Facebook is testing a new Profile Picture
Android PoliceFacebook is testing a new Profile Picture Guard in IndiaAndroid PoliceThere's a steady march towards the goal of the end user device having absolutely no control, where the provider of the device / internet provider / service provider has complete control. This is the future Richard Stallman warned us about. Sounds ...and more »
Posted on 22 June 2017 | 8:18 am
What does 'open' mean to IT in the cloud
CIOWhat does 'open' mean to IT in the cloud era?CIOOpen source software has its origins in the late 1980s with Richard Stallman's GNU project. Richard was having trouble with a printer, could not get the vendor to fix it, and did not have access to the device driver code to fix it himself. He created ...
Posted on 20 June 2017 | 8:54 am
Para Richard Stallman "La nube" no
RosarioPlus.com (Comunicado de prensa) (Registro)Para Richard Stallman "La nube" no existe | RosarioPlus.comRosarioPlus.com (Comunicado de prensa) (Registro)El fundador del movimiento por el software libre en el mundo, Richard Stallman, fiel a su estilo, desató la polémica al señalar a "La nube" como un artilugio de ...Otorgaron Doctorado Honoris Causa a Richard Stallman, creador ...Jujuy al día (Comunicado de prensa)Richard Stallman: La nube no existeLa RedStallman: La "nube" no existe, la usan para que no preguntemos dónde están nuestros datosLa Voz del InteriorEl Diario de Madryn -CanalARall 7 news articles »
Posted on 12 June 2017 | 1:54 pm
En una persecución: ebrios causaron daños
En una persecución: ebrios causaron daños al móvil policialJujuy al día (Comunicado de prensa)Jujuy al día® – Se invita a la comunidad a la “Conferencia Magistral de Richard Stallman” que se llevará a cabo el día 12 de Junio, en el Anfiteatro de la Facultad de Ingeniería, calle Ítalo Palanca nº 10 de nuestra ciudad. El tema central de la charla ...
Posted on 12 June 2017 | 3:51 am
Santa Ana College shines spotlight on high
OCRegisterSanta Ana College shines spotlight on high school student artOCRegisterBy using Adobe Illustrator, Xie created a digital portrait of Richard Stallman, founder of the Free Software Foundation. “It was a little difficult choosing a person, but I admire Stallman a lot so I ended up going with him for this piece,” Xie said ...
Posted on 5 June 2017 | 3:34 pm
Open Source vs. Chromebooks
The trouble is that it is a short-sighted bargain, as Richard Stallman has pointed out for years. Chromebooks -- and, increasingly, tablets and phones -- are convenient, in that they remove the need to worry about configuring or updating software.
Posted on 18 August 2015 | 3:29 pm
Getting acquainted with Linux: a primer on
GNU stands for GNU’s Not Unix (interestingly, the name doesn’t really mean anything; it’s just a fun name thought out by its inventor Richard Stallman back in 1983.) During the time the only software available was proprietary, which implied it could ...
Posted on 16 August 2015 | 11:03 pm
Can You Get By Using Purely Open Source
And gaming will always be a gray area. Even Richard Stallman, one of the leaders of the free software movement who would probably yell at me for not saying “GNU/Linux” rather than just “Linux”, stated that while he thinks the code in games should ...
Posted on 10 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Police Body Cams Should Turn on
Richard Stallman is famous for creating the GNU operating system, and founding the free software movement, which changed how we develop software. Now he’s published an essay in Technology Review about how police body cams should switch on automatically ...
Posted on 3 August 2015 | 9:35 am
Don’t call it Linux! And other things that
Backstory: Richard Stallman is quite adamant about not having or carrying a cell phone, be it a smartphone or otherwise. One reason, he says, is that these phones always contain at least some non-free software, starting with the firmware and continuing up ...
Posted on 11 June 2015 | 11:01 am