Free Software Foundation founder Richard Stallman, who has spoken out about his disdain for cloud computing in the past, extends his criticism to Chrome OS in a recent interview.
His views rile up plenty of people, but the free-software movement founder raises real concerns about e-book restrictions. Taxing ISPs isn't the solution, though.
Richard Stallman gets a GPL house, while Steve Ballmer may need something to help him relax.
This story has been edited to clarify Miguel de Icaza's position on Mono and the risk of patent infringement.
The GNU project founder has urged developers to drop use of the open-source toolset, saying it could expose their work to legal action from Microsoft.
The Free Software Foundation founder says that the industry's latest trend ultimately will result in vendor lock-in and escalating costs for users.
Richard Stallman acknowledges that the GPL can't guarantee software freedom, but Apache licensing just might.
Richard Stallman helped to create the problem that he's now warning us to avoid in cloud computing.