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Free Software Foundation attacks DRM in HTML video

In cooperation with the Electronic Frontier Foundation and others, the free-software organization calls on the W3C to keep DRM out of Web standards.

By April 25, 2013

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FSF promotes freedom with a closed Web site

The Free Software Foundation has launched a campaign against Microsoft denouncing its proprietary software...with a Web site that is also largely proprietary.

By August 26, 2009

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The open-source license landscape is changing

There is an ongoing shift toward open-source licenses that are more permissive, reflecting an increased emphasis on building communities rather than protecting against free-riders.

By June 17, 2011

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Nintendo owns your 3DS photos, will brick consoles running pirated games

The 3DS end-user licence agreement states that the big N owns the rights to photos you take using the console, can access your personal data, and can break your device if you play pirated games.

By May 18, 2011

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Cisco discovers the FSF wasn't joking

The Free Software Foundation has patiently worked with the networking giant on General Public License compliance for too long. No more.

By December 12, 2008

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FSF launches a denial-of-service attack on Apple's Genius Bars

The Free Software Foundation is making itself irrelevant...again, this time by fighting against Genius Bars everywhere.

By July 26, 2008

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Free software is dead. Long live open source

Open source has displaced free software in the broad open-source movement because it enables businesses and individuals to focus on code, not ideology.

By September 25, 2009

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Microsoft pushes for single global patent system

Company wants to see a single world patent body established to "promote innovation, enrich knowledge, and encourage competition."

By September 2, 2009

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Free Software Foundation hates the iPhone, proposes ugly alternative

The FSF is doing itself no favors by promoting freedom that looks as ugly as it likely sounds.

By July 18, 2008

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New and Noteworthy: FSF plans Anti-Apple DRM rallies; Wibree to challenge Blutooth; Steve Jobs will give keynote speech at Macwo

New and Noteworthy: FSF plans Anti-Apple DRM rallies; Wibree to challenge Blutooth; Steve Jobs will give keynote speech at Macwo

By October 3, 2006