Skip to content, sitemap or skip to search.

FSF 30th anniversary logo
Personal tools
Join now
You are here: Home Blogs Licensing

Recent blog posts

by John Sullivan Contributions Published on Mar 09, 2010 04:11 PM
Writing by representatives of the Free Software Foundation.

FSF to begin accepting scanned signatures for copyright assignments from India

The FSF is pleased to announce that we can begin accepting scanned signatures for assignments from contributors residing in India.

FSF to begin accepting scanned signatures for copyright assignments from India - Read More…

Interested in a powerful, free software friendly workstation?

Let Raptor Engineering know that you would be interested in purchasing a Talos™ Secure Workstation mainboard that runs only 100% free firmware and software.

Interested in a powerful, free software friendly workstation? - Read More…

The Licensing and Compliance Lab interviews Michael Zahniser of Endless Sky

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 Michael Zahniser of Endless Sky

The Licensing and Compliance Lab interviews Michael Zahniser of Endless Sky - Read More…

The U.S. Copyright Office requiring proprietary software in DMCA anti-circumvention study

In Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) anti-circumvention study, the U.S. Copyright Office extends comment period and asserts that proprietary software is required for comment submission.

The U.S. Copyright Office requiring proprietary software in DMCA anti-circumvention study - Read More…

From TPP to saving WiFi, the FSF fights for you

Protecting and promoting free software often requires making your voice heard by those with the power to legislate freedom away. In 2015, the Free Software Foundation (FSF) organized with activists and organizations from around the world to petition governments on a wide variety of issues affecting computer users.

From TPP to saving WiFi, the FSF fights for you - Read More…

The Licensing and Compliance Lab interviews Guillaume Roguez, Ring Project Director

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 Guillaume Roguez, the Project Director of Ring

The Licensing and Compliance Lab interviews Guillaume Roguez, Ring Project Director - Read More…

Hardware we certified in 2015 to Respect Your Freedom

The world of computer hardware products is in many respects a dark and dismal place when it comes to computer user freedom: graphics processors, network controllers, and even the low-level boot systems of most computers use proprietary software. However, we know that this situation is not due to a lack of demand from users for hardware that respects them. People want this, but in the absence of options, have just resigned themselves to accepting mistreatment.

Hardware we certified in 2015 to Respect Your Freedom - Read More…

Shining a spotlight on free software: the FSF's Licensing & Compliance Lab's interview series

In August of 2012, the Licensing & Compliance Lab kicked off a series of interviews with developers of free software. With 2015 in the rear-view mirror, we take a moment to look back on the series and highlight these great projects once again.

Shining a spotlight on free software: the FSF's Licensing & Compliance Lab's interview series - Read More…

Free software activists come together to improve proposed U.S. Department of Education regulations

The Free Software Foundation submitted comments from free software activists in response to the U.S. Department of Education's proposed new regulations on the licensing of grant-funded works.

Free software activists come together to improve proposed U.S. Department of Education regulations - Read More…

Document Actions

The FSF is a charity with a worldwide mission to advance software freedom — learn about our history and work.

fsf.org is powered by:

 

Send your feedback on our translations and new translations of pages to campaigns@fsf.org.