PBS Digital Studios Asks ‘Should Everything Be Open Source?’

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The Video Screening Room

The DMCA doesn’t just make it illegal for you to circumvent DRM to rip and burn a DVD of ‘War Games’ or to install a pirated copy of Windows. It also […]

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Tuesday Is ‘International Day Against DRM’

International Day Against DRM

On Tuesday, May 3, people in communities around the world will gather to take a stand against digital rights management.

Tuesday May 3 is International Day Against DRM, which for ten years has been […]

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SCO Again Returns From Dead, Plans Appeal

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FOSS Force has learned that we shouldn’t write obituaries until we actually see a death certificate. SCO intends to file an appeal over the dismissal of its case against IBM.

On Feburary 29, we […]

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Free Tech Refresher: OSS Isn’t Always FOSS

FSF Respects Your Freedom Mark

In recent years, it has become common for the terms “open source” and “FOSS” to be used interchangeably. While it’s true that all FOSS is also open source, it’s also true that being open source […]

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Oops! We Broke the DRM on This Blu-ray

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The Heart of Linux

Looking for a way to store a Blu-ray movie on a hard drive and finding it.

Most people who’ve read my work in the past 10 years can attest to the […]

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