Yesterday’s Man: The Fall of Richard Stallman

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Although the consensus seems to be that it was time for the founder of the GNU project and the Free Software movement to step down, we shouldn’t forget his many contributions aimed at keeping tech free. […]

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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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In the Depths of the Cloud, Open Source and Proprietary Leviathans Fight to the Death

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Just because open source is winning in the enterprise, that doesn’t mean that the proprietary folks have given up their old tricks. […]

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The Future of Desktop Ubuntu

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With all the changes happening at Canonical, you might wonder what this means for the future of desktop Ubuntu, besides the return to the GNOME desktop. […]

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The Linux Foundation: Not a Friend of Desktop Linux, the GPL, or Openness

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After stirring up a ruckus by using words like “restrictive” and “virus” to describe the GPL in a Linux.com article, the Linux Foundation responds by quietly removing the post from the website.

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