HP Retrofits Ink Cartridge DRM on Printers

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You’ve owned your printer for a year or more, and have happily used off-brand ink cartridges during that time. Suddenly the manufacturer says you can’t do that anymore, and suddenly orders the printer you own […]

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John Weathersby: Selling Open Source to the Federal Government

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It’s a no-brainer to us that free and open source should be the default for governments, because governments should be…well, open. With the Open Technology Center, John Weathersby is working to help bring open source […]

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Surprise! Microsoft Isn’t Blocking Linux on Lenovo Laptops

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It was easy to place the blame on Microsoft in a knee-jerk reaction — and it didn’t help that a Lenovo representative placed blame firmly in Redmond’s lap. It appears, however, that Microsoft’s not involved, […]

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Abigail Cabunoc Mayes: How to Bring Open Source to a Closed Community

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One of the things we took away from this talk is that open source can be fun — and that’s a good thing.

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Abigail Cabunoc Mayes, who works for […]

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Discord at Libreboot Over GNU Withdrawal

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A member of the Libreboot development team has painted a picture of a lead developer who is out-of-control.

It will probably not come as a surprise to anyone who’s been following the news about […]

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