Ken Stark’s Reglue Has Moving Blues

Ken Starks working at Reglue

Reglue, which refurbishes used computers and installs Linux on them for use by school students who can’t afford a computer, has to move to new digs. […]

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Can the Linux Foundation Speak for Free Software?

Linus Torvalds Linux Fountation's LinuxCon North America 2016

Although the Linux Foundation seems to represent Linux and the entire Linux user community, many community members have complained for years that the organization has defaulted to representing only the interests of its corporate membership. […]

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Who Will Succeed the Current Free Software Leaders

Most FOSS leaders came into prominence during the 1980s and 90s and are now approaching, or have passed, the age when most people retire. Are free software organizations ready for the change that appears to be just around the corner? […]

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What Free Software, FOSS, and Open Source Share in Common

Although the numerous approaches to open source sometimes seem at odds with each other, users and developers of open source software — whether licensed “copyleft” or “permissive” — are travelling similar roads. […]

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Lessons Using Linux and Other Free Software Taught Me

Screenshot from GNU of Trisquel Linux distro

Even if you’re a liberal arts major with no background in technology or science, using Linux and other free software can empower you to take control of your computing environments. […]

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