Linus Addresses Criticism for Harsh Language

Oct 21, 2014

Kernel king admits his tone has alienated volunteers, but says the demands of the process require directness.

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Snowdrift.coop The Funding Dilemma

Oct 21, 2014

Snowdrift.coop aims to solve some of the problems facing free software funding by linking the amount of an individual pledge to the number of donors willing to share the financial commitment.

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Leading Open Source Coder Rants about Rants

Oct 07, 2014

Lennart Poettering wants to change the way Linux developers talk to each other.

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ownCloud: The Project That Became a Company ownCloud

Jul 28, 2014

Many companies try to create a free software project around their products; however, ownCloud has taken the opposite approach, creating a company around a project.

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34 Free Software Advocates Elected to European Parliament Free Software Wins in European Elections

Jun 17, 2014

Free software advocacy groups in Europe signed up 162 pro-free software candidates, 34 of whom were elected to the European Parliament.

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Fast-Tracking Speech Recognition The Open Speech Initiative Begins

Mar 10, 2014

OSI seeks to bring advanced speech processing to free software.

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MakePlayLive Releases New Single-Board System Open Hardware Collective Takes on the Big Vendors

Dec 17, 2013

The KDE Vivaldi tablet isn’t here yet, but its development team is proposing cooperative businesses and open hardware as the future of free software.

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The Linux-libre Project Freeing the Linux Kernel

Nov 04, 2013

The Linux kernel and its penguin mascot are widely viewed as the symbol of free and open source software. The truth, however, is that the Linux kernel is only partly free.

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