MPEG LA is asking companies to prepare to attack the freely licensed WebM format and its underlying VP8 video codec from Google.
A couple of weeks ago, we posted the OSI and FSF's joint position statement to the US Department of Justice about Novell's proposal to sell its patents to the newly-formed CPTN Holdings. Yesterday we learned that the DOJ has sent a "Second Letter" to both companies, asking them to provide more information about the deal.
People outside the free software movement frequently ask about the practical advantages of free software. It is a curious question.
The first three articles from the latest issue of the FSF bulletin are now online.
TIME Magazine praises Mark Zuckerberg for creating a system that has connected people around the world with each other.
A monthly look at updates and new releases in the GNU operating system.
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