- BOSTON, Massachusetts, USA -- Friday, May 3, 2013 -- Today, the Free Software Foundation's Defective by Design (www.defectivebydesign.org) campaign rolled out the red carpet and staged an impromptu awards ceremony during a petition delivery action outside of the W3C's offices in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
- The W3C's Soul at Stake — by Richard M. Stallman — last modified May 02, 2013 02:07 PM
- The World Wide Web consortium is considering a proposal to specify standards for HTML extensions to implement Digital Restrictions Management (DRM). The proposal is supported by Netflix, Microsoft, Google and the BBC.
- FSF-certified to Respect Your Freedom: ThinkPenguin USB Wifi adapter with Atheros chip — by Joshua Gay — last modified May 01, 2013 09:29 AM
- BOSTON, Massachusetts, USA — Tuesday, April 30th, 2013 — The Free Software Foundation (FSF) today awarded Respects Your Freedom (RYF) certification to the TPE-N150USB Wireless N USB Adapter, sold by ThinkPenguin. The RYF certification mark means that the product meets the FSF's standards in regard to users' freedom, control over the product, and privacy. The TPE-N150USB can be purchased from http://www.thinkpenguin.com/TPE-N150USB. Software certification focused primarily on the firmware for the Atheros AR9271 chip used on the adapter.