Recent blog posts
32 new GNU releases this month (as of July 28, 2013):
The latest release of gNewSense is out, bringing with it a spate of new features and bug fixes.
Looking to watch President Obama's press conference about PRISM and government surveillance using free software?
Microsoft is intercepting your stuff and sending it to the NSA (and the CIA and the FBI).
With $32 million to spend, will Canonical and Ubuntu commit to software freedom as the foundational design principle?
For the last few months, we've been raising an outcry against Encrypted Media Extensions (EME), a plan by Netflix and a block of other media and software companies to squeeze support for Digital Restrictions Management (DRM) into the HTML standard, the core language of the Worldwide Web. The HTML standard is set by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), which this block of corporations has been heavily lobbying as of late.
The FSF recently received a message from a software company in the legislative sights of the notorious patent troll NeoMedia Technologies. The company's lawyer, Charles Kramer, asked us to share a message with our supporters.
The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated, and no Warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by Oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and the persons or things to be seized. - Fourth Amendment, US Constitution