The Many Loves of Richard M. Stallman

Here’s a blast from the past. A tale about RMS from back in the days when Roblimo was young — younger than he is now at least — and Stallman was…well, Stallman. […]

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Should the Fair License Replace the GPL?

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It seems to us that enterprises have adopted “permissive” licenses because they see them as a way to “have their cake and eat it too.” […]

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Let’s Search Random Computers for Porn! Without a Warrant!

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The Electronic Frontier Foundation wants to protect you from warrantless searches by computer repair people and they’re looking for your help. […]

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Imagine an Android Phone Without Linux Inside

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Google has plans to replace Linux-based Android with its own built-from-scratch operating system, Fuchsia. Why? Mainly, it seems, to get away from the GPL. […]

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Heed the Prophet Stallman, oh Software Sinners!

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We’re reasonably certain this wasn’t written by the hand of any god. Then again, we haven’t personally met any gods, so how would we know? All we know for sure is that as some good book almost said, “The truth shall make you chuckle.” […]

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