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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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Richard Stallman: Break free of e-book 'chains'

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.

By June 7, 2011

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Stallman: Chrome OS is 'careless computing'

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.

By December 14, 2010

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Stallman: GPL doesn't guarantee software freedom

Richard Stallman acknowledges that the GPL can't guarantee software freedom, but Apache licensing just might.

By October 20, 2009

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Richard Stallman finds a home

Richard Stallman gets a GPL house, while Steve Ballmer may need something to help him relax.

By September 12, 2009

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Stallman warns of Mono 'risk'

This story has been edited to clarify Miguel de Icaza's position on Mono and the risk of patent infringement.

By July 1, 2009

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Stallman warns of Mono 'risk'

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.

By June 30, 2009

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Ubuntu misses Stallman's cloud-computing rant

When choosing an IT system, you don't choose what will be most profitable for your vendor. You choose what works, and SaaS and open source "just work."

By October 1, 2008

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It's time to embrace software's auto-update era

As software becomes a constant work in progress, it's time to let its makers bear responsibility for keeping it current.

By December 20, 2010

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Buzz Out Loud 1371: Zuckerberg: Man of the Year? Well, yeah, actually. (podcast)

Our response to Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg being named Time's Person of the Year? Um, actually, that kind of makes sense. Also, Yahoo makes some deep cuts, but the tech community rallies with job offers and free beer. And Gawker's password mess proves once again (as if you needed any proof) that you really, really, REALLY shouldn't poke the bear. We told you so. --Molly

By December 15, 2010