Recent blog posts
GNU community members and collaborators have discovered threatening details about a five-country government surveillance program codenamed HACIENDA. The good news? Those same hackers have already worked out a free software countermeasure to thwart the program.
Equipped with free GNU Radio software, a group of citizen scientists has contacted, controlled, and is attempting to recapture a 1970s-era satellite and bring it back into an orbit close to Earth.
The FSF is happy to building bridges to new communities, and exploring the role of free software in social justice and economic change.
18 new GNU releases in the last month (as of July 26, 2014):
Free software community rallies around FSF to translate Email Self-Defense into still more languages.
If you live in the UK, you'll soon be able to fill out government paperwork with your freedoms intact. The British government announced last week that Open Document Format (ODF), HTML, and PDF will be the official file formats used by all government agencies.
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) needs to be convinced that Net Neutrality is worth saving.
23 new GNU releases in the last month (as of June 28, 2014):
My name is Alex Patel, and I'll be working as an intern with the campaigns team at the Free Software Foundation this summer. This fall, I will be a sophomore at Harvard College in Cambridge, MA, at which I'm pursuing a joint degree in computer science and philosophy.