Citizens Referendum: Anti-Censorship Petition Before German Bundestag

May 08, 2009

The night of May 7 a petition against Internet censorship hit the magic number of 50,000 signatures required for consideration by the Bundestag, the lower house of the German Parliament.

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Patents, Protests, Plebiscites, and Protecting your freedom Lunch with Richard Stallman

Apr 28, 2009

When he attended a rally in Munich this month, Richard Stallman took time out of his busy schedule to talk with our News Editor, Britta Wülfing. The conversation covered everything from Software as a Service, to patents, protests, international politics, and protecting your freedom.

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Richard Stallman, Farmers and the German CSU Party Unite Against Patents

Apr 16, 2009

Members of the Foundation for Free Information Infrastructure (FFII), the Piratenpartei (Pirate Party), Greenpeace, the Misereor Catholic organization, and farmers' unions against the European Patent Office (EPO) recently assembled at a rally in Munich, Germany. Demonstrators included Richard Stallman, who added his own testimonial to those united against the EPO.

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Video Interview with Zend CEO Andi Gutmans

Apr 09, 2009

The PHP architect and CEO Zend Technologies, Andi Gutmans, about the future of the company and the scripting language.

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Linux at Your Fingertip

Mar 31, 2009

Finnish software developer Jerry Jalava uses Linux on a USB stick, although in a rather unusual way: the USB is part of his prosthetic finger.

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Video Interview with Kernel Developer Peter Anvin

Mar 26, 2009

Bootloader Syslinux developer Peter Anvin, since 1992 kernel developer, gives an insight into his work.

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CeBIT 2009: Watch Talks on Video for Free

Mar 21, 2009

The talks with the presentation slides from CeBIT Open Source 2009 are online now - watch more than fifty experts giving lectures for free.

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Tasmanian Devil Mascot for Kernel 2.6.29

Mar 18, 2009

Linus Torvalds announced at the Australian Linux.conf.au that he wants to make the conference mascot, the Tasmanian Devil (considering that the conference took place in Hobart, Tasmania) the new logo for Linux Kernel 2.6.29.

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