Slashdot Items Tagged "freesoftware"

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Friday November 17, 2017 @01:10PM Proprietary Software is the Driver of Unprecedented Surveillance: Richard Stallman
Tuesday November 08, 2016 @10:04AM DRM is Used to Lock in, Control and Spy on Users, Says Free Software Foundation
Monday August 01, 2016 @07:57PM PSA: Windows 10 Is Still Free For Those Who Use Assistive Technologies
Saturday June 18, 2016 @05:02PM KDE Bug Fixed After 13 Years
Saturday May 28, 2016 @12:30PM Op-ed: Oracle Attorney Says Google's Court Victory Might Kill the GPL
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @05:48AM Italian Military To Save Up To 29 Million Euro By Migrating To LibreOffice
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @01:59PM No One Should Have To Use Proprietary Software To Communicate With Their Government
Thursday April 28, 2016 @11:08AM Almost Two-Thirds of Software Companies Contributing To Open Source, Says Survey
Tuesday April 26, 2016 @11:03AM Open365 Is An Open Source Alternative to Microsoft Office 365
Monday April 04, 2016 @10:19AM US Govt Commits To Publish Publicly Financed Software Under FOSS
Thursday March 31, 2016 @11:29AM Microsoft Makes Xamarin Free In Visual Studio, Will Open Source Core Xamarin Tech
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @11:21AM MIT Media Lab Defaults To Free and Open Source Software
Monday March 21, 2016 @07:32AM Toonz Software, Used By Studio Ghibli and 'Futurama', Goes Free and Open Source
Sunday March 20, 2016 @10:21PM Meet UbuntuBSD, UNIX For Human Beings
Sunday March 20, 2016 @10:51AM Snowden: What Happened In 2013 Couldn't Have Happened Without Free Software
Friday March 18, 2016 @09:47AM NY Bill Would Provide Tax Credit For Open Source Contributors
Thursday March 17, 2016 @10:38PM Microsoft Tries Hard To Play Nice With Open Source, But There's an Elephant In the Room
Sunday March 13, 2016 @08:46AM GNU Project Introduces Gneural Network AI Package
Friday March 04, 2016 @08:34AM MAME Released Under OSI-Compliant, FSF-Approved License
Wednesday February 17, 2016 @09:25AM ReactOS 0.4 Brings Open Source Windows Closer To Reality
Monday February 08, 2016 @01:09PM Talos Secure Workstation Is Free-Software Centric — and $3100 [Updated]
Sunday January 31, 2016 @11:12AM GNU Hurd Begins Supporting Sound, Still Working On 64-bit & USB Support
Saturday January 09, 2016 @01:51PM The FSF Is 30 Years Old; Where Should They Go From Here?
Saturday December 26, 2015 @02:54PM APT Speed For Incremental Updates Gets a Massive Performance Boost
Thursday November 26, 2015 @02:25PM Software Freedom Conservancy Asks For Supporters
Saturday November 14, 2015 @09:03AM Freeciv Founded 20 Years Ago Today
Sunday November 01, 2015 @08:33AM GNU Hurd 0.7 and GNU Mach 1.6 Released
Friday October 23, 2015 @07:42PM Full Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement Intellectual Property Chapter Analyzed
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @08:41AM Italian Military To Switch To LibreOffice and ODF
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @11:07AM The Free Software Foundation: 30 Years In
Sunday August 30, 2015 @02:49PM Linux Kernel 4.2 Released
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @08:33AM Happy Birthday, Linux! An OS At 24
Wednesday August 05, 2015 @06:11AM Largest DebConf Ever Will Hit Heidelberg In Mid-August
Thursday June 18, 2015 @11:23AM LibreOffice Now Available On Apple's Mac App Store
Thursday June 04, 2015 @10:55AM MediaGoblin 0.8.0 "A Gallery of Fine Creatures" Released
Thursday May 21, 2015 @09:55AM Pre-Orders Start For Neo900 Open Source Phone
Wednesday May 06, 2015 @02:04PM Why Was Linux the Kernel That Succeeded?
Wednesday April 22, 2015 @05:20PM GCC 5.1 Released
Friday April 10, 2015 @05:10PM GCC 5.0 To Support OpenMP 4.0, Intel Cilk Plus, C++14
Thursday April 09, 2015 @10:47AM The New Struggles Facing Open Source
Thursday March 26, 2015 @08:34AM GNOME 3.16 Released
Thursday March 05, 2015 @12:21PM Software Freedom Conservancy Funds GPL Suit Against VMWare
Monday March 02, 2015 @10:25PM Ask Slashdot: Which Classic OOP Compiled Language: Objective-C Or C++?
Sunday February 08, 2015 @05:07PM RMS Objects To Support For LLVM's Debugger In GNU Emacs's Gud.el
Thursday January 29, 2015 @05:41PM FSF-Endorsed Libreboot X200 Laptop Comes With Intel's AMT Removed
Saturday January 17, 2015 @11:31PM The Free Educational Software GCompris Comes To Android
Thursday December 25, 2014 @10:18PM Linux 3.19 Kernel To Start 2015 With Many New Features
Monday October 20, 2014 @04:37PM GNU Emacs 24.4 Released Today
Monday October 20, 2014 @04:07PM Help ESR Stamp Out CVS and SVN In Our Lifetime
Monday October 20, 2014 @02:44PM Debian's Systemd Adoption Inspires Threat of Fork
Monday October 20, 2014 @08:56AM Ubuntu Turns 10
Sunday September 07, 2014 @10:59AM Stallman Does Slides -- and Brevity -- For TEDx
Tuesday August 26, 2014 @02:21PM MediaGoblin 0.7.0 "Time Traveler's Delight" Released
Sunday August 24, 2014 @12:58PM If Java Wasn't Cool 10 Years Ago, What About Now?
Tuesday August 12, 2014 @12:06PM Larry Rosen: A Case Study In Understanding (and Enforcing) the GPL
Sunday July 27, 2014 @05:03PM Valencia Linux School Distro Saves 36 Million Euro
Thursday June 05, 2014 @12:28PM A Year After Snowden's Disclosures, EFF, FSF Want You To Fight Surveillance
Sunday May 25, 2014 @09:23AM R Throwdown Challenge
Thursday May 08, 2014 @07:32AM Ask Slashdot: Practical Alternatives To Systemd?
Tuesday May 06, 2014 @06:56AM Richard Stallman Answers Your Questions
Tuesday April 29, 2014 @11:49AM After a Long wait, GNU Screen Gets Refreshed
Tuesday April 15, 2014 @07:18AM Lucas Nussbaum Re-Elected As Debian Project Leader
Thursday March 13, 2014 @07:34AM Replicant Hackers Find and Close Samsung Galaxy Back-door
Saturday February 22, 2014 @09:01AM Open Source Video Editor Pitivi Seeks Crowdfunding to Reach 1.0
Tuesday February 11, 2014 @08:23AM Godot Game Engine Released Under MIT License
Saturday February 08, 2014 @02:59PM LLVM & GCC Compiler Developers To Begin Collaborating
Monday January 06, 2014 @03:51PM Emacs Needs To Move To GitHub, Says ESR
Thursday December 19, 2013 @01:56PM Free Software Foundation Endorses a "Truly Free" Laptop
Thursday December 19, 2013 @10:40AM Comparing G++ and Intel Compilers and Vectorized Code
Sunday November 17, 2013 @08:28PM GCC 4.9 Coming With Big New Features
Thursday November 14, 2013 @04:57PM POV-Ray Is Now FLOSS
Saturday November 02, 2013 @12:13PM Ask Slashdot: Easy, Open Source Desktop-Sharing Software?
Saturday November 02, 2013 @11:37AM OpenPhoenux Neo900 Bills Itself As Successor To Nokia's N900
Tuesday October 29, 2013 @06:53AM GCC 4.9 To See Significant Upgrades In 2014
Thursday October 10, 2013 @09:24AM GNU Make 4.0 Released
Friday September 27, 2013 @06:42PM GNU Hurd 0.5, GNU Mach 1.4, GNU MIG 1.4 Released
Thursday September 05, 2013 @11:36AM GNU MediaGoblin 0.5.0 "Goblin Force" Released
Friday August 16, 2013 @07:23PM Amarok 2.8 "Return To the Origin" Released
Tuesday July 30, 2013 @10:27AM German Court Finds Fantec Responsible For GPL Violation On Third-Party Code
Thursday June 13, 2013 @10:26AM Learn About the FRDCSA 'Weak AI' Project (Video)
Tuesday June 04, 2013 @09:14AM Indian FOSS Evangelist Atul Chitnis Dead At 51
Saturday May 04, 2013 @10:42PM Debian 7.0 ("Wheezy") Released
Saturday April 20, 2013 @07:56AM LLVM Clang Compiler Now C++11 Feature Complete
Thursday April 18, 2013 @01:43PM Debian 7.0 ('Wheezy') Release Planned For 1st Weekend in May
Sunday April 07, 2013 @11:29PM Video Editor Kdenlive 0.9.6 Released
Saturday March 23, 2013 @07:53PM 2012 Free Software Award Winners Announced
Tuesday February 12, 2013 @12:53PM OpenOffice: Worth $21 Million Per Day, If It Were Microsoft Office
Tuesday January 08, 2013 @11:48AM Adobe's Strange Software Giveaway: Goof, Or Clever Marketing?
Friday January 04, 2013 @07:23PM The Android SDK Is No Longer Free Software
Sunday December 30, 2012 @01:24PM FSF Does Want Secure Boot; They Just Want It Under User Control
Thursday December 27, 2012 @04:02PM GNU C Library 2.17 Announced, Includes Support For 64-bit ARM
Friday December 21, 2012 @06:59PM GNU Hands Out Trisquel At a Microsoft Store
Tuesday December 04, 2012 @01:38PM Linus Torvalds Delays Linux 3.7, Releases 3.7-rc8 Kernel Instead
Friday October 19, 2012 @05:37PM FSF Opens Nominations For Free Software Awards 2012
Friday September 21, 2012 @07:05PM GPL Kerfuffle Takes Xbian For Raspberry Pi Offline
Thursday July 05, 2012 @07:05AM Liberated Pixel Cup: Art Entries Closed; Code Competition Begins
Wednesday May 30, 2012 @07:33PM SFC Expands GPL Compliance Efforts To Samba, Linux, and Other Projects
Tuesday May 01, 2012 @07:15AM Is GPL Licensing In Decline?
Thursday March 22, 2012 @04:49PM GCC Turns 25
Saturday December 17, 2011 @12:36PM GPL, Copyleft Use Declining Fast
Thursday October 20, 2011 @07:33AM Microtouch: 8-bit Open Source Media Device
Saturday September 17, 2011 @06:13AM Celebrate Software Freedom Today
Thursday August 25, 2011 @07:30PM RealNetworks Sues Dutch Webmaster Over Hyperlink To Freeware
Saturday July 23, 2011 @04:28PM Registration Opens For Software Freedom Day 2011
Saturday July 09, 2011 @11:15PM Debian, SFLC Publish Patent Advice For Community Distros
Monday May 09, 2011 @06:15AM AMD To Support Coreboot On All Upcoming Processors
Sunday May 08, 2011 @11:35PM 2 RMS Books Hit Version 2.0
Tuesday March 08, 2011 @06:29PM Android Devices Are Hives of License Violations
Saturday March 05, 2011 @10:28AM AMD Provides Fusion Support For Coreboot
Thursday August 26, 2010 @06:39PM Glibc Is Finally Free Software
Tuesday July 27, 2010 @11:48AM Free Software, a Matter of Life and Death
Wednesday May 26, 2010 @02:59PM FSF Asks Apple To Comply With the GPL For Clone of GNU Go
Thursday May 06, 2010 @10:26AM MMORPG Ryzom Released Under AGPL
Sunday November 15, 2009 @03:30PM Free Software For All Russian Schools In Jeopardy
Tuesday November 10, 2009 @11:44AM SFLC Finds One New GPL Violation Per Day
Tuesday May 09, 2006 @11:28PM Kevin Carmony Responds to Criticism